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.  

Developing a Contemplative Prayer Life: A Twelve-Step Approach

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

The Reverend Canon Ian Mobsby One of the great challenges for all those involved in new forms of ministry, mission, fresh expressions of church, and forming missional communities is that it can be utterly exhausting. Missioners as activists are expected to make things happen often in very difficult contexts with scarce resources. Working in such …
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Adaptive Leadership in Anxious Times: Called to Lead When You Don’t Know Where You Are Going

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

he Most Reverend Colin R. Johnson In these unprecedented times, God continues to lead us in new challenges where the precedented ways of leadership are not always helpful. Yet, this changed and ever-changing world remains the object of God’s missional intentions. God’s Spirit continues to give us gifts for these ventures of faith. We can …
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Level 1 Basic Skills Coach Training

Luther Seminary

Are you feeling a pull to coaching? Coaching can help leaders clarify vision, get unstuck, and live more fully into their God-given potential in all areas of life.  Coaching focuses on the principles of accompaniment and empowering the individual to discover their own potential and take ownership of living into this vision. Level One Basic …
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Cultivating Missional Disciples: Christian Practice for Mission in Daily Life

Niagara School for Missional Leadership

The Venerable Dr. David J. Anderson God has a mission and invites Christian disciples to participate in God’s own life and work. Christian formation is all about being formed in this life and for this work. It is not a self-improvement project or self-help scheme. It is the work of the Holy Spirit in Christian …
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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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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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Entertaining Angels Unawares Retreat

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

The world turns on how we perceive one another. We can point to people, famous or not, who have made a difference in our lives. Sometimes, though, it is those who we would least expect, the ones who by their otherness become priceless blessings, who enable us to be our best selves. Dorothy Day, co-founder …
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Retraite sur la spiritualité: Comment vivre la foi

Montreal Diocesan Theological College

Cette retraite sur une fin de semaine à la Villa Saint-Martin, au bord de la jolie Rivière-des-Prairies près de Montréal, offre un temps de ressourcement personnel ainsi que des expériences et des échanges en groupe sur la vie spirituelle.  Nous explorerons ensemble différentes pratiques provenant de la tradition chrétienne: méditations, dialogues avec les textes bibliques, prières gestuelles, chants méditatifs, mantra, silence, rites et symbols. Instructrice: la pasteure Angelika Piché, directrice de la formation en français au Séminaire Uni, responsable du programme French for Ministry et …
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Kairos Fall 2021 Regional Gathering–Great Lakes, St. Lawrence

KAIROS Canada

KAIROS Great Lakes St. Lawrence presents its biennial conference, entitled Furthering Reconciliation, on Zoom. Hosted by KAIROS Durham, the conference will be held November 6 and 7, 12:30 – 4 pm. All are welcome!