Understanding Suicide and Mental Health

Virginia Theological Seminary

Although despair is not a new phenomenon, the rates of suicide and mental distress keep increasing. As people of faith, we must proclaim hope for the hurting in ways that are action-oriented, Christ-centered, and clinically appropriate. Join us this Spring for an empowering look at suicide, mental illness and distress, and the role the Church …
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Reckoning with Power: Why the Church Fails When It’s on the Wrong Side of Power; Book Club with David Fitch

New Leaf Network

Whenever the church has aligned itself with worldly, coercive power, it ends up on the wrong side of important justice issues. But when the church cooperates with God’s power through his presence among the least powerful, its witness for Jesus transforms the world and the church into a better place. Join us for a 4-week …
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Spiritual & Emotional Formation for Christian Leadership: Research and Practice

Regent College

Many who have served in various ministry capacities (e.g., as pastors, missionaries, lay church leaders, etc…) are intimately familiar with the potential dark realities of the ministry environment. Ministry is often fraught with many difficulties and challenges, imposing significant stress upon one’s spiritual life, marital and family relationships, and upon one’s emotional and physical well-being. …
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Self-teaching Webinars

Center of Addiction and Faith

The link provided goes to their YouTube channel, which provides a good number of presentations on the topics of addiction and faith.  

Course Listings and Programs

Lutheran Theological Seminary

All current programs and all upcoming courses should be listed on the web page indicated here.