RevJule is a pastor of the Presbyterian Church (USA). She is The Rev. Dr. Jule, who holds a BA in Theology from Valparaiso University, a Masters of Divinity from Vanderbilt University Divinity School, and a Doctorate of Ministry (in Gospel and Culture) from Columbia Theological Seminary of Decatur, GA. In 2014, she completed a Certificate of Christian Spiritual Formation from Columbia Theological Seminary of Decatur, GA. In January 2017, she received a Certificate in Spiritual Direction through The Haden Institute in North Carolina where she now is completing training in Jungian Dream Work. She is a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner through Healing Beyond Borders and facilitates The Circle for Healing and Wholeness which offers Healing Touch, Dream Work, and Spiritual Direction. RevJule has served in a variety of professional ministry settings ranging from specialized ministry among children and families to adult ministry to solo pastorate work. She began writing almost before she could read and it was her way to connect deeply with God, others, and her truest self. RevJule currently enjoys creating weekly worship experiences and sermons for a congregation she is leading on a journey of self-renewal. She enjoys teaching and connecting with others about matters of faith and life. She makes time daily for sitting quietly, being with her closest friends, walking her toy poodle Rufus, reading great books, and digging into the soil of whatever garden she can create. If you like what you are reading here, contact her to schedule a retreat or other spiritual formation experience for yourself or your faith community.