The mission of Selah Center for Spiritual Formation is to promote an understanding and experience of God as love. It is to be a proponent for joining into God’s plan of being healing love in this hurting world.
Jonathan Straker is the associate minister for the Calgary Church of Christ, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He offers insight into the response of the Church in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis based on the experience of working in the aftermath of the 2011 tsunami in Japan. This is the first of six sermons.
Response of the Church to COVID-19
Spiritually focused education and training
Spiritual direction, art and worship, immersion in the Christian spiritual disciplines, listening to God, prayer, scripture, simplicity, silence and solitude.
Healthy eating, body prayer, the spirituality of taking care of one's body. Weight control.
Spiritual Direction Certification
One of our most popular trainings is our certification in spiritual direction. This is a year-long certificate course that consists of 2 week-long retreats at the beginning and end of the course as well as a year of continued education, practicum, and mentorship.