Engaging Ministry: Practices of Prayer, Worship, and Community

The Beecken Center of The School of Theology

Engaging Ministry: Practices of Prayer, Worship, and Community An educational-experiential series for clergy and laypeople. This two-part series consists of: The Heart of Ministry: Deepening Practice, Deepening Community (Jan. 30-31), Entering the Mystery: Planning Non-Traditional Worship (Jan 31-Feb 1)  According to the Episcopal Church’s Fast FACTs Trends (2007-2011) and Congregations Overview (2014), parishes that are …
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Courage to Lead®: Cultivating “Habits of the Heart” for Wholehearted Leadership, Winter Retreat

Center for Courage & Renewal

“Before we have the courage to lead others, we need to have the heart to lead our inner soul.” ~ past Courage to Lead participant. You are invited to the shores of Lake Huron throughout the seasons for a time set apart to deepen your experience of: My habits form my leadership. We will use …
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Craft an Effective Sermon by Friday (Online)

Church Divinity School Of The Pacific (The)

Sometimes you wonder if there’s a better way to prepare your sermons. But it’s hard to know where to start and how to make change that matters—and lasts. Craft an Effective Sermon by Friday provides the roadmap and structure you need to set up a better process. Rooted in prayer and best practices, the tools …
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Elevate

Kanuga Conferences, Inc.

Elevate: Creation Care & Environmental Justice To gather all those who seek to honor our role as stewards of Creation and live as servants to one another. This community will share stories from key players in the Church’s creation care and environmental justice work, offer resources from groups intimately involved, and develop intentional plans for …
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The Art of Transitional Ministry – Part 1

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

THE ART OF TRANSITIONAL MINISTRY – PART 1 GUIDING A CONGREGATION THROUGH CHANGE AND TRANSITION DATES March 16, 9:30 a.m.-March 20, 12:00 p.m., 2020 OVERVIEW What? The basic education program for transitional / interim ministry explores the unique dynamics of the congregation during a change in pastoral leadership or other significant transition. It equips the pastor …
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