The Seven

a part-time, 10-month hands-on spiritual and educational experience for young adults (18 to 30 years old) who want to engage in meaningful work and reflection while discerning their own vocational calls

Choose seven from among you who are known to be full of the spirit and wisdom. Acts 6:3

Have you ever wondered…

Seven logoHow to link your concern for social issues that our communities face with your faith and understanding of the story of God?
About being a peacemaker in your community by building bridges between different people, groups, ideas, resources?
How to connect different faith communities with each other and with businesses and nonprofits using social entrepreneurial skills?
About moving beyond charitable giving and episodic mission trips or service projects so that you and those who share your faith can find new ways to be neighbors with those who are poor, sick, lonely and isolated, with those who are strangers, and with the rest of creation?
How to integrate your everyday experiences in the world around you with your daily commitment to a life of faith?
How to deepen connections and make a difference in the place where you live?
What it’s like to be filled with spirit and wisdom, and translate that faith into action?

Are you one of The Seven?

So what is The Seven?

The Seven is a part-time, 10-month hands-on spiritual and educational experience for young adults (18 to 30 years old) who want to engage in meaningful work and reflection while discerning their own vocational calls, in mentored relationships with Episcopal deacons. The format provides monthly mentorship meetings, formation through readings and reflection online and two group retreats.

Interested to learn more? Contact: The Rev. Jane Gerdsen at freshexpressions@diosohio.org or 513.543.0440 or the Rev. Douglas Argue at douglas.argue@cohhio.org or 614.312.1176.

Group forming now! Apply at https://diosohio.wufoo.com/forms/the-seven/ or using the form below:

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