Sunday, January 1, 2017
At the Friday night Evening Program (June 9, 2017), Gloria will speak to us about how we are all Born For Our Times. More info about evening programs here.
Gloria D. Karpinski is a holistic counselor, spiritual director, teacher, and author. Her seminars as well as her individual in-depth life attunements emphasize the relevancy of universal spiritual principles to everyday life and the interdynamics of mind, body, emotions, and spirit.
Gloria has taught throughout America and in several other countries. She has conducted seminars for such diverse groups as psychotherapists, actors, doctors, and teachers, from conferences to colleges, churches, hospitals and specialized groups.
A graduate of the University of North Carolina, she was a journalist and design editor prior to being ordained into interfaith ministry by the International Church of Ageless Wisdom.
Gloria is the author of Where Two Worlds Touch: Spiritual Rites of Passage and Barefoot on Holy Ground: Twelve Lessons in Spiritual Craftsmanship, both published by Ballantine Books.
Gloria has received grants from The Laurence D. Rockefeller Fund for the Advancement of the Human Spirit, from the Women and Wisdom Foundation, and from The Blessings Foundation. In 2002, Gloria was presented the keys to her native city of Greensboro, North Carolina. She received an honorary ordination by the New Seminary in New York and now serves on their advisory board as she does for the National Advisory Board of the Sophia Institute In Charleston, S.C. She is also on the teaching staff of The Center for Sacred Studies in California. CenterCircle Productions is her production label for meditation and lecture CDs and her audio book of WHERE TWO WORLDS TOUCH.
Gloria lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Her website, Gloria Karpinski's Center Circle, includes a calendar of her workshops, lectures, Intensives and other specialized programs.
SESC is thrilled that our long-time friend Gloria will be joining us at our 2017 conference!