Services 

As well as Spiritual Direction, Pilar provides

  • workshops

  •  retreats

  • speaking/teaching seminars.

 

If you are interested in one of these other areas please contact her at revpilar@gmail.com  

Spiritual Disciplines Workshop

This workshop is an introduction to Spiritual Disciplines or Practices. Some of the practices that have been covered include: 

  • Lectio Divina

  • The Examen

  • Contemplative Prayer

  • Prayer Walking

  • Praying with Icons

  • Centering Prayer

  • Simplicity

  • Silence

  • Fasting

  • Creating a Rule of Life or Regula 

  • And others... 

Any of these can be longer individual sessions/topics. Generally this whole workshop is 1 1/2 days in length. 

Prayer at the Western Wall
Inspiration

Spiritual Autobiography

This is a more comprehensive look at and writing out of Spiritual Autobiography. It includes: 

  • Exploring other Spiritual Autobiographers

  • The process of writing

  • Exploring the value for our own writing

  • Writing and processing our own Spiritual Autobiography 

This process usually takes place over 6-8 sessions. 

Exploring Formation Books

There are many books which can be used as guides into conversation about Spiritual Formation. Some of my favourites to lead with groups include: 

  • The Good and Beautiful God

  • The Good and Beautiful You 

  • The Good and Beautiful Life

           all by James Bryan Smith

  • The Allure of Gentleness

               by Dallas Willard

  • Invitation to a Jesus Life

  • Abundant Simplicity 

            by Jan Johnson 

  • Prayer     by Richard Foster

 

For exploring other topics or books please be in touch.  

Book Club
Sitting on a Bench

Retreats

Retreats can take on many forms. 

  • Theme based retreats (prayer, silence...) 

  • Spiritual Practices/Discipline retreats 

  • Discernment retreats

There can be a mixture of group and individual activity. 

Location can be at a retreat centre but can also be other locations equally suited. 

Fees and Payment

 

Spiritual Direction 

 $60 per session

* If you book multiple sessions the price is reduced. 

  • 4 sessions is $200 

  • 6 sessions is $300

Students and Seniors rate is $40

*If cost is an issue for you, let's work on making something work. Your soul work is too valuable. 

No Shows 

Emergencies happen, but if you have more than 2 no-shows with no reason you will be invoiced for a session. 

 

Workshops/Retreats/Seminars 

Please contact me for the fee schedule on a 1/2 day,  full day or multiple day sessions. 

Payments can be made via PayPal, but e-transfers are welcome and don't cost service fees.