Dare to Lead in the Church

Luther Seminary

Maybe you’ve felt yourself leading from the extremes: hiding your true thoughts and emotions in order to keep the peace, then over-reacting to relatively small issues or problems at other points. Is “authentic leadership” just another meaningless buzzword, or can it be something bigger (and even better) than a hashtag? When we’re separated from our …
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Equipping Small Group Leaders

Stevenson School of Ministry in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania

A small group leader is not a teacher, but rather holds a sacred space for respectful conversation, shared learnings, and deepening faith. The author of Gather Us In: Leading Transformational Small Groups, Dr. Angela Schaffner, explores how to become an effective leader who guides a group through change to belonging and maturity.  

Flourishing in Ministry Midwest Series: A Circle of Trust® Experience for Ministry Leaders

Center for Courage & Renewal

Because the concern about traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic, the dates of this series have been revised. It will now begin in November 2020. Applications are still being taken. Nov. 9-12, 2020* (new beginning date) May 10-12, 2021 Nov. 8-10, 2021* (new final date) Each retreat starts at 3:30 PM and ends with lunch.   …
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YALLI: Young Adult Life & Leadership Initiative – Online

Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation Inc.

Young Adult Life & Leadership Initiative has moved online and is still taking applications!   “It was so helpful to go deeper, to be quiet, to be able to hear what I’m being called to do… and to share this experience with others.” —A Participant Apply now! Overview A program to nurture the spiritual life …
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Jesus in the Qur’an: An Entry Point for Interfaith Dialogue

Virginia Theological Seminary

Explore the role of Jesus and Mary in the Islamic tradition as an entry point to interfaith dialogue About this event This event is brought to you by the department of Lifelong Learning at Virginia Theological Seminary This class will meet online on four consecutive Thursday evenings (Oct 28 – Nov 18). from 7 – …
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Jesus in the Qur’an: An Entry Point for Interfaith Dialogue

Virginia Theological Seminary

Jesus plays a central role in the Islamic tradition and offers a rich entry point into Christian-Muslim dialogue. Zeyneb Sayilgan, Ph.D., will lead this study of the person and mission of Jesus as presented in Muslim sacred scripture – the Qur’an. Students will assess the Qur’an’s significance for Muslim faith and practice, examine Qur’anic passages …
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25th Annual Festival of Faiths: Sacred Change: Essential conversations on faith and race

Center for Interfaith Relations

The 2021 Festival of Faiths will examine issues of systemic racism in America and the role of spirituality in healing from the trauma of oppression. Sacred Change: Essential Conversations on Faith and Race seeks to celebrate the unique beauty, power and strength of the Black faith experiences while facing the profoundly brutal outcomes of genocide, …
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Conversations on Race and Faith: The Sacred Ground Curriculum

Virginia Theological Seminary

Conversations on Race and Faith: The Sacred Ground Curriculum Are you interested in reading, watching and learning about the history of race and racism in America and the impact it has on our world today – and engaging in meaningful conversation about change? Join an online cohort and explore a rich curriculum focused on Indigenous, …
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Spirituality, Christian Identity and Leadership: The Worldview of Desmond Tutu

Trinity Church Wall Street

The Very Rev. Dr. Michael Battle, Professor of Church and Society and Director of the Desmond Tutu Center at The General Theological Seminary, joins the Trinity Community for a three-week series based on his new book, Desmond Tutu: A Spiritual Autobiography of South Africa’s Confessor. Register for this series, and ask for a free copy …
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