Way of Jesus

The Way of Jesus: Practices for Hopeful, Courageous Christian Lives Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 9am – 12pm, followed by lunch *Please note that this workshop has been postponed by one week, to November 17. Please contact us with questions at formation @ episcopalmn dot org* St. Andrew’s By the Lake, 2802 Minnesota Ave, … More Way of Jesus

The Diaconate, Diakonia, and Why They Matter to the Church

Saturday, February 2, 2019, 9am – 3pm in Collegeville, MN, Followed by a Deacon Call Conversation hosted by the Commission for the Diaconate — more details to come about this portion of the day. Participants in this workshop will review the history of deacons, deaconesses, and the revival of the diaconate over the last 150 years. … More The Diaconate, Diakonia, and Why They Matter to the Church

Lay Leadership Day

Building effective practices for vibrant communities Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 | 9am – 3pm | ECMN Gathering Space, Minneapolis | Free 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 opportunity to build connections … More Lay Leadership Day

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

Anti-Racism Training

Dates and Locations TBA Understanding Racism The Episcopal Church in Minnesota’s Anti-Racism Committee will facilitate a conversation using a movie called Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity as a way to engage in community dialogue that is meant to help deepen the conversation on race. Cracking the Codes is a systemic approach to understanding racial inequity … More Anti-Racism Training

Episcopal Canon Law

Friday, October 5, 2018, 1-4pm ECMN Retreat Center in Faribault Cost: $15 This three-hour course covers the theology behind the canons of the Episcopal Church, with a deep dive into Title IV, the ecclesiastical discipline process. Students will learn what constitutes an offense under Title IV as well as how the disciplinary process works, including its’ … More Episcopal Canon Law