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 firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 480.740.8730. Or lead coordinator Joyce Finch at email@example.com, phone 651-653-8207. Website is www.christoscenter.org.