Prayer and Spirituality Courses and Retreats
Holy Listening– A Training Course for Spiritual Direction (Diocese of St Albans)
Aim: To equip with necessary skills and competencies those who have discerned a calling to offer the ministry of Spiritual Direction. The course is ecumenical, open to lay and ordained.
Venue: ‘in person’ sessions are usually in St Albans
Date: The Course is run every three years. A new course is likely for 2022.
Cost: Approx £750 tbc.
Details: Sessions will include the teaching of theory and practice relating to Spiritual Direction. Learning will be both experiential and more formal with opportunities provided for personal reflection. The art of listening will be developed in addition to a range of tools for use in this particular ministry. The Course will be ‘mixed mode’ teaching – with a combination of ‘in person’ and distance-video link.
Contact: For enquiries about the next course, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Will you take the Prayers? – Leading Parish Intercessions
Training is offered to Parishes, Groups or Deaneries as desired, on the practice of leading Intercessions principally at Sunday Services, as well as other occasions.
For further details, please contact the PSRG Administrator.
How to Begin a Prayer Group – Different types of prayer groups and how to set them up
Offered to Parishes, Groups or Deaneries, this workshop looks at various styles of Prayer Group – from Intercessory to ‘Exploratory’ – and how to begin them, continue them and resource them… as well as any pitfalls that may be encountered along the way!
For further details, please contact please contact email@example.com
Other occasional training/resourcing events
These include Resourcing Days for Quiet Day Leaders and Leading a Retreat