2019 Formation Classes

Lent Formation 2019:

This Lent take on one of these faith formation offerings as a practice for the season.  There are Saturday morning and Wednesday evening class offerings as well as Sunday morning forums.  

Register Below!


Lent is a time of introspection and practice.  For 6 weeks this Lenten season, on Saturday mornings at 9:00 am and Wednesday nights starting at 6:00 pm, we offer classes to help you go deeper in exploring different parts of ourselves and our spirituality:


Saturday Morning:

Lenten Icon Writing Workshop




Wednesday Evening:

Simpler Living Lenten Book Study:  GROUNDED by Diana Butler Bass


Salaam Interfaith Lecture and Discussion Series


Topic and Speaker


Religious Orthodoxy vs Cultural Fluidity - A woman's journey to acceptance of her son's same sex marriage
Siddika Jessa, former General Secretary of a large Muslim organization


Israel and Palestine - Getting through to the real issues
Steve Slocum, author of "Why Do They Hate Us?" and founder of Salaam


Islam's Roots in Social Justice and Today's Progressive Muslims
Ani Zonneveld, Human Rights Activist, Singer/songwriter, founder of Muslims for Progressive Values


Love for All, Hatred for None - Ahmadi Muslims - Islam's Persecuted Minority
Maaz Salam and the San Diego Ahmadiyyah Muslim Community


The Women of Conservative Islam - The Real Motivation behind the Hijab
Arwa Alkhawaja and Tahseen Lazzouni


To Be a Refugee - an inside look
Firsthand stories from some of San Diego's refugees




What is an Episcopalian Part II