This module will give focus on the need for the next generation of Christians to experience spiritual formation. Jesus loved children and his example needs to be our lived faith experience with children both in our homes and communities. Children and youth have a great capacity to respond to God. Jenn has a contagious enthusiasm and deep passion for the spiritual formation of children and youth with many practical ideas of how to implement and engage this ministry.
- Cultivate an awareness about the importance of Children’s Spiritual Formation
- Explore the history of children’s spiritual formation in the Christian church
- Be exposed to an overview of available models for spiritually forming the next generation
- Receive practical examples on how to implement this with the children in your own life in both a one-on-one and group experience
Facilitator: Jenn Aspilla BA, MDiv, CSD
Jenn has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from the University of Toronto, a Masters of Divinity (MDiv) in Spiritual Formation from Tyndale Seminary and a Spiritual Director. Jenn is the minister of youth and spiritual formation at Cornerstone Community Church in Kleinberg. She is regular blogger, podcaster and consultant on topics related to spiritual formation.
Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Module 5 is $125.00. Tyndale full-time student, staff and alumni can receive a 10% discount. You will need to email the Tyndale Spiritual Formation Centre at tsfc [at] tyndale [dot] ca (subject: Promo%20Code) to receive a discount code before registering online in order to receive this discount.