We are grateful for the time we had together at the Listening Life Conference. Please do complete the short Conference Survey. And feel free to make use of the following resources.

I. SESSION AUDIO AND POST-CONFERENCE PANEL

1. Session One: “Listening Comes First” with Trevor Hudson

2. Session Two: “Listening to God in Scripture” with Chris Hall

3. Session Three: “Listening to God in Our Longings” with Lacy Borgo

4. Session Four: “Listening to God in Our Children” with Lacy Borgo

5. Session Five: “Listening to God in Our Pain” with Trevor Hudson

6. Session Six: “Listening to God in the Great Cloud of Witnesses” with Chris Hall

7. Special Guest: Marti Ensign

8. Trevor’s Sunday Sermon at First Baptist: “Do You Have Your Ticket?”


9. Post-Conference Discussion Panel

Questions Discussed:

  • 00:20 - What suggestions would you have for a contemplative novice with ADD? 
  • 03:06 - What practical guidance would you offer for listening actively without being “too helpful/advice-oriented”?
  • 05:47 - How do you respond to people who are convinced they have heard from God but may be deluded?
  • 09:59 - How can the church listen well to a world that is wary of it?
  • 15:00 - Isn’t essential that we first know that we are being heard by God before we try to listen to others?
  • 19:43 - Would you recommend praying the examen with children individually or in groups?
  • 23:55 - How do you make room for the listening life with kids under 7?
  • 26:16 - What has a been a productive, fruitful, redemptive pain in your life?


II. SLIDES USED DURING THE CONFERENCE:

Opening Liturgy

Hall - Listening to God in the Scriptures

Borgo - Listening to God in our Longings

Borgo - Listening to God in our Children

Hall - Listening to God in the Great Cloud of Witnesses


III. SONGS USED DURING THE CONFERENCE:


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Topics:

  • Listening Comes First 
  • Listening to God in Scripture 
  • Listening to God in Children 
  • Listening to God in our Pain 
  • Listening to God in our Longings 
  • Listening to God in the Great Cloud of Witnesses

Meet Our Speakers:

Trevor Hudson is a long-time friend of Renovaré and a beloved member of the Renovaré Institute’s faculty team.

He is a Methodist pastor who lives in Benoni, South Africa and is the author of 17 books.

Click here to learn more about Trevor.


Lacy Finn Borgo teaches and provides spiritual direction for the Renovaré Institute, as well as other retreats and conferences. 

She is the author of Life with God for Children, a curriculum for spiritual formation with children. She lives in Colorado with her family. GoodDirtMinistries.com

Click here to learn more about Lacy.



Christopher A. Hall is the president of Renovaré. 

His books include Reading Scripture with the Church Fathers, Learning Theology with the Church Fathers, and Worshiping with the Church Fathers. He and his wife, Debbie, live in Pennsylvania and have three grown children.

Click here to learn more about Chris.


Carolyn Arends is the Director of Education for Renovaré, which includes overseeing the Renovaré Institute.

She is also an award-winning singer-songwriter, having released 12 albums (so far), and a critically-acclaimed author. She lives with her family in Vancouver, BC. www.CarolynArends.com

Click here to learn more about Carolyn.



























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