• Program VI Spiritual Formation graduates and staff.

    Fostering Christian Spiritual Formation

    Program VI Spiritual Formation graduates and staff.

Grace Institute for Spiritual Formation

Grace Institute for Spiritual Formation provides immersion in core Christian spiritual practices and small group leadership for individual and congregational renewal.

Eight quarterly retreats are held over two years, all at Shalom Spirituality Center, Dubuque, IA.

Participants can register using the online application as individuals or with a group from their congregation through the Congregational Transformation Program.

Total cost of the program, $2450.00 per person, includes meals, lodging and programming for all 8 retreats, payable over 3 years, 2015-2017.

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Grace Institute for Spiritual Formation taking Sabbatical year for discernment

Grace Institute for Spiritual Formation is a two year continuing education program on spiritual formation and contemplative practices for individual and congregational renewal. The eighth program of Grace Institute will conclude in May 2017 at Shalom Spirituality Center in Dubuque, IA. Grace Institute will take a year for prayer, discernment and re-visioning the program from fall 2017 to spring 2018 before beginning its ninth two-year program in August 2018. Grace Institute is hosted through the Office for College Ministries at Luther College, Decorah, IA.