What Is ClereStory?

Architecturally, the “clerestory” (pronounced “CLEAR-Story”) is the highest point of a wall containing windows that let in light.

The unique story of people and institutions define and direct their actions. ClereStory is a process of shining a light on inherited narratives to identify their purpose and value. Identification leads to the Construction of a “new story” that redeems our past and focuses our attention and energies on desired future outcomes.

A retreat with Richard Rohr at the Center for Action and Contemplation

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A life-changing day of discovery where participants discover the principles necessary to clarify their vision and create a plan of action to achieve it. You process the stories that have shaped your present, and develop a vision for your preferred future. This is a dynamic environment of practical presentations and strategic small group sessions designed to  give you a clear sense of direction and meaning.

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You will be introduced participants to the stories of men and women who are successfully building infrastructure for financial stability in the market place and ministry. Participants gain access to models of successful initiatives being implemented across the country that are creating jobs, funding small business startups, and identifying resources for community based ministry.

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