Welcome to the Galilee Retreat Centre
Situated next to an old growth forest overlooking the Ottawa River, Galilee Centre is a welcoming holistic spiritual life centre that is an oasis of peace, care and comfort.
Sponsored by OMI Lacombe, our mission is to provide an environment, programs and services which nurture people’s personal and spiritual growth, enabling them to contribute to a healthier world.
We welcome both individual guests and groups.
To view our google calendar with upcoming events and programs click here.
"There is nothing so secular that it cannot be sacred, and that is one of the deepest messages of the Incarnation.”
Madeleine L'EnglePosted: December 18th, 2014
Facilitated by Dr. Steven Hick, Ph.D., Director, MBSR Ottawa and retired Carleton University Professor in Social Work.
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction is an approach to self-care that will help one to deal with stress, pain and illness. The techniques that are taught help people learn to focus awareness on body sensations, thoughts, and emotions in a nonjudgmental way.
The 5-day MBSR training is a residential event, open to everyone and is designed to introduce Mindulness practice as a way of reducing stress and developing greater balance, control and fuller participation in your life....Learn more
Come join us for our 3rd annual Solstice 5km/Run or 2.5km/Walk, Friday, December 19, 2014. The run begins at 6:00 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:00 p.m. $25/person or $60 family....Learn more