Joan Jordan Grant


    B.A. Political Science, 1969 – Springfield College

    M.Div., 1992 – Andover Newton Theological School


  Ordained Minister in the United Church of Christ – 1994

  Member: Somesville Union Meeting House, UCC – 2006 – Present

  Associate Pastor, Somesville Union Meeting House, UCC – 2007 – Present

  Associate, Northeast Guild for Spiritual Formation

  Member,Spiritual Directors’ Peer Group


Programs at The Alcyon Center include:

• Spring and Fall Volunteer Work Weeks

• Weekly Bible Reflection

• Monthly Quiet Days and Soul Friends

• Alcyon Sampler Weekends

• Individual Spiritual Direction

• Personal Retreat

• Guided Programs

• Cornerstone Courses in spiritual practice

• Contemplative Spiritual Direction Training



The Alcyon Center Website:

Traditions Drawn Upon

Spiritual Direction, Biblical Reflection, and Nature as Spiritual Practice lie at the heart of ministry along my path from Silence to Silence.