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Stage 2 Recovery: Living the Steps

An Ignatian, Recovery Weekend Retreat for Men & Women

Retreat Date: March 11-13, 2022
Groups Attending: Individuals

This retreat is currently at capacity or registration is closed. Please call the office at 847.381.1261 with questions.


Stage 1 Recovery is abstinence from the alcohol or drugs that were ruining our lives. Stage 2 Recovery happens when we want more from ourselves and our recovery than just abstinence. This retreat will talk about how we go from "Working the Steps" to "Living the Steps."

Retreat Master

Sr. Linda Fischer

Sr. Linda Fischer is a member of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ from Columbia, PA.  A teacher by profession, Sr. Linda left the classroom in 2005.  Since then she has been involved in full-time 12 Step retreat ministry. Sr. Linda has been a grateful recovering alcoholic for the past 29 years and says she loves facilitating recovery retreats because “she receives every bit as much as she gives.”  She calls her own journey in recovery one of the greatest blessings in her life.