Directory


Get to know those who are a part of our network in Arizona! We have a variety of people who are involved in ministries including spiritual direction, pastoral ministry, counseling. leadership development, retreat ministry, and more.

If you are looking for a Spiritual Director, we’d also suggest perusing the Evangelical Spiritual Directors Association website. (see below) They’ve done a great job of putting together a great directory of Spiritual Directors – some are local to Arizona and others, who live around the country, are available to meet over Skype or by phone. http://www.graftedlife.org/esdaWhat is Spiritual Direction?

SFSAZ Directory

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Britt Bennett
Spiritual Direction Student, Entrepreneur, Writer

Email: brittbennett@fuller.edu

Britt is a second year student in Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction as well as the Living School for Action and Contemplation. He is currently pursuing a master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy at Fuller Theological Seminary Arizona. He is available for no-cost Direction Sessions.

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Joel Bidderman
Spiritual Director, Speaker

Joel is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and is on pastoral staff at Vineyard Community Church – Gilbert. He is available for Spiritual Direction sessions in person in the Gilbert area, or via FaceTime/Skype.

Email: joelbidderman@gmail.com
Website: joelbidderman.com

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Robbie Brooks
Spiritual Director, Pastoral Caregiver/Mentor, Formation Group Facilitator, Retired Associate Pastor

Robbie is a recent graduate (April 1, 2019) of Leadership Transformation’s Selah Spiritual Direction training. She is retired from 16 years as associate pastor at 2 churches in Phoenix, AZ. She received her MA degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Phoenix Seminary in 2001. She served as full time staff with Cru Ministries from 1974—1993, where she grew in her heart for discipling women. Robbie has been happily married to Steve for 43 years and enjoys serving with him in his work with Crown Financial Ministry. She is the mother of 3 grown sons, 3 delightful daughters in law and 6 grandchildren (so far!).

Email: robbiebrooks@cox.net

Robbie is available for in person and online spiritual direction appointments. She is especially passionate about supporting women in ministry leadership and loves to facilitate spiritual formation groups for women leaders.

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Lauretta Clark
Spiritual Director, Speaker, Retreat/Workshop Leader

Lauretta is a trained director and is trained in accompanying others through the Ignatian Exercises. She is also trained in Inner Healing prayer and has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Counseling. She is available for in-person or online appointments.

Email: ybranchllc@gmail.com
Website: www.ybranchllc.com

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Debby DeBernardi
Spiritual Director, Retreat / Workshop Leader, Pastor

Debby is a Graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary and Chrisitan Formation and Direction Ministries who offers spiritual accompaniment to individuals, couples and leadership teams.  Available to meet for spiritual direction.

Email: debbyd0427@gmail.com

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Kim De Beus

Kim de Beus
Spiritual Director

Kim, a trained spiritual director through Christian Formation and Direction Ministry of Arizona (CFDM), creates safe and supportive space for deep listening. Available for spiritual direction, enneagram work, Ignatian exercises, centering prayer, lectio / visio divina as invitations to explore both a crisis of faith or deeper ways of dwelling. She practices in the central Phoenix area.

Email: krdebeus@gmail.com

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Toni Donnelly
Spiritual Director, Retreat/Workshop Leader/Speaker

Toni is a trained Spiritual Director from the SELAH Program sponsored by Leadership Transformation Inc. Toni provides direction that is trauma informed, contemplative in nature, Trinitarian- focused and biblically based.

Toni lives in the Northwest Area of Phoenix and is currently available to provide direction in-person or through an online go to meeting platform.

Website: www.sacredjourney-spiritualdirection.com
Email: Toni@sacredjourney-spiritualdirection.com

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Christine Flower
Spiritual Direction Student, Teacher, Writer, & Editor

Christine is a graduate from Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction. She offers spiritual direction to women in person in Surprise and via FaceTime. Christine is also a veteran secondary teacher who has a Master of Science in Global & International Education.

Email: aquietplacesd@gmail.com
Website:
 aquietplacesd.weebly.com

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Matt Fogle
Pastor, Spiritual Director, Speaker, Retreat Leader

Matt is a trained Spiritual Director through Sustainable Faith’s 2 year journey. He also has 2 Master’s degrees in Organizational Leadership and in Spiritual Formation. He grew up as a wild middle child in rural Illinois where mentors helped Matt to see that God is calling everyone to an abundant and adventurous life in Christ. For over ten years Matt has been a pastor in TX & IL, a speaker and retreat facilitator in CA & CO. He has worked with multiple non-profits in the areas of leadership development and spiritual formation.

Email: mfogle@rhythmcc.com
Website: rhythm.community

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David Hammerslag, PhD
Spiritual Director, Speaker

David is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and an elder at Wonderful Mercy Church in Gilbert, where he is a privileged to preach from time to time. David is passionate about helping people know and experience the incredible love of the Father. He is available for Spiritual Direction sessions either in person in Chandler or via phone or Skype.

Email: d.hammerslag@gmail.com

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Roger Hornbeck
Spiritual Director, Pastor, Speaker

Roger is a trained Spiritual Director through Leadership Transformations: Selah.  Roger lives in the Glendale, Arizona area and is available for Spiritual Direction, Spiritual Formation Coaching, Speaking, and accompaniment in the Ignatian Exercises.  Roger is available for Spiritual Direction or Spiritual Formation Coaching sessions either in person in Glendale or by Skype or Zoom.

