Locating and interviewing a spiritual companion/director, chaplain or life coach is an important step in your spiritual journey. SDI’s desire is to provide an easy, inviting way for seekers to connect with a spiritual companion, to find a training program and/or a retreat center. We also help existing spiritual companions find supervisors and additional training resources.
To aid your process, SDI offers this resource to help you locate what you’re seeking around the world.
Find a Spiritual Companion uses database software to provide a list of spiritual directors, chaplains, life coaches, retreat centers, and formation and training programs that are displayed according to your specific search criteria. It is updated constantly and available to you around the clock.
How This Works
Just click all the attributes you are looking for in a spiritual companion. Results will appear below in real-time as you define your search. But remember to wait until you have selected all your choices before you evaluate the results.
Important: If you don’t get results that are useful to you, try selecting fewer search criteria to see how widening your search might produce promising alternatives.
Note to Members: If your profile is incomplete or missing from the Find a Spiritual Companion guide, you can update your information here.
Click on a heading below to view filter options to help narrow your search.
Results will appear in the “Search Results” section below.
Dr. Kenny Payne has over 30 years minstry experience serving as Youth Minister, Senior Minister, Missionary to Ukraine, and University Instructor. Kenny is also a Certified Spiritual Director (Loyola University Chicago) and a Certified Christian Leadership Coach (Coach Approach Ministries).