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Sunday, November 20 • 9:30am - 10:00am
Lifestyle of a Youth Worker Contemplative

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Inspired by Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables and Thomas Merton, and distilled for today’s spirituality. The contemplative life is not just for the monastics—it’s for ordinary people, such as Victor Hugo’s Jean Valjean, whose encounter with the bishop furthered his spiritual formation journey. We’ll explore ways to reduce our need for pleasure, comfort, prestige, and success in order to pursue union with Christ as Merton suggested in The Inner Experience.

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avatar for Mickey Cox

Mickey Cox

Mickey Cox is a spiritual director in Denver, Colorado, and is on the Spiritual Direction Colorado Board. He’s also a member of St. Dunstan’s Benedictine Community and an ordained youth minister in the Church of the Nazarene. He’s written several articles for leaders and students as well as two books to guide students in spiritual formation: No Limits Discipleship and Sacred Life. He’s currently finishing a book that links... Read More →
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Archie Honrado

Archie Honrado is a missionary, youth worker, spiritual director, retreat guide, prayer-space curator/architect, and worship leader. He serves with Urban Youth Workers Institute, Youth Specialties, Youth For Christ, American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles, and DeVos Urban Youth Leadership Initiative. He has been a member of Youth With a Mission since 1984. Archie, his wife, Tamara, and their four-year-old son, Rhys, live in Ventura, California.


Sunday November 20, 2016 9:30am - 10:00am
Sanctuary Room 212

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