Rev. Dr. Kendrick D. Weaver studied philosophy at American University and went on to receive his Master of Divinity from Harvard Divinity School. Dr. Weaver also has specialized training in subconscious states such as autogenics, heart centered meditation and medical meditation. He studied within various monastic traditions such as Augustine, Franciscan, and Carmelite at Washington Theological Union and obtained a Doctor of Ministry in Christian Spirituality. Rev. Weaver is an ordained elder in the Methodist tradition. He is the author of six books, including the best selling work, Meditate Like Jesus: Uncover the Meditative Practices of Jesus.