Preaching Gospel Hope in a Time of Climate Crisis – Online

Diocese Of Montreal (The)

2-DAY ONLINE PREACHING WORKSHOP Share Friday and Saturday, October 16 and 17, 2020, morning and afternoon Climate change is called the moral challenge of our time, yet many preachers avoid discussing it. Through a mix of presentations, small group conversation, and whole group discussion, we will discuss the spiritual/moral imperative to preach about climate change, …
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Meeting the Messiah: Reading the Gospel of Mark – Online

Diocese Of Montreal (The)

The Gospel of Mark was written for Christian believers living in a tumultuous world: the Roman army was oppressing the people of Palestine,  Christians were being persecuted, new people  were claiming divine authority to lead, and many people  were confused about how to find their way in a changing society.  In this latest installment of  Dio’s  popular series …
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Principles of Preaching – Online

Diocese Of Montreal (The)

MEETS ONLINE, Tuesday mornings, 8:45am to 11:45am   Preaching is one of the central tasks of Christian ministers, and one that will grow and change throughout the preacher’s lifetime. This course provides an introduction to the craft of preaching through an exploration of its theological foundations, the process of Biblical exegesis for preaching, and methods …
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The Changing Role of Congregational Leadership – Online

Diocese Of Montreal (The)

MEETS ONLINE, Tuesday afternoons, 12:45pm to 2:45pm   September 8 to December 1, 2020               The basic functions of congregational leadership – leading worship, preaching, pastoral care, administration – remain similar in spite of different denominational practices and circumstances. However, changing times and the pandemic crisis are stretching the …
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Christian Education and Formation – Online

Diocese Of Montreal (The)

MEETS ONLINE, Wednesday mornings, 8:45am to 10:45am   September 9 to December 2, 2020 Our concern as leaders and pastors is to engage our faith communities in ongoing spiritual formation that will bring new life and purpose out of the traditions and teachings of Christianity. Participants in this course will strengthen their skills in group …
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