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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“Introduction to Healing of Memories” Course Leader – Fr. Michael Lapsley, SSM

Institute for Healing of Memories

Duration: 23 March until 1st April 2020 (International participants to arrive on the 22nd March) Location: Cape Town, South Africa Language of facilitation: English Closing date for applications: 10 February 2020 Course fee: USD 1,200 (include workshop accommodation, meals, training material, transport and all excursions related to the course)   The Institute for the Healing …
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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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Sustaining the Preaching Life

Princeton Theological Seminary

Sustaining the Preaching Life Opening Retreat October 2–4, 2019 | Closing Retreat June 10–12, 2020 Description Sustaining the Preaching Life is a program providing training and support for preachers. Participating pastors form their own cohort of four to six preachers who commit to taking part in an opening and closing retreat on the campus of …
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