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A Summer with Simplicity
Join me in my backyard!


  • Gatherings kick off on Wednesday Mornings- June 7th, 2023

  • Five Wednesday mornings / 9:30-11am 

  • At my home in Palatine


We'll use this little book Called: Simplicity by Mindy Caliguire -and enjoy some light conversations around the Christian virtue of simplicity and enjoy some prayer experiences together.


Jesus said;

I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you.

Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly.”

Mt 11:30 MSG Paraphrase



Wed. June 7th - Say hello & a prayer experience (nothing to read prior)

Wed. June 21st - We'll discuss Experience One / Seeking Simplicity


No gathering Wed. July 5th - due to July 4th travels

Wed. July 19th - We'll discuss Experience Two / Dealing with Duplicity


Wed. Aug. 2nd - We'll discuss Experience Three / Moving Toward Simplicity

Wed. Aug. 16th - We'll end with discussing Experience Four / Simplicity as a Way of Life

Come even if you can't make every gathering!  

  • STUDY GUIDE: You can purchase the short study guide  Called Simplicity by Mindy Caliguireon your own.  You don't need to read anything before our 1st gathering (You might need to get it used and order early- or there is a kindle version available too)

Please RSVP- by either emailing me or filling out the contact form so that I know you are coming!  Thanks

"Simplicity means

taking action to align

one's exterior world with

one's interior values

and commitment to God"

-Mindy Caliguire; Simplicity

an extended bibliography:

Freedom of Simplicity: Finding Harmony in a Complex World / by Richard Foster

Holy Simplicity: The Little Way of Mother Teresa, Dorothy Day & Therese of Lisieux

Holy Simplicity / by Fr. Raoul Plus

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