Center for Spiritual Renewal

Faculty and Staff



  • Chris Baker

    CSR Assistant Director

    • M.Div. Talbot School of Theology
    • B.A. Calvin College

    Chris was trained in spiritual direction at ISF, completing his M.Div. with an emphasis in Spiritual Formation & Soul Care in 2011.  He oversees the day-to-day operations of the CSR and also supervises the staff spiritual directors.  Chris has led cohort groups for Talbot's Spiritual Formation Focus Program and also does adjunct teaching for ISF, including a new elective, "Spiritual Formation & Soul Care in the Church."  He is a member of the Evangelical Spiritual Directors Association.



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