Email: rogerhornbeck@gmail.com
Website: www.transformationoftheheart.com

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Sharon Hornbeck
Spiritual Director, Writer, Speaker, Retreat Leader

Sharon is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and lives in the Glendale, Arizona area. Sharon is available for Spiritual Direction, Spiritual Formation Coaching, Speaking, and accompaniment in the Ignatian Exercises.

Email: srhornbeck@msn.com
Website: www.transformationoftheheart.com

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T. L. Landgraf

T.L. is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and the pastor at Carefree Vineyard Church. Along with De, his wife, they founded It’s For Freedom a ministry focused on inner healing, deliverance and spiritual direction. T.L. is available for spiritual direction in person or video chat, speaking engagements and leading retreats centered around spiritual formation.

Email: info@itsforfreedom.com

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Spiritual Director, Pastoral Counselor

Lee is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and is on the pastoral staff at Wonderful Mercy Church, Gilbert Arizona. He is available for Spiritual Direction sessions in person in the Gilbert/Mesa/Chandler area, or via FaceTime/Skype.

Email: l.meyer@wonderfulmercy.org

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James Mitchell

Spiritual Director; Retreat Leader for pastors, church leaders, and pastoral/church staff; Hospital Chaplain: specializes in grief work, trauma healing, and end-of-life care.

Workshops: Journaling, Lectio Divina, and Contemplative Prayer; facilitating the journey of sojourners in finding a way to move through a inner roadblock into God’s Realm of Heaven in the here and now and be about their soul’s destiny; Doctor of Ministry in Spiritual Formation from Ashland Theological Seminary; in person, via phone, or FaceTime.

Email: mitchellsojournercenter@yahoo.com

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Danny Mullins
Spiritual Director, Retreat Leader, Speaker, Pastor

Danny is an instructor in Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and is available to meet for direction.

Email: pianodanny@gmail.com
Website: dannymullins.org

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Adam Ormord
Spiritual Director, Pastor, Retreat Leader, Speaker

Adam is a graduate of Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction and serves as the Director of Regional Ministries with KidZ at Heart. Adam resides in Anthem, Arizona, and is available for Worship Leading, Preaching, Soul Care Retreats and Spiritual Direction.

Email: ao.musicman@gmail.com

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Donna Otto
Spiritual Director, Writer, Speaker, Retreat Leader, Founder of Women’s Organizations

Donna is a warm woman of faith and accomplishment. Co-Founder of Spiritual Formation Society and former Board Member of Phoenix Seminary.  She is the host of the Quiet House in Scottsdale, available for private retreats. Donna connects with and encourages women of all ages in their spiritual life. Donna resides in Scottsdale.

Phone: 480-991-7464
Email: dotto70@cox.net

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Richard Parrish
Spiritual Director, Speaker, Author, Retreat Leader, Pastor/Leader.

Richard is a Graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary and serves as Director of Spiritual Care for Music Serving the Word ministries.  He received his Spiritual Direction and Supervision training at North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago.

Email: richard@discoverhope.net
Website: discoverhope.net

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Sheri Reaves

Sheri Reaves

Sheri is available for spiritual direction in person in Mesa and Gilbert, and also via FaceTime.  She is a graduate of The School of Sustainable Faith and has a master degree in Counseling.

Email: sheri@sherireaves.com
Website: sherireaves.com

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LuAnn Roberson
SFSAZ associate for spiritual formation, minister of spiritual care at Discover Hope

LuAnn has a long history of caring for bodies and souls in life-altering and traumatic moments as a nurse, and now as a spiritual director, she creates an atmosphere of warmth and soul hospitality in a safe and confidential space. Trained as a spiritual director in the Selah program/Leadership Transformations, Inc., she is available for Spiritual Direction in person, or remotely.

Email: luann@discoverhope.net or luann@sfsaz.org

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Cristi A. Soiya

Cristi is an Arizona Licensed Professional Counselor &  Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor in Scottsdale. She is a graduate of Ottawa University with a Master of Arts Degree in Professional Counseling. Cristi received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Loyola University in Chicago-her hometown. Cristi is a Christian Counselor serving the needs of the community for individual, family, and couples counseling with children, teens, and adults.

Email: cristi.counselor@gmail.com

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Janice Tarleton

Janice is an experienced spiritual director, teacher for Sustainable Faith’s School of Spiritual Direction, speaker, pastor’s wife/church planter, and graduate of Arizona State University (Journalism). She is available for spiritual direction and accompaniment in The Ignatian Exercises.

Email:  jtarleton@protonmail.com

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Carol Travilla

Carol’s personal journey of integrating faith, family and career enables her to bring a wealth of understanding and experience to the Spiritual Direction relationship.  Carol is a former psychologist and Pastor’s wife.  She is co-author of The Intentional Woman and a graduate of Christian Formation and Direction Ministries.  Carol resides in Chandler, AZ.

Email: ctravilla@cox.net

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Dr. Ted Wueste
Pastor, Spiritual Director, Director of the SFSAZ, author, speaker, retreat leader

Available to meet for spiritual direction and also able to give references for other great local directors.

Email: ted@tedwueste.com
Website: desertdirection.com

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Note: this list is intended to help you connect with a Spiritual Director or Counselor. Please do not use this list for any other purposes. In addition, the SFSAZ is not responsible for discerning if a particular person is the best fit for you. Each person in this directory is responsible as a solo practitioner of spiritual direction or counseling ministry and not an employee or staff person of the SFSAZ.

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If you are a Current Professional Society Member, you are eligible to receive a ministry listing on this page.