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Decatur, GA—Applications are being accepted for Columbia Theological Seminary’s Thompson Scholars event, “Evangelism for the Rest of Us,” May 25-28, 2010. Leaders for the event are Steve and Sharol Hayner. He is president and professor of evangelism and church growth at Columbia. She is a graduate of Columbia and served for six years on the staff of Peachtree Presbyterian Church, in Atlanta.

The Thompson Scholars program features small-group discussionsand visits to other ministry settings. Participation is limited to 15 individuals, who are selected after submitting an application.

The program fee of $165 includes housing for three nights, double occupancy, at the Harrington Center on the seminary campus; all meals are included. The fee for single occupancy, if available, is $315.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and will be accepted until the event is full or April 1. Event details and application instructions are available online.

Columbia Theological Seminary, located in Decatur, Georgia, was established in 1828 and is one of 10 theological institutions of the Presbyterian Church (USA).

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Michael Thompson
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