• October 7 to October 9, 2022



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Spirituality in Aging: Recovery through the Years

Center City, MN

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Together, we're a force of healing and hope. Together, we're a source of inspiration and friendship. And together, through the ages, we're on a journey—side-by-side—to long-term recovery. Join us for a weekend focused on teachings, self-reflection and group participation as spiritual teacher Gene Murphy explores:
At this retreat, you will embark on a thoughtful and powerful journey of all that life has brought and continues to bring forward, including loss and the contemplation of death. You'll leave with a spiritual toolbox filled with the hope and tools needed to sustain the rest of your recovery journey. 


Friday, October 7 to Sunday, October 9

Please call the Renewal Center at 1-800-262-4882 for more information and to register.

Dan Anderson Renewal Center
15251 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Center City, MN 55012

About the Presenter

Gene Murphy Gene Murphy followed his calling to priesthood later in life, leading him to Wisconsin seminary and into his role as a priest in the Diocese of Superior, Wisconsin. After retiring this year, Murphy continues to celebrate the Sacraments and is actively involved in Alcoholics Anonymous. As someone who has always been deeply interested in life's aging process, the various stages of life and the unique characteristics of those stages, Murphy is excited to share his research on aging, including its advantages and how it relates to recovery. 


*COVID-19 Mitigation Requirements
Guests who attend in-person Renewal Center programs on the Center City campus must agree to the following COVID-19 mitigation requirements:

HAZELDEN BETTY FORD FOUNDATION PHOTO POLICY: By attending this public event, I hereby grant the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation the right to use and publish photographs and videos of me, or in which I may be included, for editorial trade, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner and medium and to alter the same without restriction. I hereby release the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and its legal representatives and assigns for all claims and liability relating to said photographs and videos.


The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs. As the nation's leading nonprofit provider of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient addiction and mental health care for adults and youth, the Foundation has treatment centers and telehealth services nationwide as well as a network of collaborators throughout health care. Through charitable support and a commitment to innovation, the Foundation is able to continually enhance care, research, programs and services, and help more people. With a legacy that began in 1949 and includes the 1982 founding of the Betty Ford Center, the Foundation today is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in its services and throughout the organization, which also encompasses a graduate school of addiction studies, a publishing division, an addiction research center, recovery advocacy and thought leadership, professional and medical education programs, school-based prevention resources and a specialized program for children who grow up in families with addiction.

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