Come join us, as we share our experiences of trusting and healing in the Lord.
St. Joseph Healing Ministry Retreat 43rd Annual Healing Retreat Fort Worden Conference Center Port Townsend, WA February 14, 15, 16, 2020
Father Dave Pivonka
Dave Pivonka, TOR, is a nationally known author and speaker. He also leads pilgrimages to some of the holiest sites in the world. He spends much of his time helping others come to know God’s love for them through preaching, writing, CDs, and other spiritual outreaches. Father Dave’s books include Spiritual Freedom: God’s Life Changing Gift, Hiking the Camino: 500 Miles with Jesus, and Encounter Jesus: From Discovery to Discipleship. In the Fall of 2015, Fr. Dave released a new book: “Breath of God – Living a life led by the Holy Spirit.” Fr. Dave has held several ministry positions at Franciscan University of Steubenville and is actively involved in the highly successful summer conferences program. Father is a member of the Sacred Heart Province of Franciscan Friars of the Third Order Regular. He is presently the director of Franciscan Pathways, an evangelistic outreach of his Franciscan Community. http://www.franciscanstor.org/
Father David Jimenez
Fr. David Jimenez is the current pastor of St. Andrew’s parish in Ellensburg, WA. Fr. David was born in 1967 in Santiago de Veraguas, Panama. During the mid-70 the Charismatic Renewal movement arrived in Panama, where Fr. David’s family was involved in it from its beginning. From these childhood experiences with the Charismatic Renewal, Fr. David decided to become a priest. He attended St. Peter the Apostle seminary in Cali, Colombia from 1988 to 1994 and Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA from June to December 1994. Fr. David was ordained to the priesthood on September 1st, 1995 at St. Paul Cathedral in Yakima, WA. After serving in different parishes, he was sent to study canon law at the Pontifical University in Mexico City in 2003, where he received a licentiate degree in canon law in June, 2006. During his last two years in Mexico City, Fr. David hosted a weekly TV program, the Power of Prayer, at Maria Vision, the international Catholic TV station, where he also celebrated the Holy Mass once a week. After returning to Yakima, Fr. David was named pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes parish in Selah, WA; as well as tribunal judge in the Office of Canonical Concerns in Yakima. During his priesthood, Fr. David has helped at numerous retreats where he has witnessed the power of the Holy Spirit changing hearts and healing bodies. Fr. David is the spiritual director of the intercessory prayer group New Dawn, based in Mexico.
Father Paul Brunet
Fr. Paul Brunet is pastor of St. Frances Cabrini, Lakewood, WA. He was our Retreat Master in 2014. Originally from St. Michael’s Olympia, he entered the seminary at Hales Corner, WI at the age of 55. He is very charismatic and his heart is on fire for the Lord. He is part of the new evangelization in reaching souls who seek to find a deeper intimate relationship with Jesus Christ. Come and be filled with the Holy Spirit!