The seminary campus remains closed for on-campus instruction through August 31, 2021.  Please review the listing of courses and programs for current information.

Lifelong Learning

For church professionals and lay people, Columbia’s Center for Lifelong Learning provides non-degree courses and events—opportunities to learn with and from others for faithful discipleship. Led by top-notch seminary faculty, our offerings are biblically and theologically grounded, with a practical focus to help participants identify and address specific, real-life needs.

At the same time, we see lifelong learning as recreation—time to step out of life’s busy routines and experience renewal of mind, spirit, body, and emotion. We hope you will browse through our website to find out more about opportunities that are available for you. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us!

 

 

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Colloquy for Clergy Series
Colloquy for Clergy Series
The Coaching Institute @ CTS
The Coaching Institute @ CTS
Healthy Transitions Wellness Retreats
Healthy Transitions Wellness Retreats
Certificate in Spiritual Formation
Certificate in Spiritual Formation
Online Classes
Online Classes
Older Adult Ministry Certificate
Older Adult Ministry Certificate
Leadership in Ministry Workshops
Leadership in Ministry Workshops
Postgraduate Programs
Postgraduate Programs
Certificate in Spiritual Direction
Certificate in Spiritual Direction
Thriving Congregations ReKindle Grants
Thriving Congregations ReKindle Grants

Upcoming lifelong learning courses

Event Feed

Aug 30
Christian Education in the Smaller Church (online)

08/30/2021 - 10/02/2021

In this course participants will explore the realities, challenges, and joys of providing Christian education in the smaller church context. 

Sep 01
TCI@CTS Mentor Coaching (Fall 2021) (online)

09/01/2021 - 12/31/2021

Mentor Coaching includes 10 hours of coach training and is open to coach training students who have completed or are enrolled in their initial ICF-approved ACC ACSTH coach training. Each participant must be coaching at least 2 clients through...

Sep 13
Leadership in Ministry: Portland Fall Session

09/13/2021 - 09/15/2021

The Leadership in Ministry workshop in Portland is a twice a year, peer-based clergy leadership development program and is part of the Pastoral Excellence Programs of the Center for Lifelong Learning.

Sep 20
Guthrie Scholars 2021-2022

09/20/2021 - 09/24/2021

The Guthrie Scholars Program is a independent study opportunity offered generally the fall on an application basis. Guthrie Scholars are invited to the campus to pursue a topic of their choice that engages a pressing issue of the church.

Sep 20
Leadership in Ministry: Lynchburg Fall Session

09/20/2021 - 09/22/2021

The Leadership in Ministry workshop in Lynchburg is a twice a year, peer-based clergy leadership development program and is part of the Pastoral Excellence Programs of the Center for Lifelong Learning. The fall session will be on the campus...

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