Resources and Events offered by Mid-Michigan Spiritual Directors
Upcoming SDN Meetings
Next Meeting: Friday, October 5, 2018 from 10 a.m. to noon at an Okemos location. Paula Young will be offering hands-on experiences with card-making themed for the winter season. This can be a very reflective process. She suggests bringing sharp scissors and 2-sided roller tape. For directions, write us through this website’s contact form.
Future meetings: January 11, 2019 and May 10, 2019, both from 10:00 to Noon.
Events Led by SDN Members
Studio Stretch: A Creative, Contemplative Retreat Day
9:30 Whole Group Centering, Theme exploration, Suggestions for Creative Time
10:30 Unstructured Quiet Time for Individual Creative Reflection and Expression
12:00 ! Lunch Together
1:00 Unstructured Quiet Time for Individual Creative Reflection and Expression
2:30 Whole Group Sharing and Closing (4:00 Conclusion)
Journeying with Wounded Souls:
Spiritual Direction with Trauma and Abuse Survivors: Fall colloquium for spiritual directors,
clergy, chaplains, pastoral leaders
October 29, 2018
This Fall’s Colloquium will explore ways to help spiritual directors enable directees to identify and to heal spiritual wounds from abuse and trauma by re-discovering God and self; integrating body, mind, spirit; and transformation to spiritual wholeness.
Margaret Arms, Ph.D. is a Spiritual Director in private practice in Colorado Springs. She works with individual and group directees, and facilitates supervision groups for spiritual directors. She offers workshops and retreats on a variety of aspects of the spiritual journey.
Websites and Blogs by SDN Members
- Heron Rising website by April Allison
- Riverain Song Studio by Sharon Mick McAuley
- Soul Dig website by Lori Tate
Books and Articles by SDN Members
- The Ancient One: She Was, She Is, She Will Be Always, by Sharon Mick McAuley. Gift Book ~ Spiritual Life Resource with 24 Full Color Acrylic Illustrations for Meditation. Featured Verses on Wisdom. CD Recording of Two New Songs: “The Ancient One” and “Little As You Are.” Sheet Music with Melody and Chords. 36 Page, 6×9 Paperback. Limited Printing, $20. Published August 2011. Send payment to: Artisans North, P O Box 1120, Frankfort, MI 49635. Make checks payable to Sharon McAuley, include your mailing address and contact information, plus $3.00 for shipping. Download a flyer.