The 2022 retreat will explore attitudes Being which define what it means to live in God’s Kingdom. Matthew 5:1-12 will be contemplated from different Biblical cultural and experiential perspectives
Rev. Dr. Paul Koch, Co-Regional Minister for the Christian Church in Mid-America, has provided emotional and spiritual care for individuals and congregations for 30 years. Living in Mussefork, Mo., he has also served in Disciples of Christ, United Church of Christ, and Interfaith Ministries in Missouri, Iowa, and Alabama.
Prior to ministry, he worked at National Public Radio (NPR), in Washington, DC. Paul is a proud Drury University 1986 alum. He received his Master of Divinity from Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, MO in 1993 and his Doctor of Ministry from Eden in 2007. He was ordained as Pastor and Teacher in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Mid-America in 1993.
He dedicates himself to helping all men and women seek encounters with creational/incarnational theology and avenues for spiritual transformation through annual retreats in the Ozarks, New Mexico, and the North Woods of Minnesota in partnership with Illuman and his regional chapter, Illuman of the Ozarks. He is a Richard Rohr devotee and credits him and his writings to his faith formation today.
Chair, Spiritual Priority Team
Pastor, Oxford Christian Church
Co-Regional Minister, Interim President
- $135.00 each