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Networking with Area Spiritual Directors


Topic: Reclaiming the Lost Body Connection in Christian Spirituality

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
10 to 11:30 am
Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration
Roper Hall
14115 Hillcrest Rd, Dallas, TX 75254

Grounded in work by Edwin M. McMahon, Ph.D. and Peter A. Campbell, Ph.D,

  • What is the body's physical role in spiritual development?
  • What role does metaphorical symbol play in the understanding and practice of a healthy spiritual life?
  • How does my relationship with my body inform my role in the body of Christ?


Led by Rev. Lil Smith we will explore, experience, and discuss the role of body work in healthy spiritual life.

10-10:30 am Coffee and Networking with other spiritual directors.

           Bring business cards to share.

10:30 am Body and Spiritual Direction

There is no charge for this SMI Networking event. Donations will be accepted for coffee. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a journal.

For additional questions, email Rev. Lil Smith

Please sign up to let us know you are coming:
Email registrar@spiritualministriesinstitute.org


Questions?  You may


You can reach the networking committee chair, Nancy Jagmin, at the networking email listed above.  Please pass this information along to other spiritual directors or spiritual leaders who might be interested in this topic.

Opportunities and Support for Trained Spiritual Directors

HeartPaths DFW is offering two programs for spiritual directors in the DFW Area, both beginning in September.


Sustain Your Prayer

Come Sustain your Prayer in a circle of people who feel at home in a variety of styles of contemplative prayer.  Sustain offers ongoing formation in contemplative prayer, gathering twice monthly for 90 min. of group prayer experiences. Also includes 4 morning seminars on Saturdays spread throughout the year.  Late-September until May.  Opening seminar Saturday, September 24, 2016. 


​Peer Supervision Groups

​​Supervision is provided to encourage the upholding of the SDI ethics for spiritual directors which include receiving regular supervision for our ministry of spiritual direction.  Peer Groups of eight (8) participants will be led by a trained and experienced supervisor.


Visit the HeartPaths DFW web site and click on Continuing Formation for more details and registration information.  


2017 dates to be announced soon!