SOMA ~ Building a Kingdom Community

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Building a Kingdom Community
Christian Formation for the 21st Century

Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. 
1 Corinthians 12:27

In Soma
we come together as Christ's church,
the body of believers.
In our journey we are growing in relationship
with God and one another as
God's Kingdom community.

The word soma in Greek means body.
It often refers to the physical body of an individual. 
Sometimes it is used metaphorically to refer to the church,
the Body of Christ.


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Soma¹

Initial Phase
 Three-Month Journey of Christian Spiritual Formation

Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. 
1 Corinthians 12:27

Teaching Series
Gain a deeper understanding of the biblical term Kingdom of God
Discover the relevance of the Kingdom of God in the 21st century

Small Group Emphasis
Explore the Spiritual Disciplines
Grow in Christ-likeness through the experience of the disciplines
Learn the value of community and support of one another

Prayer Partners
Pray for one another
Encourage one another

Retreat Experience
Practice God's presence
Intersperse Community, Prayer, and Solitude

The word soma in Greek means body.
It often refers to the physical body of an individual. 
Sometimes it is used metaphorically to refer to the church,
the Body of Christ.


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Soma²

Phase Two 
 Three-Month Journey of Christian Spiritual Formation

Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. 
1 Corinthians 12:27

Teaching Series
Gain a deeper understanding of the biblical term Kingdom of God
Discover the relevance of the Kingdom of God in the 21st century

Small Group Emphasis
Explore the Spiritual Disciplines
Grow in Christ-likeness through the experience of the disciplines
Learn the value of community and support of one another

Prayer Partners
Pray for one another
Encourage one another

Spiritual Mentoring
Develop rapport and trust with a Christian mentor
Cultivate and deepen healthy spiritual habits

The word soma in Greek means body.
It often refers to the physical body of an individual. 
Sometimes it is used metaphorically to refer to the church,
the Body of Christ.


Phase 1 | Phase 2 | Soma Core | Top

Soma Core

Development of Core Leadership for Spiritual Formation Journey
One-Month Advance Preparation

Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it.
1 Corinthians 12:27

Leadership Preparation for Soma¹ and Soma²

Gain understanding in leading groups in the spiritual disciplines

Refine small group and community relationship forte

Develop mentoring skills

Individuals presenting mature Christian grounding are encouraged to participate.
Soma Core participants will provide vital leadership to the spiritual formation journey. 

The word soma in Greek means body.
It often refers to the physical body of an individual. 
Sometimes it is used metaphorically to refer to the church,
the Body of Christ.