CALL Courses: Fall 2021

Church Divinity School Of The Pacific (The)

All courses available in the Fall of 2021 should be listed on the indicated web page.  

Accountable Preaching for the Church and World: An Online Preaching Workshop

Montreal Diocesan Theological College

At a time of significant change and transformation for both the church and the world, this preaching workshop is designed to help students and lay preachers explore what it means to be accountable in preaching. It is particularly meant for those who are new to preaching, those who do not preach regularly, and those looking to develop their homiletical …
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Reimagining Church (formerly Mission 101)

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

John P. Bowen Are you frustrated by the decline in church attendance and ministry participation at your parish? Perhaps you’re hearing the buzz around terms like missional church, discipleship and fresh expressions, but are baffled about what those mean or how they might relate to your own parish. Maybe you haven’t heard of missional church …
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Missional Preaching

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

The Right Reverend Susan J. A. Bell How do we connect God’s mission, and therefore the mission of the church, with the culture in which we live and speak in ways that help people make sense of their lives and their purpose through the lens of the Gospel? How can our words as preachers help …
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Luke: A Journey With Jesus (Online)

Montreal Diocesan Theological College

The Gospel of Luke is a rich, inviting, and expansive description of the life and ministry of Jesus of Nazareth. This course is an overview of some major themes of the Gospel of Luke as well as a close look at the distinctive ways in which Luke understands Jesus. Topics include Luke’s depiction of Jesus …
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Christian Foundations: From Abraham to Jesus

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

Patrick Paulsen Many people are familiar with the concept of an overarching narrative (storyline) when looking at the history of our faith: from the Old Testament, through to the New and on into the history of the church, we can see God at work. However, when people think of, say, the Old Testament, disconnected images …
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Stewardship: A Faithful Response to God’s Mission

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

Gillian Doucet Campbell Stewardship is our faithful response to the mission of God. We can join in God’s mission with confidence and hope as stewards of God’s abundant gifts and invite others into that stewardship. What is God calling us to as individuals, as a parish, and as a diocese? We know there is a …
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Lire La Bible – Le Nouveau Testament: Jésus renouvelle le lien avec Dieu (en ligne)

Montreal Diocesan Theological College

Le Nouveau Testament regroupe les textes parlant de Jésus, le Christ. Différents auteurs témoignent de la vie, des paroles et actes de Jésus, ainsi que de leurs expériences de sa mort et de sa résurrection. Le Nouveau Testament constitue la source de la foi chrétienne et inspire les croyantes et croyants depuis deux millénaires à …
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Calvin Symposium on Worship, 2022

Calvin Institute of Christian Worship

Join this livestream conference, with several in-person sessions as we are able, sponsored by the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and the Center for Excellence in Preaching, located at Calvin University and Calvin Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Page updated on 10/13/2021. Registration and schedule information Join our email list for monthly “Calvin Symposium on …
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Reawakening the Oral Tradition of the Bible

Sisterhood of St. John the Divine (The) (SSJD)

Biblical Storytelling belongs to all God’s people. The Bible came out of a storytelling culture and we want to re-awaken the power and the beauty of that living voice. In this retreat we will uncover the hidden pattern found in every biblical story, a pattern placed there to guide the ancient storytellers. We will use …
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