Natasha Burrowes is trained spiritual director, workshop leader, retreat facilitator, educator, and writer. Rooted in a deep belief that Spirit calls each person to a greater purpose to bring about the common good and to be in more alignment with the spiritual path, Natasha journeys with individuals, groups, and organizations to connect to a deeper purpose, to elevate consciousness, and to create meaningful and spirit-filled action and expression in the world. She bases teaching practices, spiritual direction, and writing on wisdom drawn from the world’s diverse spiritual traditions. She feels called to support individuals and communities in their spiritual growth and development.
With a commitment and dedication to social justice and freedom, Natasha believes that liberation and healing is connected to having a deeper sense of Spirit in our individual and collective lives. Her educational, professional, and ministerial pathways have led her to the intersections of spirituality and justice making. She has over 25 years of experience working in nonprofit, higher education, community-based, and faith-based settings. She earned a Masters of Arts Degree in Transforming Spirituality (MATS) with an emphasis in Spiritual Direction from Seattle University’s School for Theology and Ministry and also earned a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Ethnic Studies and African American Studies.
As a Spiritual Director, she is rooted in the Christian tradition and has an expansive sense of spirituality. She incorporates beliefs and spiritual practices from many faith and wisdom traditions to connect with Spirit. She is an Interspiritual/Interfaith Spiritual Director and journeys with people of all faiths, spiritualities, and belief systems. She has worked as a mentor and educator for many years and journeyed with many people from diverse backgrounds and spiritual traditions in educational settings, prisons, churches and one-on-one settings. She also writes through a blog called Mindful Mondays and the content is focused on meditations on wisdom from diverse spiritual traditions. For more information about her spiritual direction ministry please visit: http://www.natashaburrowes.com/spiritualdirection.