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 17, 2018 | 9am – 3pm | ECMN Gathering Space, Minneapolis | Free On February 17th, join over 100 leaders from across the state to get the practical tools and resources you need to lead and serve. We gather because we have so much we can learn … More Lay Leadership Day


Open to anyone, including those in formation for the diaconate and priesthood, as well as deacons and priests who would like a refresher! Some reading and/or preparation may be set for each practicum at the instructor’s discretion. Cost: Each practicum costs $50.       Diaconal Practicums The Deacon in the Liturgy, with the Rev. … More Practicums

Missional Leadership Lab

Online: September 17, 2018 – May 20, 2019 Three in-person meetings from 9:30am – 2:30pm: Saturday, November 3 at the Episcopal House of Prayer in Collegeville Saturday, February 2 at the Episcopal House of Prayer in Collegeville Saturday, May 4 at the Episcopal House of Prayer in Collegeville Small groups of leaders from ECMN faith communities will find … 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