Events

Conferences listed here are offered by Dr. Willard’s students and ministry partners. We highly recommend all the conferences below, as well as their host organizations.

Dallas Willard Ministries' School of Kingdom Living

As we seek to help people live more fully in the abundance of the Kingdom of God here on earth, Dallas Willard Ministries is pleased to offer the School of Kingdom Living; an 18-month immersion experience in community with fellow believers learning to “put on the character of Christ” through the many facets of biblical discipleship. Includes four 5-day sessions of residential teaching.



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First Love 2024

This four-day, three-night Renovaré retreat gives pastors and ministry leaders in pastoral roles a chance to reconnect with God in a safe space among others who understand the pastoral calling with all of its joys and challenges.



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Hearing God Webinar

How do you hear God’s voice? How can you be sure it is not your subconscious? What role does the Bible play? What if the message is unclear? Dallas Willard writes the key is to focus not so much on your actions and decisions as on building your personal relationship with our Creator. In this 10-week book study you will gain rich spiritual insight into how to develop a conversational relationship with God. Two 30-minute study sessions are available to choose from on Thursdays at 8:00 a.m. or 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time.



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Hearing God: Discerning His Voice

The church Dallas helped start in 1977 is studying Hearing God as a sermon series and a small group study. You can participate in this 9-week study in person or online.



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Renovare Institute for Spiritual Formation

This two-year experience of becoming more like Jesus is a program of intensive study for highly motivated individuals who are looking for something not fully provided by either seminary education or local church life. Includes four 7-day sessions of residential teaching.



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Taking Discipleship Seriously: Understanding the Writings of Dallas Willard

This is the first of several seminars and retreats we are developing to take "on the road." Greg Jesson and Keith Meyer are ready to help your community of believers understand how to read Dallas's books and use them to become more Christlike. Attendees will have the ...



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The Apprentice Gathering

A three-day conference for individuals desiring a deeper relationship with God through learning and engaging in Christian discipleship and formation. Join James Bryan Smith, Emily P. Freeman, Skye Jethani, Ken Shigematsu, Heather Thompson Day, Brian Zahnd and many more amazing speakers for a special weekend!



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