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

August 2014

Ronald Richardson Joins Leadership In Ministry Line-up for November

Richardson used Bowen Family Systems Theory as his preferred method of working with people. His family systems based books are written from his own experiences in his clinical practice with clients, and from his teaching work with students from various clinical disciplines, as well as with clergy of different denominations.

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Let me introduce myself…

New Associate Director Debra Weir shares with us what
brought her here and how claiming the call to a deeper spiritual life colors her interactions with others.

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New Courses in 2015 for Preachers and Teachers

Although we are just a little more than halfway through 2014, the Center for Lifelong Learning has been hard at work creating vibrant new courses for 2015.

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The Spirituality Program celebrates with those just beginning, and with those ending this part of their journey.

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Distance Learning Q&A

Online learning is fast becoming a viable option for sharpening your skills without the expense, time and disruption of on-site learning. The Center for Lifelong Learning will offer its first online course, Money and Your Ministry this October, but several more are planned for the future.

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Exploring the Mystery of Contemplative Prayer

“Be still and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10); “For God alone my soul waits in silence” (Psalm 62:10); “The Lord is in his holy temple; let all the earth keep silence before him” (Habakkuk 2:20). How can we comprehend prayer that takes
us beyond words? 

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