Retreats & Speaking

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It is a joy for me to encourage people in prayer and worship. If something in this blog sparks your heart and might be something your church or community would find beneficial as a retreat or art display, please contact me:


University of Dubuque Theological Seminary
Judeo-Christian Journeys: Disciplines for the Adventure (undergraduate)
Spiritual Formation groups
Introduction to Spiritual Direction
Introduction to Christian Education (Commissioned Ruling Elder course)
Discipleship and Teaching


Seattle Pacific University
Christian Formation
Spiritual Friendship


(Re)learning to Read in the Internet Age: Some Lessons from Neuroscience and Lectio Divina
International Academy of Practical Theology, Toronto –¬†April 13, 2013


January 24, 2015 – Spiritual Disciplines and Neuroscience – Practical Spiritual Leadership Conference, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford, IL

February 19-22, 2015 – Forum for Theological Exploration Discernment Retreat – Spiritual Direction, West Coast

April 16-19, 2015 – Forum for Theological Exploration Discernment Retreat – Spiritual Direction, East Coast

June 13-23, 2015 – Exploring Irish Religious History and Reconciliation – Museum Without Walls/Bethany Presbyterian Church – Dublin, Belfast, Aran Islands, Derry

Past Retreats
Women’s Retreat, Bethany Presbyterian Church, April 20-21, 2012

St Gertrude’s Monastery Retreat, May 17-20, 2012

Cup Overflowing: Joy as a Lenten Practice,Clergy Retreat (United Church of Christ), February 2011

Listening Prayer, Bethany Presbyterian Church, March 2011

Student Reading RetreatsAn opportunity to study and pray for a day or a weekend.


The Contemplative Way: Shadow, Light, and Whimsy, January-February 2012
Photography Show Reception, January 29, 2012, 12:30-2:30pm
The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology

Lenten Artist in Residence 2011
St Paul’s Episcopal Church
Seattle, WA