Services

Diversity & Inclusion

Are you interested in becoming an anti-racist, multicultural organization? This takes individual and collective commitment. Let us help you achieve your goals.

Spiritual Direction & Spiritual Formation

“Spiritual Formation is the process of being formed in the image of Christ for the sake of others.” -M. Robert Mulholland, Jr. To do this, we need companions! We are here to journey with you.

Organizational Transformation

During this season of Covid-19, we are all forced to do things differently. What will your organization look like post-pandemic? We’re here to help.

Diversity & Inclusion


It is important that diversity, inclusion and equity are practiced in every aspect of our lives. This is important for secular and faith based organizations. Why? It makes us more relevant, attracts people to what we are offering, and it’s the right thing to do!

Offerings

  • Assessments:  IDI (Intercultural Development Inventory) and Racial Equity
  • Assessment Debriefings to include Cultural Humility training & creating a personalized Group Development Plan
  • Decolonizing Christianity & Racial Equity Workshops
  • IDI Individual Debriefings and creating Individual Development Plans
  • Sacred Conversations to End Racism (SC2ER) Facilitation-a Restorative Justice Journey to End Racism
    curriculum
  • Intercultural Coaching with Groups and Individuals
  • Intersectionality with Other Isms

Affiliations & Relevant Equipping

  • Qualified Administrator of the IDI (Intercultural Development Inventory)
  • Certified Facilitator to lead Sacred Conversations to End Racism (SC2ER)
  • Completed REI (Racial Equity Institute) training 
  • Member of the NC Conference of the UMC Anti-Racism, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy Team
  • Convener of the Racial Healing Team of the Capital District of the NC Conference of the UMC
  • Member of the NC Conference of the UMC Board of Church & Society 
  • Collaborators include:  Bryana Clover and Reggie Edwards

Interested in our Diversity & Inclusion Offerings?

Spiritual Direction & Formation


Spiritual Direction is the work of helping another recognize the ongoing personal communication, to respond to that divine activity, and to tell this everyday sacred story.

Spiritual Formation is “the process of being conformed to the image of Christ for the sake of others”.

We are here to journey with you!

Offerings

  • Spiritual Direction/Companionship for Individuals
  • Spiritual Direction for Groups
  • Staff Development and Relationship Building Retreats
  • Retreat Leadership-virtually and in-person (including Women’s Retreats, Ebony & Ivory Retreats and other personalized retreats based on your goals)

Affiliations & Relevant Equipping

  • Completed Two-Year Formation Program in the Art and Ministry of Spiritual Direction from The Listening Place 
  • Retreat Leader, North Carolina Academy for Spiritual Formation
  • Co-Director and Vice-Board Chair of NC Institute for Spiritual Direction and Formation
  • Vice-Chair, Board of Directors for NC UM Camp & Retreat Ministries, Inc.
  • Member of Spiritual Directors International
  • Member of Hearts on Fire Fellowship of United Methodist Spiritual Directors & Retreat Leaders
  • Participant in Academy #41, The Two Year Academy for Spiritual Formation
  • Completed “Providing Spiritual Care for LGBTQ People:  A Workshop for Spiritual Directors and Pastors” training
  • Completed workshop on “Spiritual Direction with those who are Grieving or Traumatized”
  • Collaborators include: Reggie Edwards and Khris Ford

Interested in our Spiritual Direction and Formation offerings?

Organizational Transformation


Want to ensure health and a bright future in your organization? We can help you discern vision, equip leadership, innovate and adapt programs, revise structure and implement assessment strategies for greater effectiveness.

Offerings

  • Guest Leader for Stewardship Programs in local churches
  • Team Building
  • Communications Consulting
  • Conflict Transformation Ministries training
  • Helping Organizations including churches, non-profits and businesses realize the next steps they are called to take by leading them
    through A Spiritual Strategic Journey
  • Intentional Interim Faith Leader
  • Event Planner (online and in person)

Affiliations & Relevant Equipping

  • New Consecration Sunday Guest Leader Training through The United Methodist Foundation of North Carolina
  • Mediation Skills Training Institute for Church Leaders by the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center
  • Additional training through Just Peace and Style Matters:  The Kraybill Conflict Style
    Inventory and Successful Conflict Styles Workshop
  • Certified Lay Speaker in the United Methodist Church
  • Collaborators include:  Rev. Dr. Bob Albritton (for Conflict Transformation Ministry) and Rev. Carol
    Goehring (for Spiritual Strategic Journeys)

Interested in our Organizational Transformation Offerings?