Preaching Lab

Online: February 5 – April 2, 2018 In person: Saturday, March 3, 2018 at St. John’s School of Theology in Collegeville This is a hands-on, practical course that helps create specific skills to prepare an excellent scripted sermon. Topics include: basic communication principles that have relevance for preaching; crafting a central idea based on a Biblical text; … More Preaching Lab

Missional Management

Online: November 6, 2017 – January 1, 2018 In Person: Saturday, December 2, 2017 at St. John’s School of Theology in Collegeville How can existing faith communities use their resources for creative experiments in meeting God in their neighbors and neighborhoods? How can your faith community escape the pattern of scarcity to realize God’s dream … More Missional Management

Anglican Theology

Online with the Center for Anglican Learning and Leadership: April 9 – May 28, 2018 In Person: Registration includes a workshop on May 5, 2018, Emmaus Hall, Collegeville What We Believe: Theology in the Anglican Tradition It has become rather commonplace to suppose that Anglican Christians care mostly about liturgy and not very much about theology. … More Anglican Theology

Missional Leadership I: Participating in God’s Life and Love for the World

Online: August 7 – September 25, 2017 In Person: September 9, 2017 at the Episcopal House of Prayer, Collegeville What is the church here for? How can we understand mission in a world in which the church no longer holds cultural privilege? What is God up to in the neighborhood and how are we gifted … More Missional Leadership I: Participating in God’s Life and Love for the World

Homiletics

Online: August 7 – September 25, 2017 Weekly video calls:  Tuesdays 8:00-9:00am CST, and Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm CST. Participants can come to either session each week. If someone has a *significant* issue making either of those times, or the group comes up with a better time that also works, instructors can work with that.  In Person: Saturday, September 9, 2017 … More Homiletics