Ross Burns, Ordained Interfaith Minister Fall 2019 Going through ChI, and having ChI move through me, is one of the top 5 most important chapters of my life. It pulled me out of self-conscious introversion and pumped up my confidence juices more than I thought possible. Enough to allow me to walk into a hospital
My name is Wren Ganin-Pinto. I am currently finishing up my graduate degree at Starr King School for the Ministry and in the process of Ordination with ChI. In March, Reverend Ineda reached out to me and asked if I would join the ChI team to assist in catalyzing and convening the ‘Deep Culture’ work
John Robinson ChI Alumni, 2008 After completing my D.Min. from the University of Creation Spirituality, I knew I was not done with my late life transformation from clinical psychologist to mystic and writer. I needed to confirm my calling and feel the blessing of a meaningful religious community, so I enrolled at ChI. My ordination
The Chaplaincy Institute supports AAPI Communities. Violence against AAPI (Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders) continues to build and is amplified by racist messaging around the pandemic. These ongoing events underscore the importance of our mission at The Chaplaincy Institute: to educate and empower individuals for innovative interfaith service and spiritual care that heals and transforms the world.
Rev. Andrew Chirch [PRESS RELEASE] The Chaplaincy Institute Announces Executive Director FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: LaShonda Lewis Communications and Media Specialist (510) 843-1422 or firstname.lastname@example.org THE CHAPLAINCY INSTITUTE NAMES EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ANDREW CHIRCH TO LEAD THE GROWING ORGANIZATION BERKELEY, CA (Feb. 10, 2021) The Chaplaincy Institute (ChI) Board of Trustees has appointed Rev. Andrew Chirch
Dear Chaplaincy Institute Family, Last week Rev. Jan Thomas tendered her resignation from the position of Community Minister, expressing a need to focus on some other areas of her life. Jan has been a beloved member of the ChI family for 16 years, and we are grateful for the many ways she
By Rev. Theresa “Rivka” Gevurtz, MDiv. and Rev. Adrienne Waterman, MDiv. On behalf of The ChI Interfaith Community Council 8/28/20 For 20 years, ChI has cultivated a community of interfaith clergy and spiritual directors who are pioneering the nascent interspiritual shift happening in the world. Our ChI clergy community has grown substantially over the past
by Rev. Jan Thomas, ChI Community Minister As someone who carries the skin privilege of whiteness, a mantra that has informed my own response is the ubiquitous traffic guidance I learned as a child: Stop, Look, and Listen. STOP what must be stopped. What’s happening now is systemic, unrelenting, and has been happening in some form