Now that you have discovered the art of Spiritual Direction and how it differs from other helping services, you may be wondering how in the world to find a Spiritual Director who is a good fit with you. While you could search Google and hope for the best, here are a few go-to resources to get you off to a great start.
Is your life asking these questions of you? What has brought you to this place in your journey, this moment in your life? What gods, what forces, what family, what social environment, has framed your reality, perhaps supported, perhaps constricted it? Whose life have you been living? Even when things are going well, do things... Continue Reading →
How can I benefit most in Spiritual Direction? To enhance the spiritual direction process, directees prepare for sessions by thinking about several things they want to discuss (see sample preparation questions below.) They also take notes during or after the session on the key points, review their notes several times before the next session, and... Continue Reading →
Meet Laura Ann Lies, MS, Certificate in Spiritual Direction Laura is a native Chicagoan, with a Certificate in Spiritual Direction through the Christos Center for Spiritual Formation, and is based in the greater Naperville-Plainfield-Oswego area. Laura has particular background in: Discernment and Decision Making; Making Sense of Suffering; Navigating major life transitions;... Continue Reading →