Educating imaginative, resilient leaders for God's changing world.

December/January 2016

Still time to register- but not much!

We’re down to the wire on registration for our early 2016 classes. But if you hurry, there’s still time to get in these great learning opportunities.



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New Conference on Being the Beloved Community

This four-day conference will focus on ways church communities can become more accommodating to cognitively or physically disabled children and their families.

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Sacred Survival Looks at African American Spirituality in Certificate of Spiritual Formation Program

"Frequently, African American spirituality is identified with acts of rebellion, resistance, protest, and worship in the black church. It is the intersection of lived experiences of oppressed African American communities and the Divine; the intersection of humanity and faith in God."

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"Thriving as a Staff Associate" Offered at Special Price!

Being an effective children’s, youth, or program minister requires more than just expertise about one’s ministry specialization. This five week online course will focus on the role and function of associate staff in the congregational context—ordained or lay, pastoral or program.

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Next Immersion Experience Now Accepting Registrations

This course offers modern-day, world-weary pilgrims the opportunity to quench their spiritual thirsts while connecting with others with the same spiritual desires.

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CLL Continues Older Adult Ministry Certificate Courses

The OAM Certificate will better equip churches and faith-based organizations in addressing the needs of older participants.

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Spirituality Program to Offer Advanced Training for Spiritual Directors

“Spiritual directors seek supervision as they attempt to grow in their ability to notice and respond to God’s presence during spiritual direction sessions,” says Maria Bowen, cofounder of Together in the Mystery.

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