Provide soul care for faith leaders
WOMEN’S GROUP LEADERS
Covenant Groups have provided soul care for women across the nation since 2014. Meeting both regionally and nationally, these soul care groups have helped women stay resilient and resist burnout through deep friendships, shared experiences, and spiritual practices.
Hours of Soul Care
The Glass House Project
Since the beginning of eleven:28, we’ve been talking about the spiritual toll that results from working in churches. It’s not always bad, but it is almost always intense. When someone works in the midst of trauma weekly, even daily, that trauma takes a toll. When that trauma is compounded by ministry’s ongoing mirror into one’s own soul, that soul is in jeopardy of burnout or worse.
In 1957, Dr. Martin Luther King prayed this prayer over a large gathering of White Evangelicals. 63 years later, we have far to go to live up to his hopes.
We’re not yet to the finish line of anything 2020 brought.
“For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God…”Genesis 3:5 Like many of my white brothers and sisters in recent weeks, I want to be part of healing racial pain in our country. And similarly to many of my white sisters and...