with Cheryl Slean, 7-12 January 2018 The Buddha taught that the causes of our stress and suffering can be understood and released through meditative insight, a natural, spontaneous process of intuitive knowing that begins with […]
Dave Smith, a Buddhist meditation teacher and addiction treatment specialist, held a 7 day silent Retreat at New Life. We spoke with a few of the 32 participants before they entered the retreat and caught up with them afterwards to see the changes the experience had brought them.
Recently New Life had the privilege of hosting Enrique Collazo as a special guest speaker. his words were filled with love, compassion and a deep-rooted sense of empathy for those of us in recovery. He spoke of the importance of learning to sit with and feel not just comfortable feelings in life, but the uncomfortable and challenging, as well.
A very special guest teacher will be coming to lead an insight meditation retreat here at New Life next year – Dave Smith from Against the Stream Nashville meditation centre. Find out why his approach to Buddhist practice is something that resonates with us here at New Life.