Fees and Payment

  • Grateful RocksParticipants are responsible for their own fees and cost of some reading materials.
  • Way of the Spirit Mini-Courses: $450 per course, including:
    • Three, 4-hour, interactive online retreat sessions
    • Optional individual spiritual accompaniment session with program staff
    • Access to private web community
    • Assigned readings often available to download electronically.
  • Payments gratefully received by check or credit card (through PayPal).
  • If you are able to provide scholarship assistance to other participants, please contact Good News Associates.
  • If you need financial assistance:
    • Many participants receive funding support from their faith communities.
    • Explore outside grants, including the Lyman Fund. Contact Tracy Booth: tdbooth@earthlink.net. They supported Quaker Way of the Spirit participants in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2020. A comprehensive application is due to the Lyman Fund September 15th or March 15th.
    • Inquire about limited Way of the Spirit scholarship funds by emailing christine@goodnewsassociates.org.


    • All payments to Good News Associates, the non-profit home of Way of the Spirit.
    • Pay by check: To “Good News Associates,” with memo line: Way of the Spirit
      • Mail to: Jan Wood, Director Good News Associates
        20403 Crawford Road
        Lynwood, WA 98036
    • Pay with your credit card or PayPal account:

    • Inquiries about alternative payment schedules or electronic deposits, please contact Jan Wood: janwood@goodnewsassociates.org