NASHVILLE – The Higher Room / The Academy for Religious Formation will resume its Two-Yr Academy program on January 23, 2023. Academy #42 is the primary Two-Yr Academy provided because the COVID-19 pandemic started. Academy #42 will happen at Camp McDowell Retreat and Convention Heart in Nauvoo, Alabama.
The Academy for Religious Formation creates transformative area for folks to attach with God, self, others, and creation for the sake of the world. The Two-Yr Academy is The Academy’s most complete and impactful providing. Contributors meet in the identical location for 5 days, each three months, totaling 40 days in residence over the course of two years.
“Within the face of a world pandemic, I’m grateful [maybe proud] that we’ve got continued to meet our mission by studying to create transformative area in on-line settings and growing new expressions of The Academy which have nurtured and empowered folks throughout a time of large upheaval. On the similar time, there’s a longing and must be in a bodily and religious group, so the way forward for The Academy is each on-line and in particular person. That’s why I’m so excited to renew our in-person Two-Yr Academies and to see a brand new group forming for Academy #42. We’ve an impressive management crew and an unimaginable checklist of school who embody the knowledge and depth wanted for these occasions. I look ahead to witnessing the methods God works in and thru the lives of those that be a part of us,” mentioned Johnny Sears, Director, Academy for Religious Formation.
Earlier Two-Yr individuals describe The Academy as life-changing, restorative, and spiritually grounding—a vital providing in an age of deep division and political posturing.
For extra data or to register for Academy #42, click on here. Scholarships can be found for individuals who want monetary help. For added data, contact The Academy for Religious Formation workplace at [email protected] or 615-340-7233.
Since 1983, the Academy for Religious Formation® has provided an setting for spiritually hungry pilgrims, whether or not lay or clergy, that mixes tutorial studying with expertise in religious disciplines and group. The Academy for Religious Formation is part of The Higher Room, a world ministry devoted to supporting the religious lifetime of Christians searching for to know and expertise God extra absolutely.
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