Conference Details

This conference is designed to explore the key ideas behind the modern spiritual formation movement. It is for philosophers, applied theologians, teachers, pastors, and all those involved in fanning the flames of authentic Christian transformation. It is a gathering for those who are teaching and leading in colleges, universities and churches and desire to understand and experience these ideas concerning how to live well and how to help others do the same.

  • Philosophy Track: Dallas Willard’s Key Philosophical Concerns and their Implications for the Future of Spiritual Formation.
  • Applied Theology Track: Practical Implications for Experiencing Life with the Trinity
  • Curriculum Emphasis: Spiritual Formation, Academic Curriculum, and Student Development

Spiritual Formation Themes

  • 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

Conference Dates

Opening Evening Session

Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Conference Begins

 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 8:30 am

Conference Concludes

Friday, May 18, 2018 at noon

Location

The Global Leadership Center
Westmont College
Santa Barbara, California

955 La Paz Road, Santa Barbara, California 93108

Global Leadership Center

Conference Tickets

Early Bird Conference Ticket

$99
  • Special Early Bird Price
  • Available through January 8, 2018
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Standard Conference Ticket

$149
  • Stand Conference Price
  • Begins January 9, 2018

Accommodations

Note: You may select your accommodation preference when registering for the conference during the checkout process.

Single Basic Room

$225
  • Special conference rate
  • 3 nights at $75/night
  • Sleeps one adult in one twin bed
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Single Deluxe Room

$275
  • Special conference rate
  • 3 nights at $92/night
  • Sleeps one adult in one twin bed
  • 2” Bodipedic memory foam mattress topper
  • 500 thread-count pima cotton linens
  • Light-weight down alternative duvet
  • An extra pillow
  • 2 lux pima cotton bath towels, essential bath amenities, bottled water, and a reading lamp
  • Available upon request at no extra charge: desk fan and coffee maker with all you need for a morning cup of coffee
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Double Room

$400
  • Special conference rate
  • 3 nights at $133/night
  • Sleeps two adults in two twin beds
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Family Suite

$425
  • Special conference rate
  • 3 nights at $142/night
  • Sleeps two adults and up to four children
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Meal Packages

Note: You may select your meal package when registering for the conference during the checkout process.

All Inclusive Meal Package

$95
  • 3 Breakfasts (Wed, Thurs, Fri)
  • 2 Lunches (Wed, Thurs)
  • 2 Dinners (Wed, Thurs)
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Breakfast and Lunch Package

$65
  • 3 Breakfasts (Wed, Thurs, Fri)
  • 2 Lunches (Wed, Thurs)
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Lunch Only Meal Package

$35
  • 2 Lunches (Wed, Thurs)
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