CONTENT FOR COURSE IN SPIRITUALITY
PORTAGE SENIOR CENTER
Each session will start out with a reading. It will be a thought for the day. It will come from various faith traditions. Participants are encouraged to bring a reading of their own.
Each session will also end with a reading.
There is no outside reading required. Handouts will be provided.
The first topic is to respond to a questionnaire about their own spirituality
The participants are encouraged to keep a journal
Topics to be discussed
How to keep a spiritual journal
What does it mean to be spiritual?
Definitions from various faith traditions
Definitions from the community – lay definitions
Definitions from the professional community
What is a spiritual journey?
Writing about your spiritual journey
4. Spiritual Development
Various theories about spiritual development
Where is each participant in his or her spiritual development?
5 Spiritual wellness
What is spiritual wellness?
How is spiritual wellness maintained?
6. What are some of the tools to maintain spiritual wellness?
7. What is a spiritual Quest?
8. Attitudinal Healing – what is it?