BREWER – The ‚ÄúGift of Intensification‚ÄĚ is the theme of the 15th annual Maine State Charismatic Conference at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 23 at St. Joseph Church in Brewer. More than 200 people from around the state are expected to gather and hear the Rev. Tom DiLorenzo, founder and host of ‚ÄúIn Season And Out Of Season,‚ÄĚ a nationwide Catholic, evangelical outreach program featured on radio, cable tv and the Internet.
He will present three talks designed to help people intensify their relationship with God, allowing him to become the center of their lives. DiLorenzo will discuss the purpose, meaning and value of praise, yielding to the Holy Spirit and stoking the fire in prayer groups
The day will conclude with prayer for the release of the Holy Spirit and a healing service led by the Rev. Richard P. Rice, liaison for the Charismatic Renewal in the Diocese of Portland.
The Portland Diocesan Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service Committee organizes the event, which brings together members of Maine‚Äôs Charismatic prayer communities to celebrate and grow in the Holy Spirit.
Cost is $30 per person, $7 for youth 18 and under and includes lunch. Interested participants may contact Mary Livingstone of Brownville at 965-8536 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Contact Name: Sandi Guillemette, chairperson
Telephone Number: (207)324-4006