September Spiritual Direction Training Cohort Groups Forming

Is God calling you to the ministry of spiritual direction?

Christos Center for Spiritual Formation in Lino Lakes / Twin Cities, Minnesota announces Arizona cohorts forming for “Tending the Holy – Preparation for the Ministry of Spiritual Direction.”  This two-year program begins with a one-day orientation in September.

Unique online learning cohorts meet twice monthly September through May.  A silent retreat weekend occurs each year.  Course requires computer access.  Participants meet regularly with a spiritual director prior to and during the program.  Program includes required readings, written reflections, practicums in receiving and giving spiritual direction, and peer supervision with a trained director.

Program presenters include authors:

  • Jeannette Bakke, Ph.D.,Holy Invitations
  • Janet Hagberg, M.A., The Critical Journey
  • Pat Hendricks, BS ED, Hungry Souls, Holy Companions
  • Brad Holt, Ph. D., Thirsty for God
  • Joann Nesser, D. Min., and Christos Founder, Contemplative Prayer; Praying When the Well Runs Dry, Journey into Reality, Journey from Self to God
  • And many other experienced guest speakers.

Program fee is $2,475 per year,with monthly payment plans available. Additional costs include $100 registration fee, books, spiritual direction, and two weekend retreats.

For more information, you may reach Phoenix contact Paul Soderquist at paul.soderquist@christoscenter.org, phone 480.740.8730.  Or lead coordinator Joyce Finch at joyce@christoscenter.org, phone 651-653-8207. Website is www.christoscenter.org

 

 

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