PREACHING A RELEVANT WORD TO A RESTLESS PEOPLE

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

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 care. Together, we will discuss both our resistance and …
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Group Spiritual Direction: A Conference & Retreat

Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation Inc.

For Those Who Want To Deepen and Strengthen the Practice of Group Spiritual Direction Overview This conference and retreat is designed for those who are currently engaged in or offering group spiritual direction and want to enhance their practice as facilitators or participants. It is an intentional opportunity to Experience group spiritual direction each day; …
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Soul Care Retreat: You Restore My Soul ​

Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre

Presented by: Cathy AJ Hardy with Gillian Drader and Fr. Michael Wastag O. Carm.   A Journey into Psalm 23  – A retreat for anyone in caregiving/leadership roles;  Spiritual Directors, Pastors, Priests, Nuns, Retreat facilitators, Chaplains, Therapists, Counsellors.    A retreat to create restorative and nurturing space for your soul.  Come on a deepening journey into Psalm …
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Engage Difference! Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry

Canadian Council of Churches (The)

5 days focused on faith, heart, mind, and skills for the art of intercultural ministry Engage Difference! Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry (DUIM) is a 5 day interactive and engaging program with practical ideas for implementation in your own context. DUIM is for ministry leaders and community members nurturing cultural relevance, understanding, and awareness in their communities. …
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An Awkward Marriage? Music and Language in Worship

Calvin Institute of Christian Worship

An Awkward Marriage? Music and Language in Worship A week-long seminar led by Jeremy Begbie. It is said that “Where words fail, music speaks.” How true is this? In worship, most of us know that music can do things that words cannot do – otherwise, we would never bother singing songs and hymns. But does …
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