Ministry in Challenging Times – Continuing Education 4 Part Workshop Series – Online

Atlantic School Of Theology

Four Week Ministry Leadership Program lead by Rev. Dr. Ross Bartlett About this Event Continuing Education Offering Atlantic School of Theology Ministry Leadership Program Program Coordinator: Rev. Dr. Ross Bartlett Program Convener: Jane Bolivar Program Description: Leadership in congregations is tough! Learning with peers can help lessen the burden, expand our resources and build supportive …
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VIRTUAL–VITAL CHURCH MARITIMES CONFERENCE 2020

Diocese of Nova Scotia and PEI

Turn your face into the ‘winds of change’, discover new possibilities for your faith community and ‘find your joy.’This autumn’s Vital Church Maritimes (VCM) conference is all about effectively navigating change. Whether it’s adapting ministry in a pandemic, exploring cooperative partnerships or tackling a major parish redevelopment, there are some essential best practices that can …
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Greek Exegesis of Romans and Galatians – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: GREE 7043 In this course students will study the Greek text of the Epistles of Romans and Galatians by applying the hermeneutical and exegetical skills learned in BIBL 5033 and the Greek language skills learned in GREE 6013. In addition to studying the contents, contexts, and interpretive issues involved in the study of the …
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Preaching as a Practice and the Practice of Preaching – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: PAST 3053 Participants will be introduced to preaching as a central biblical, historical and theological practice within the Christian Church. Participants will then examine the theology, theory and practice of designing and delivering sermons in context. With respect to design this will involve consideration of sermon content, purpose, form, illustration, story, and the context …
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Study of the Septuagint of 1 and 2 Chronicles and Ezra-Nehemiah – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: GREE 7733 In this course students will translate selected texts of the Greek version of 1 and 2 Chronicles, Ezra, or Nehemiah, which date from two centuries before to two centuries after the time of Christ and which were used by the Early Church. Students will use both Greek and Hebrew skills in the …
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Studies in a Holistic Gospel – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: INCD 7633 The course will explore how the body and soul dualism, out of which much Christian mission operated in the past (i.e. saving souls only), has proved inadequate and damaging to many First Nations, Inuit, and Metis peoples in Canada. In this course, participants will explore and participate in developments in Christian missiology, …
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Social Construction of Identity – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: INCD 7663 This course examines critically the social construction of ethnicity and identity within First Nations, Inuit, and Metis communities, as well as the implications for broader community social responses to those identities. Students will study the myths and realities surrounding the development of racial, ethnic, and cultural categories in North America and learn …
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Indigenous Research and Writing – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: INCD 7813 This course covers all aspects of research and writing at an academic level. The student develops their voice as an academic writer by learning how to identify and use rhetorical strategies in writing. The course will also explore the specific needs or concerns of Indigenous writing and research methods including protocol. Other …
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Women in the Christian Tradition – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: CHUR 4033 This seminar course will explore the biblical, theological, and historical understandings of women in the Christian tradition. It will emphasize women’s lived religious experiences, female leaders, and changing views of women’s roles throughout Christian history. Students will read both primary and secondary source texts related to women from throughout Christian history. Recommended …
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History of Christianity – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: CHUR 2033 Christianity developed out of the context of the Roman world as a new movement, beginning with Jesus and over time spreading to the rest of the world. This course will explore the development of different traditions and denominations, the emergence of theological ideas, and the changes in the Church as has grown …
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