Communications - Diocesan Calendar of Events

Enneagram Workshop

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019
Location:
St Francis-in-the-Field Episcopal Church
 
Time:
9am - 3pm
 
Address:
895 Palm Valley Road
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
 

 

The aim of the Christian life goes beyond information to transformation. The Enneagram has proven to be the perfect transformational companion to Christian faith and discipleship. The term, Enneagram, combines the Greek words "ennea," meaning "nine," and "grammos," meaning "a written figure." This geometric figure with nine points is used to represent the spectrum of basic personality types. It is a system for discovery of our personality patterns and insights combined with strategies to overcome the limitations of our personality. "Persona" in Latin means "mask." The mask of personality can become a barrier to knowing our true selves, our essence, our spirit. The Bible describes the transformational process: Indeed, the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing until it divides soul from spirit, joints from marrow. And before him no creature is hidden, but all are naked and laid bare to the eyes of the one to whom we must render an account. (Heb