Spiritual Searcher

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In honor of the 30th Anniversary of the Spiritual Searcher program,
we are pleased to announce an invitation to join us in celebration!

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Sunday, June 2, 2 – 4 PM    
Reception, Brownlee Hall

Please join us as our guest to celebrate 30 years of our premier speaker series bringing nationally recognized experts and voices
from within the fields of spirituality, theology, psychology, contemplative practice, and personal development to the Central Ohio region.
A brief presentation honoring the people and the history of the program, a social hour and reception will allow you to connect
with other Spiritual Searchers who value this important work.

Join us as we celebrate!

RSVP affirmative attendance at this link by May 24
After May 24, call 614-488-0681 ext 247


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Past Spiritual Searchers hosted by First Community Church

Carrie Newcomer and Parker Palmer – April 2019
Thomas Moore
Thomas Moore – November 2018
Glennon Doyle
Glennon Doyle – August 2017
Piper Kerman
Piper Kerman – December 2016
Nancy Abrams
Nancy Abrams – November 2016
Marcus Borg
Marcus Borg – 2004, 2011










Center page headshots

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The Burkhart Center
and the Spiritual Searcher Program
are grateful for your support

Dear Friends,

We deeply appreciate the generosity of our donors. Financial sustainability remains core to the success of The Burkhart Center. Because of your generosity, we are able to continue to offer excellent programming and world-class speakers you have come to know as a hallmark of the Spiritual Searcher program.

Your comments and questions are always welcome.
Feel free to reach out to us via The Burkhart Center Program Administrator, Christy Caine at ccaine@fcchurch.com.

Peace and Blessings,

The Burkhart Center Steering Committee:
Rev. David Hett, Minister of Religious Life & Learning
Price Finley, Chair of the Burkhart Center Steering Committee
Tom White, Chair, Spiritual Searcher Committee
David Nickel, Chair, Adult Learning Council
Christy Caine, Program Administrator, The Burkhart Center
Lisa Bueche, Abbey Jo Griffith, Shah Hasan, Rose Konrath, David Quellette, Peggy Wible

About The Burkhart Center

The Burkhart Center builds on the Foundation of the Spiritual Searcher ministry. The Center, a vision of First Community Church, creates sacred space to explore the mind-body-spirit connection and interspiritual practices for the healing of soul and creation. The Burkhart Center curates programs and opportunities for meaningful personal and community growth. For more about The Burkhart Center, please visit our website.

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Photos from past events

(Photos by Charles Baldeck)

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For more on the Spiritual Searcher Committee, follow this link.


(614) 488-0681 ext 247 or askus@theburkhartcenter.org