Contemplative Outreach of Central & Eastern North Carolina

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The Centering Prayer Groups of 
Contemplative Outreach of Central & Eastern North Carolina

Each Centering Prayer group reflects the faith journey of the individuals within it. Each group, therefore, has a slightly different format, though all practice centering or contemplative prayer. For a Centering Prayer Group near you, consult the list.

To correct information, or to add your group, contact:
​Al Sabow, contemplativeoutreachnc@gmail.com

Apex

St. Andrew Catholic Church: Mon., 7 pm, Judi Gaitens, phone: 919-469-3895 or judi_Gaitens@nc.rr.com

Cary

Cary Presbyterian/St. Paul’s Episcopal: Cary Presbyterian Church, Room #205, "The Parlor," Friday, 9:00am to 10:00a.m., Diane Garber, 919-469-1337 or dianegarber@mac.com or Martha Waters, 919-469-5154, or martha.wtrs@gmail.com . There is one labyrinth available for prayer and meditation at the Church. The outdoor labyrinth is in the wooded area behind the church. Look for the "Labyrinth" sign on the edge of the parking lot. It is available at any time. For more information go to Labyrinths .

First United Methodist Church of Cary:  117 S. Academy Street, Cary, NC, 919-467-1861, the second and fourth Thursday evenings of the month, 6:45-7:45pm, located in the Philathea Room on the Sanctuary end of the block. For more info, pls contact Lin Osborne  lindley.osborne@gmail.com

Kirk of Kildaire, Presbyterian: 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., April Austin, sunflower.austin@gmail.com

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic ChurchTuesday, 9:45-11:15am, Conference Room 1 at the Archangel Conference Cntr. next to the main church. Please contact Jackie Weidner, 919-467-2914 or jackie.l.weidner@gmail.com 


Chapel Hill

Chapel of the Cross: Rm 303, Tuesday, 5:00-6:30 p.m, for information call or email Pat Moore, 919-967-4658, lpmoore@gmail.com  or  Watty Bowes, 919-929-3323, wbowes@gmail.com

Church of Reconciliation: First Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30 pm, Carol Eckerman, phone: 919-918-3418, or cecker@duke.edu

Newman Center at University of North Carolina:  Monday 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., Jon Henz, 
720-422-0579, thezendao@yahoo.com

University United Methodist Church: Friday, 7:15-8:00 am, Synthia Foskey, phone: 919-403-0623, or synthia.foskey@gmail.com

Amity United Methodist Church: 825 N. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. For more information, please contact Margaret Moore, margaret_moore@unc.edu

Durham

Holy Cross Church: Weekly on Tuesday night at 7:00pm, Contact Vera Alston, phone: 919-688-2438, or veraalston@msn.com

Holy Infant Church: Tuesday, 8 am, Susan Modrak, phone: 919-489-5592, spmodrak@gmail.com

Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church: Every Friday at noon in the pastor's office, contact: Mary Z. Luckenbaugh, martinmz@aol.com.Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, 927 West Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701, 919-682-3865

Raleigh

White Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2006 McDonald Lane, Raleigh, NC.
Centering Prayer is offered the first, third, and fifth Tuesdays of each month, 6:00-6:45pm, room W400. All are welcome. 

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: Thursday,11:45 a.m., Peggy Ruopp, phone: 919-795-3975, or peggyruopp@gmail.com

Holland's United Methodist Church: Monday, 6:30pm-8:00pm, 9433 Ten Ten Road, Raleigh, Call Jeremy Absher, phone 919 772 5294 Ext 20 or email jeremy@hollandsumc.org 

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church: (Room 402) Thursday, 9:35 am and 7:30 pm., Alice Stanford,  919-781-5860, or stanfordalice1@gmail.com
Mornings of Prayer every fourth Saturday of every month, meet at St. Mary of the Angels Chapel at 9:00am, St Francis Church Campus. 

St. Giles Presbyterian Church: Wednesday, 7 a.m., Adult Center Parlor, Lib McClenny, phone: 919-781-2850, or rbilibjr@aol.com

For information in the following areas, e-mail the facilitators below:
Greenville: Ann Harrington, all826@suddenlink.net
Arapahoe: Christa Metzger, christame@earthlink.net
Burlington: Blessed Sacrament Church: Hope Phinney, rhp@clearwire.net
New Bern: Ruth Cox, ruthpcox@msn.com
Southern Pines: Penny O'Donnell, PennySouthPines@aol.com
Wilmington: Joan Regan, joanaregan@yahoo.com