Courage & Renewal programs help people lead and act with courage on their true callings, develop trustworthy relationships, cultivate practices to sustain themselves and inspire others for the long haul, and give people valuable tools to help transform the institutions they serve.
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Led by our skilled facilitators, Circle of Trust retreats offer participants the most immersive experience of the Courage & Renewal approach. During retreats we co-create trustworthy space to do our own inner work in community with others. Circles of Trust help us listen to the wisdom of our inner teacher, honor each person’s identity and integrity, and renew our courageous spirit as we journey towards personal and societal wholeness.
In 2023, we’ll be introducing Courage & Renewal Learning Circles; these online programs will invite participants to explore additional themes and concepts that support our approach.
Gain a deeper awareness of the exchanges between our inner and outer lives, how they shape us and the world around us, and the power we have to cocreate our shared reality.
Explore the ways we might develop greater capacity to hold the tension between the harsh realities of the world we live in and the better world we know is possible, while acting faithfully on the imperatives of our own souls.
Examine the key themes from Parker Palmer’s Healing the Heart of Democracy, diving deeper into what we can do in our everyday settings to help our communities and democracies thrive.
Consider the metaphor that our lives unfold in seasons and imagine how the paradoxes inherent in the cycles of the natural world can inform our awareness, learning, and growth.