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Godly Play Core Training


  • First Presbyterian Church of Athens 185 East Hancock Avenue Athens, GA 30601 (map)

Godly Play Core Training is the essential training for all storytellers and doorpersons in the Godly Play room. You will learn the processes and Core stories of Godly Play as well as the theology behind these practices. This time of retreat will strengthen your understanding of children's spirituality and leave you spiritually refreshed!

Registration closes the Monday before Training. We'd love to have you in the circle!

Thursday, February 28, 6p-9p
Friday, March 1, 8:30a-5p
Saturday, March 2, 8:30a-5p

Lunch on Friday and Saturday are included in your registration. There will be no meal served on Thursday evening.

To make your in person training experience as rich as possible, please read the book Teaching Godly Play by Jerome Berryman and complete the written pre-training exercise. Completion of this assignment is required for Core Training certification. There is a link to this exercise when you register.

Trainer: Christen Erskine, Godly Play Foundation Trainer and Director of Formation for Children and Youth at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, Atlanta.

This in an ecumenical training event. Godly Play Foundation Members receive a discount, more information about membership here.

RSVP by February 25, 2019.

Event cost: $355.00