Community Education & Classes
Spiritual Care staff provides education in the form of seminars, talks and workshops to congregations, businesses and community groups. A sample of programs currently available is listed below. Staff are also available to tailor presentations to specific topics of interest. For more information or to arrange a presentation call the Spiritual Care Outreach Coordinator (719) 776-8643.
Provides a practical explanation of the medical power of attorney, the living will and other documents in which you can express your wishes about your future medical care.
Coping with the Loss of a Loved One
Teaches about the grief process and suggests ways to transform the grief experience.
Good Grief: Understanding Change, Loss and Grief
Explains the dynamics of the grief process and its relationship to change and loss.
I Was Sick and You Visited Me
Teaches people how to provide a caring and healing response to the sick and homebound
Partners in Healing: A Sacred Call to Health Care and Faith Communities
Describes models of health ministry, including parish nursing, that help congregations reclaim and enhance the role of health and healing in the church.
A program that focuses on teaching communication skills, coping strategies and life-affirming attitudes for those suffering chronic illness and their caregivers.
Spirituality and Healing
Explores the body-mind-spirit connection and the complementary role spirituality plays in healing the whole person.
Spirituality in Everyday Life
Guides participants in discovering the richness and holiness of the life they are living.