Unlock the full potential of your sabbatical

Training, plans, and coaching to experience Jesus’ rest, healing, and renewal while on sabbatical

Dr.’s Bill & Kristi Gaultiere have guided over 30,000 pastors, leaders, ministry couples, and church staff in taking and planning a Sabbatical.

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What People Are Saying

To lead well as a pastor and avoid burnout, you need true soul rest.

Are any of these challenges standing in your way?

Our Sabbatical Guide program has everything you need to experience rest and renewal on your Sabbatical.
All based on proven practices tested by over 30,000 pastors, leaders, ministry couples, and church staff.

Everything you need to experience true Sabbath rest.

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Vision

Get your Sabbatical approved and make the most of your time away.

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Planning

Prepare your church leadership and congregation, manage boundaries and expectations, and gather a prayer team.

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Renewal

Discover practical ways to prevent burnout, recover from trauma, strengthen your marriage, and rest in God’s presence.

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Soul Care Practices

Learn how to develop spiritual rhythms, listen for God’s voice, and be in solitude with Jesus.

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Bring your Sabbatical self into your daily life and work, and continue resting in Jesus’ easy yoke.

The Creators of Sabbatical Guide

Bill & Kristi Gaultiere are Doctors of Psychology and Spiritual Directors with over 25 years of experience in counseling and church ministry. They are the founders of Soul Shepherding and authors of “Journey of the Soul.” They help pastors, missionaries, and others to thrive with Jesus in life and leadership.

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