Ground yourself in Scripture

by guest blogger and SFF summer intern Christy Stang Deepening Roots: Becoming Grounded in Scripture Any type of spiritual programming will inevitably teach you something. Not every program, however, gives you the experience you need to put down roots in your theological heritage and to find your place within the church’s story. Deepening Roots provides … More Ground yourself in Scripture

Lay Leadership Day

Building effective practices for vibrant communities Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 | 9am – 3pm | ECMN Gathering Space, Minneapolis | Free Click here to register today! This free, single-day event offered by the School for Formation will help you continue to build your vibrant community with resources and workshops. Lay Leadership Day is a great … More Lay Leadership Day

Building Bridges Across Culture and Race

Building Bridges across Culture and Race Online: February 4 – March 25, 2019 In person:  9am – 2pm, Saturday, March 2 in Faribault, AND 9am – 2pm, Saturday, March 23 at St. David’s in Minnetonka Videoconferences: Attend one from each pair: February 11th, 8-9am or February 14th, 6-7pm March 12th, 8-9am or March 14th, 6-7pm Instructors: Richard Webb M.Ed. and Carrie … More Building Bridges Across Culture and Race

Practicums

Open to anyone, these workshops are a great way to return to the theology undergirding our liturgy, and to consider how you embody and make way for liturgy to function in your community. This is a great refresher for experienced clergy, a great orientation for lay leaders who want a deeper dive, and an essential … More Practicums

Missional Leadership Lab

A hybrid practice group Meeting online: October 8, 2018 – June 7, 2019 Meeting by videoconference twice, dates TBD Meeting in person twice from 9:30am – 2:30pm: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Saturday, February 2, 2019 Location in Collegeville or in St. Paul, depending on enrollment Looking to connect with others who are trying on new ways … More Missional Leadership Lab

Orientation to Moodle

For new students in the School for Formation and anyone who plans to attend School for Formation courses. Guy Drake will walk you through the mechanics of the online platform we use for our courses, as well as key practices and habits that make online learning successful. Date: 9am – 12pm, Saturday, August 5, 2017 Location: Heritage … More Orientation to Moodle