others who share a unique call; supporting access for those with limited resources.
Beginning in 2017 Bread of Life…
offers a tax deductible Affiliate
Membership specifically designed to support those who engage the world as
spiritual directors, leaders of faith communities, chaplains, mentors or other forms of ‘tending another’s soul’ while broadening access to spiritual services.
As someone in the role of providing soul care
for others you can become vulnerable to ignoring your own need for depth
engagement with others of similar commitment for encouragement and renewal of your soul.
Does this feel familiar to you? y
You long for
opportunities to go deeper with companions of like heart and be inspired.
You have begun to
wonder whether you are really making a difference in what you do.
You love what you
do, but it’s been too long since you’ve felt the freedom to simply sink into participation without regard for your role.
You have become
irritable or impatient with clients, colleagues, or those under your care.
You have lost the
spark that first called you to the work.
not self-ish, rather self-care is a priority and necessity - not a luxury – in
the type of work we do. It also is challenging
to find and maintain such meaningful connections in the midst of our roles and
Gift of Membership
Supports you as a 'soul-tender' and the work of Bread of Life by giving access to services.
The membership is $150/year and is fully tax deductible. We will send you a receipt for your tax records. Sign up now for 2017 and receive an early enrollment opportunity through October for our Reflective Practice Book series in January-February on Reclaiming Conversation in a Digital Age.
Exclusive Affiliate Member Offerings
Members will have exclusive access to relevant and evocative member gatherings designed
to deepen and support you in your calling. Already in the line-up for 2017:
Dialogue as a Cross-over Practice for Life, Thursday, March 9, 2017 7-9 pm
Growing Edges, Thursday, July 13, 2017, 7-9 pm
Self-Care, Saturday, November 18, 2017 9am-noon
Members will have early access to registration for Bread of Life offerings with limited enrollment such as workshops,
seminars, and our new Reflective Practicereading groups, etc.
Connect with colleagues and others from various backgrounds to support
your ongoing development and work. A periodic Members-only newsletter will help build and maintain connections.
100% Tax Deductible
A way to support Bread of Life’s commitment to provide
access to those with limited financial resources, so they, too, can engage
others on a dedicated journey of depth in a way that builds a regional community of practice.
Access to Supervision
According to Spiritual Director’s International (SDI), spiritual direction supervision supports the
care and growth of spiritual directors in service of the seekers they
accompany. Bread of Life offers fee-based individual or group supervision
Bread of Life-Developed Resources
provides access to resources which can be adapted to other settings – i.e.
spiritual direction agreements, the Money Autobiography, as well as access to
You can enroll using the Paypal button above or by calling Jenny in the office (916) 648-1803 for assistance. You can also send a check to 1260 Fulton Avenue, Suite A, Sacramento CA 95825.
Be sure to include your: Name, address, phone, and email and also your soul-tending vocation.