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Retreat for Spiritual Guides: "Nurturing Souls: Our Own and Those We Companion"

Institute for Spiritual Guidance 

This retreat, held virtually via Zoom only, is for spiritual guides who desire to take some time to reflect on their ministry of nurturing others and to gift themselves with the time to nurture themselves.  The retreat will be held virtually.

Diane Millis will serve as our retreat facilitator.  As a spiritual guide herself she will bring the wisdom of an experienced spiritual guide and her knowledge of the field.

Thursday, August 6, to Friday, August 7, 2020
The retreat begins on Thursday at 7:00pm and concludes on Friday at 5:00pm.
You will be given a more precise schedule after joining the first session on Thursday evening.
Cost of $95 includes $50 non-refundable deposit.
Cost of $155 includes $50 non-refundable deposit for all four programs within the Institute for Spiritual Guidance

Feel the need to get away?  You are welcome to come on retreat at Siena Retreat Center.  Bring your laptop to participate in the Institute but while having the opportunity for peace and relaxation.  When not in session, you can relax by the lake, walk the outdoor labyrinth or along the trails, or express yourself in the Creativity Room.  You can choose which meals you would like.  Contact (262) 898-2580 or for pricing and scheduling.  To see policies and procedures that are in place for your safety, visit the FAQ page.

See descriptions for other programs within the Institute for Spiritual Guidance
Changing Times for Spiritual Guides
Saturday, August 8, 2020
9:00am - 12:00noon, cost $20

Group Supervision Methods
Saturday, August 8, 2020
1:00pm—4:30pm; cost: $20.

Alice in Wonderland:  A Paradigm for the Transformative Journey of Curiosity, Messiness, and Courage
Sunday, August 9, 2020
9:00am—12:00noon; cost: $20.

Diane M. Millis, PhD, is a professor, spiritual director, and retreat presenter who focuses on the art of storytelling and deep listening.  She is the author of three books: Re-Creating a LifeConversation—The Sacred Art, and Deepening Engagement.  She currently teaches Narrative Leadership at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities.  To learn more about her ministry, visit

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ISG- Nurturing Souls

$50.00 deposit required

ISG- all four programs

$50.00 deposit required
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