Denise Ardery has been coming to the Jesuit Spiritual Center for over 10 years. It was here that she discerned participation in the spiritual direction program at the Benedict Inn in Beech Grove, Indiana. At JSC she learned how to quiet her soul and to listen for God in the silence. Denise has been married for 27 years and has three adult daughters. She has “worked” in ministry for most of her adult life including music ministry, youth ministry and spiritual direction.