Every year, the PIMC community gets together for a Karma Yoga Party, to do a bit of spring cleaning and light maintenance at the dharma hall. Here are the essentials:
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Due to an unfortunate mishap Robert's YouTube channel got deleted. We've created a new one here and already begun to upload content to it. New videos will be posted here from now on. If you were subscribed to the old channel and wish to receive notifications of new videos, please go ahead and subscibe to the new one. Sorry for the inconvenience!
We're celebrating our special PIMC community at noon on Sunday, March 26 . We're calling it "Thank You Sunday" because we are grateful for everyone who supports PIMC through their time, talents and treasure. Join us at noon after the morning meditation for a special social time and a chance to learn more about how your gifts have turned into Dharma.
The Buddha's Teaching on the Divine Abodes. A five week class starting Thursday April 6th, 2017 at 6pm, taught by Doug Pullin.
"This is what should be done
By one who is skilled in goodness
And who knows the path of peace ....."
The Metta Sutta
Deepen your experience of love, compassion, joy and peace.
Show and Tell, round 2! Friday, March 10th, 6pm-9pm.
Following a successful night of community and sharing last October, by popular demand, we have brought back the PIMC Talent Night!
Peace in the Midst of Everything - A Day of Meditation and Ease with Robert Beatty, Saturday March 25th, 9am - 4:00pm.
Peace does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble or hard work. It means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart.
With Doyle Banks - One-Day Retreat March 4th - Tuesday evenings, 6:30 - 8:30 pm 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28.
You've heard that Skillful (Wise, or Right) Speech is part of the Noble Eightfold Path but..."how" do you do it?
One of the most effective and powerful ways to apply this part of the Dharma is with a tool called "Nonviolent Communication" (a.k.a Compassionate Communication or NVC).
This series of classes with Robert will help you really establish a daily practice.
What is holding you back from more fully committing to your meditation practice? You have enough experience and knowledge to realize that your spiritual life and your meditation are the most important things in your life, yet somehow you don't quite commit to it.
Saturday February 25th, 9am-5pm.
Refuge Recovery: Is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation of the recovery process. Those struggling with any form of addiction greatly benefit when they are able to understand the suffering that addiction has created while developing compassion for the pain they have experienced. We hope to serve you, and meet you on the path.