Celebration of Disicpline Book Celebration of Discipline turns forty in 2018. We're celebrating with ten one-night gatherings and two conferences.

Also available: an anniversary edition of Celebration of Discipline, with new material.

Ten One-Night Gatherings

Discovering a With-God Kind of Life

A worship-soaked evening of thoughtful conversation, sharing, and celebration.

Richard Foster

Richard Foster

Founder of Renovaré

Richard Foster is the founder of Renovaré and author of seven books, including Celebration of Discipline, PRAYER: Finding the Heart's True Home, Streams of Living Water, and Sanctuary of the Soul. Richard and his wife, Carolynn, live near Denver, Colorado.

Nathan Foster

Nathan Foster

Renovaré Director of Community Life

Nathan Foster is Director of Community Life for Renovaré. Author of The Making of an Ordinary Saint: My Journey from Frustration to Joy with the Spiritual Disciplines and Wisdom Chaser: Finding My Father at 14,000 Feet. Nathan lives in Florida with his wife and two children and plays bass for the band, Istra Blue.

No Cost. Offering will be taken.
Details will be emailed to you before event.

Locations and Dates

Two Conferences

Academic Conference

MAY 15-18, 2018
Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA

Experiencing Life with God—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. With Richard Foster, Nathan Foster, Chris Hall, John Ortberg, Gayle Beebe, Carolyn Arends, Gary Moon, Siang-Yang Tan, and more.

Pastoral Leadership Conference

JUNE 10-13, 2018
George Fox University
Newberg, OR

Celebrating 40 Years of Celebration of Discipline—Empowering Spiritual Transformation in the Local Church: A National Pastoral Leadership Conference. With Richard Foster, Nathan Foster, Juanita and Rudy Rasmus, Chris Hall, Mimi Dixon, Robin Baker and breakout sessions on the Spiritual Disciplines.

Questions? Contact the Renovaré office at [email protected]

Anniversary Edition Book
Celebration of Disicpline Book

Richard pens a new introduction and a unique essay entitled The Great Conversation, an annotated bibliography of fifty central spiritual formation books from throughout the centuries.

Available at the event with a special offer.