Rev. Judith Stephens
Rev. Judith Stephens is a retired ordained Deacon in the North Carolina Conference. She has served in conference retreat ministries, local church spiritual formation, and oversaw leadership formation with rural churches. Currently she is teaching Formation and Discipleship in Course of Study for local pastors at Duke Divinity School. Judy offers individual spiritual direction, contemplative retreats, and is a trained labyrinth facilitator with Veriditas.
She has been formed by Shalem Institute’s contemplative programs, John Philip Newell’s School of Consciousness and Celtic Spirituality, Columbia Theological Seminary’s Certificate in Spiritual Formation. She is on the Core Team for The Friends of Christ School for Spirituality.
She lives with husband, Wray, in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina. They have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.