Speciality: Sabbatical Coach

Gena Larson

Gena serves with Soul Shepherding as a Spiritual Director and Coach. She is the Executive Director of a non-profit ministry and has been a pastor’s wife at a large church for over 30 years. She and her husband Dave completed the Soul Shepherding Institute and Spiritual Direction certificate training. She was struggling with burnout when …

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Rob Jacobs

Rob serves with Soul Shepherding as a Spiritual Director and Coach. He is the Pastor of Spiritual Growth and Development at Saddleback Church. He has an M.A. degree in Education from Azusa Pacific University. Also he has been certified as a StratOp facilitator for churches, and has completed the Soul Shepherding Institute and Spiritual Direction …

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John Walton

John serves with Soul Shepherding as a Spiritual Director providing soul care and coaching, especially for pastors. He is a Senior Pastor with nearly 30 years of experience in historic and intergenerational churches. He has an M.Div. degree from Howard University and a D.Min degree from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, with an emphasis in Leadership …

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Dave Rimoldi

Dave serves on the staff of Soul Shepherding providing spiritual direction, sabbatical coaching, retreats, seminars, and supervision of spiritual direction students. He’s also an adjunct faculty member at Talbot School of Theology and has been a pastor with churches in the Long Beach area for close to 20 years. He has an M.A. in Christian …

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Sungshim Loppnow

Sungshim serves with Soul Shepherding as a Spiritual Director and Coach. She is also licensed Marriage and Family Therapist working in private practice and as a church consultant. For over a decade she was a pastor’s wife at a Korean American megachurch. She has an M.A. degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological …

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Dave Larson

Dave serves with Soul Shepherding as a Spiritual Director and Coach. He is the Lead Pastor for a large church in California’s Central Valley, where he has served for nearly 30 years. He has an M.A. degree from California Theological Seminary. Also he and his wife Gena completed the Soul Shepherding Institute and Spiritual Direction …

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