Training for Leaders and Facilitators

These training retreats for spiritually mature people with leadership ability provide participants with experience and resource materials that enable them to teach spiritual discernment to others and lead Listening Hearts programs.

Tuning in to God and One Another
A two-night overnight retreat to provide leaders in congregations or groups of campus ministers with experience and resource materials to deepen the spiritual life of their worshiping communities on a continuing basis.

Training week for trainer teams
A six-night residential program that trains leaders who can establish trained discernment ministry teams.

Training week for individual trainers
A seven-night residential program that trains leaders from different ministry locations to learn how to develop discernment ministry teams in their faith communities.

Renewal Retreat for leaders and groups
Over-night renewal retreats for facilitators (leaders) and trained discerners.

Certificate program for Trainers
A twelve-week online distance learning course followed by a four-night overnight residential retreat.

Training trainers for Parish Discernment Committees
Carefully trains and equips Episcopal Diocesan Facilitators to train and mentor Parish Discernment Committees in the practice of spiritual discernment.

Training Judicatory Trainers
Includes workshops, creative meditation exercises, and supervised discernment sessions rooted in classic spirituality.

Eight-day Spiritual Discernment Retreat
An intensive in-depth immersion in the practice of spiritual discernment. For groups of six people with a common sponsor. Based on Listening Hearts: Discerning Call in Community and Grounded in God:  Listening Hearts Discernment for Group Deliberations.

Teaching the Art of Spiritual Discernment
To train participants in the art of facilitating and mentoring spiritual discernment groups using the Listening Hearts approach.