2014 “The Power of Self-Embrace.” Animator of Annual Staff Retreat, The Krasman Centre. Richmond Hill, Ontario.
2013 “The Contribution of Jean Vanier and Henri Nouwen to the Theology of Disability.” Featured Speaker, Fourth Annual Summer Institute for Theology and Disability, Toronto, Ontario
2012 “Journey of the Beloved.” Animator of Administrators Retreat. St. Clair Catholic School District., Wallaceburg, Ontario
2011 “The Art of Spiritual Survival.” Retreat given to teachers in Toronto Catholic School District. Toronto, Ontario.
“From Image to Likeness: The Doctrine of Deification in the Eastern Christian Tradition.” Workshop given in the Archeparchy of Winnipeg. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
“Awakening the Beloved: Implications for Educators.” Featured speaker at Korean Christian Educators Association Conference. Markham, Ontario.
2010 “The Spirit of the Beloved.” Retreat given to Faith and Sharing Community of Vancouver Island. Nanaimo, British Columbia.
“Prayer and Pastoral Ministry.” Address given to participants of the Fund for Theological Education Leaders in Ministry Conference. Boston, Massachusetts.
“Apatheia and Christian Meditation.” Public lecture given to the Toronto Community of Christian Meditation. Toronto, Ontario.
2009 “The Spirituality of Fundraising.” Retreat given to development officers of World Vision Canada. Richmond Hill, Ontario.
“The Journey of the Beloved.” Retreat given to Faith and Sharing Community of Vancouver Island. Nanaimo, British Columbia.
“Sabbath.” Retreat given to young adults in ministry at St. Benedicts Retreat and Conference Centre. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
“Henri Nouwen and Our Search for God.” Retreat given at St. Benedicts Retreat and Conference Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
2008 “Introduction to Contemplative Youth Ministry.” Workshop for the Catholic Diocese of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.
“The Spirituality of Fundraising.” Workshops for L’Arche Comox and L’Arche Vancouver.
2007 “The Journey of the Beloved.” Retreat for Campus Ministry Cluster, Loyola University, Chicago.
“Sanctuary” Featured speaker and retreat leader for young adult contemplative retreat. Denver, Colorado.
2006 “The Art of Discernment for Small Organizations.” Featured speaker at the World Future Institute, Campenas, Brazil.
“Sustainability and Spirituality.” Featured speaker at Willis Harmon House, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
“Spiritual Transformation in the Context of L’Arche.” Featured speaker at the World Peace Festival, Florianopolis, Brazil.
“The Journey of the Beloved” Henri Nouwen’s Contribution to a Spirituality of Youth Ministry.” Paper given at Turning the Wheel: Henri Nouwen and Our Search for God, an academic conference held at the University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto, Ontario.
“Bridging the Gap: Spirituality and Sustainability in the Urban Context.” Co-Convener of roundtable at the U.N. Habitat World Urban Forum, Vancouver, British Columbia.
“Thy Kingdom Come: Christian Meditation and the Way of Love.” Featured speaker at the Christian Meditation Community of British Columbia regional gathering, Vancouver, British Columbia.
“Merton, War and Self-Hatred: Engaging the Politics of Shame.” Paper given at the Thomas Merton Society’s “Climate of Fear/Commitment to Peace” Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia.
“Christ and the Culture of Cool.” Workshop leader at the “Sanctuary” youth ministry conference, Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford, British Columbia.
“Sabbath Summit.” Featured speaker and consultant for a national retreat given to Episcopal Church leaders, YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, Colorado.
2004 “Contemplative Ministry with Youth.” Conference presentation at ELCA Youth & Family Ministry Theological Roundtable, Luther College, St. Paul, Minnesota.
“A New Heart, A New Spirit.” Conference convenor of National Symposium on Youth Ministry and Spirituality at San Francisco Theological Seminary, San Anselmo, California.
2003 “Ukrainian Catholic Liturgy: Hopes for Renewal.” Facilitator for international conference of liturgists held at St. Basil’s College, Stamford, Connecticut.
“New Wine, New Wineskins.” Featured speaker at Episcopal Youth Ministry conference held at Kanuga Conference Center, Hendersonville, North Carolina.