Contemplative Communication Within Oneself

Holy Cross Monastery

Contemplative Communication Within Oneself Led By: Linda Lucas Suggested Donation: $360 Tuesday, 17 September – Friday, 20 September 2019   REGISTER HERE

Storywork: Deepening the Presence and Practice of Community Through Story

Pendle Hill

Storywork: Deepening the Presence and Practice of Community Through Story Oct 25-27, 2019 A weekend workshop with Pádraig Ó Tuama (Friday evening through Sunday lunch.) $395/private room; $355/shared room; $235/commuter. Fee covers food, lodging, and program. If you are seeking financial assistance to participate in this program, please click on the link for our Financial …
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Words Matter: Gender-Sensitive Language for Creator and Creation

Holy Cross Monastery

Words Matter: Gender-Sensitive Language for Creator and Creation Led By: The Rev’ds Lyn G Brakeman and Richard J. Simeone Suggested Donation: $360 Tuesday, November 12 – Friday, November 15, 2019 When the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church met this summer, 2018, it will considered revisions of the Book of Common Prayer. They were authorized …
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Collective Decision Making: Beyond Robert’s Rules

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

COLLECTIVE DECISION MAKING: BEYOND ROBERT’S RULES AN ONLINE CLASS   DATES March 9-April 3, 2020 OVERVIEW Do you tire of church meetings where decision making is tedious or contentious? Are your processes indistinguishable from standard parliamentary procedures used everywhere else? Have you ever wished to try a different way? In this course, you will learn decision methods …
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Preaching a Relevant Word to a Restless People

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

PREACHING A RELEVANT WORD TO A RESTLESS PEOPLE   DATES Jan. 30, Feb. 27, March 26, and April 23, 2020 OVERVIEW Preachers may be reluctant to mention current events from the pulpit. But not speaking to the concerns people bring with them into church implicitly communicates that the church – and worse, God – doesn’t …
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