Experiencing Life with God
Conference

May 15-18, 2018
Santa Barbara, California

An academic conference seeking to define the future of the spiritual formation movement convened around a celebration of the 40th anniversary of Richard Foster’s Celebration of Discipline and the 30th anniversary of Dallas Willard’s The Spirit of the Disciplines.

Meet Our Speakers

Richard Foster

Richard Foster

Author of Celebration of Discipline

Carolyn Arends

Carolyn Arends

Gary Moon

Gary Moon

Charity Anderson

Charity Anderson

Nathan Foster

Nathan Foster

Chris Hall

Chris Hall

John Ortberg

John Ortberg

Steve Porter

Steve Porter

Themes about the Future of Spiritual Formation

The Body, Habit, and the Disciplines

The Disappearance of Moral Knowledge

The Hiddenness of Life with God

Spiritual Formation, Academic Curriculum, and Student Development

Transforming Union with Christ

Atonement and Formation

 

Thanks to Our Partners

The Location

The Global Leadership Center
Westmont College
Santa Barbara, California

Travel Information

Flying

The Santa Barbara Airport is just 20 minutes from campus. Rental car and taxi services are conveniently located on site.

Los Angeles International Airport is a 75-minute drive from Santa Barbara; from there, the Santa Barbara Airbus can be taken to downtown Santa Barbara.

Driving

Driving directions to campus may be found here.
A map of campus may be found here. Parking is free.