The Transforming Power of Presence

This Transforming Power of Presence course will help you to evaluate areas that may hold you back from the spiritual practice of being present.

Takes approximately 5 hours to complete.


Training more than one person?


Church, Faith & Everyday Life, Small Group Curriculum, Spiritual Practices, and Thinking Theologically

Course Description

We live in a world full of distractions, and as a result, developing and growing quality relationships requires more focus than ever before. It’s the only way to develop meaningful connections with loved ones, friends, acquaintances, and even God himself. The Bible offers great insight into what it takes to build strong relationships with others, and “being present” is a foundational principle.

This Transforming Power of Presence course will help you to evaluate areas that may hold you back from the spiritual practice of being present, including the time we spend with our digital devices. Journey with Josiah Hoagland as he explores different forms of prayer and intentional connection to deepen your relationships with God and those directly in front of you. 

We estimate that this will take you 5 hours to complete (but not all in one sitting!).

Meet Your Instructors

Fuller & Missio Alliance

Fuller Seminary is an evangelical, multidenominational graduate institution committed to forming global leaders for kingdom vocations. Responding to changes in the church and world, Fuller is transforming the seminary experience for both traditional students and those beyond the classroom: providing theological formation that helps Christ-followers serve as faithful, courageous, innovative, collaborative, and fruitful leaders in all of life, in any setting.

Missio Alliance creates spaces and resources aimed at helping diverse church and ministry leaders engage in formational conversations around the crucial issues of our day in God’s mission.

What is a FULLER Equip course?

The FULLER Equip courses are designed with the goal of providing a comprehensive education in the study of Scripture and its practical applications to life, work, and the advancement of God's kingdom.

These courses are specifically tailored to meet the needs of learners around the world, offering a global perspective on the study of Scripture and its relevance to everyday life.

Whether you are looking to deepen your personal understanding of Scripture, or seeking to apply its principles to your professional life or ministry, FULLER Equip courses offer a wide range of resources and tools to help you achieve your goals.

From online lectures and interactive discussions to practical assignments and case studies, these courses are designed to engage learners at all levels and equip them with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed. So whether you are a beginner or an experienced student of Scripture, FULLER Equip courses have something to offer everyone.

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About FULLER Equip

FULLER Equip is an extension of Fuller Theological Seminary. It offers non-degree courses, professional certificate programs, training services, and research to help individuals and organizations advance the kingdom of God. FULLER Equip provides courses covering theology, leadership, counseling, and more. Professional certificate programs offer specialized study. Equip also offers training services such as customized workshops and coaching. Lastly, Equip conducts research and engages in strategic partnerships to innovate Christian ministry and service.

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