Faith Crisis as Disorienting Dilemma: Road to Transformation

As greater numbers of believers suffer a faith crisis, better tools are needed to help with understanding and recovery. Mezirow’s Ten Phases of Transformative Learning—an adult learning theory—can assist in alleviating pain by guiding reflection and an exploration of new possibilities. Indeed, with a healthy process of acquiring new knowledge, identity, and relationships, transformation can be transcendent.

Paul Sparks, Rebecca Smyrniotopoulos