New 2020 Programs

St. Mary’s Sewanee is pleased to announce a full slate of retreats and workshops for the remainder of 2020, with a diverse groups of presenters and a variety of options for participants. Registration is open for all events. Centering Prayer full-day retreats, based on the format of the multi-day retreats offered in the past at… Read More »

St. Mary’s Sewanee Announces Online Offerings

In response to the social distancing recommended during Covid-19, St. Mary’s Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development is pleased to announce that it is offering retreat options in an online format at no charge. “At St. Mary’s Sewanee, we are exploring new ways of finding peace together, even when we must stay apart,” said… Read More »

St. Mary’s Sewanee Comes to You!

Maybe you cannot get to New Hope Bluff on retreat right now…. Perhaps you want just a nugget of inspiration or a daily dose of positivity…… No matter what your situation, we’ve got those things for you. Sign up here for First Light, a Monday-through-Friday email that is the briefest of morning inspirational messages. One beautiful photograph;… Read More »

Instagram Inspiration

Social media can be a drag, a time suck, an energy sap. St. Mary’s Sewanee wants to change that for you. Each weekday, we post a positive inspirational message to both Instagram and Facebook so that your news feed is filled with good words and good images. It won’t be like going on a retreat,… Read More »