Allies for Change provides anti-oppression education, training, and resources for individuals and organizations committed to social change. Believing that justice work is deeply spiritual work, their programs invite participants to sharpen their tools for structural change while enlarging their capacities for compassion, hope, and joy. Melanie Morrison is the executive director.
The art and words of wild rivers, wild nature, and the Tao. Heron Dance proposes that a close connection with the natural world, with that which surrounds us that is of particular beauty and mystery, can contribute peace, harmony and balance to our lives. Much of their work is based on the art and writing of Roderick MacIver.
Retreat Finder is an online directory of spiritual and healing retreats.
Explore their online Seek and Find Guide to locate a spiritual director. Also known as spiritual companions or spiritual guides, spiritual directors help people discover how God is truly with them every day and everywhere. Around the world, spiritual direction is cultivating communities of peace and compassion through the contemplative practice of sacred listening. Their YouTube channel offers many short video conversations about spiritual direction.
The Spiritual Directors Network (SDN) seeks to connect, encourage and support spiritual directors, especially in Mid-Michigan, challenging all to maintain high standards of training and spiritual discipline.