The Deacon’s Path

Stevenson School of Ministry in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania

This 10-week online course is designed for those exploring the ministry of deacon and priest and is a requirement for those in the certificate program for the diaconate. The course includes an historical understanding of the role of deacon, as well as an exploration of the role of the deacon in the “Jesus Movement in …
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The Diaconate

Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL)

The Diaconate is an online course for deacons, deacons in formation, and those wishing to be better grounded in a sound understanding of The Sacred Order of Deacons including especially, members of local discernment committees and members of Commissions on Ministry. The course will consider the history of the Order of Deacons—what is helpful and what is …
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Practical Preaching: From Preparation to Proclamation

Montreal Diocesan Theological College

John 20:18 tells us that “Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, ‘I have seen the Lord’; and she told them that he had said these things to her.” In this, Mary is the first evangelist, the first to proclaim the resurrected Christ. In other words, she was the first preacher. Preaching doesn’t need …
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Leading Reserved Sacrament – Fall 2022

Anglican Diocese of Calgary (The)

Are you a Lay Minister seeking to get a license for ministry? Or are you just interested in learning more? If so, please join us as we explore all you need to lead services of Reserved Sacrament in your parish and community! To Register or for more information please contact Barbara Labrecque by emailing: [email protected]

School for Lay Ministry Learning Community

Luther Seminary

Gain the theological training you need to grow as a lay leader in your congregation. What You Will Learn From preaching and teaching to providing pastoral care or designing worship, lay leaders serve their congregations in a variety of roles – often without the theological background or seminary degrees their colleagues may have. With the …
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Images of Diakonia

Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL)

Diaconal ministry has at its heart connecting Christian scripture and tradition with the needs, hopes and concerns of the world. Using a framework of five key images, students will strengthen awareness of the sacred in the Church and the wider community, invigorate their practice of diakonia, and gain confidence in engaging others to do the …
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Pastoral Care with Marginalized Communities

Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL)

This course focuses on practical and theological foundations for engaging authentically and meaningfully with communities where life experiences, identities, and/or demographic characteristics reveal a social divide that can preclude others (and ourselves) from recognizing their full humanity.  Readings and other course content integrate literature from social science, practical theology, and personal narratives of experience.  The …
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The Diaconal Hermeneutic

Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL)

As we live into the fourth wave of the current renewal of the Sacred Order of Deacons in The Episcopal Church, we are gaining greater clarity about the distinctive nature of the “full and equal order,” and we are increasingly able and willing to invite the gift of prophetic servant leadership. At the heart of …
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Diploma in Anglican Diaconal Studies – VST

Vancouver School Of Theology

September 14, 2020 – September 14, 2022 Offered by Vancouver School Of Theology https://vst.edu/programs/dads/ VST is called to educate and form thoughtful, engaged and generous Christian leaders for the church and the world in the 21st century.  The diaconate of the Anglican churches is an historic order with roots in the ancient church, adapting to the …
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List of Online Courses from CALL

Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL)

This page should provide up-to-date links to all the courses currently being offered online, as well as links to the in-person courses available at this seminary.