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Clergy Day Apart

In partnership with the Spiritual Care Network we will be offering a restorative retreat and program focusing on peer support and connection. Read More

Sowing Promise, Growing Leaders

October 21 - 26, 2018

Leading in a Time of Turbulence is a retreat-based leadership program designed to provide a deep dive into the personal, spiritual and professional skills needed for ministry in our time. Read More

Conflict 2.0 Workshop

October 17 - 18, 2018

Conflict got you in knots?

Gain the skills to compassionately but effectively engage with conflict in a congregational setting. This is an advanced training that will help you identify your personal styles and barriers in conflict, use conflict evluation tools, and practice strategies for real-life scenarios. Read More

Pints and Parables with Peter Rollins

March 2 - 4, 2018

Want to get your spiritual fire fed and fearlessly explore your faith? Join us for a weekend of great events with Irish philosopher, story-teller and radical theologist Peter Rollins!. Held in partnership with Highlands United Church, we are bringing Peter’s Pints and Parables event, a full day workshop and ending with Sunday worship to BC! Read More

Theological Banquet

March 17, 2018

Uncover the theologies of your congregation

Taught by Rev Janet Gear, Vancouver School of Theology, the Theological Banquet will help you explore and understand the theologies that shape your congregation! This understanding will help you host and celebrate the diversity in your community and find new ways to collaborate and communicate as you live out your faith life together. Read More

Leaders in Transition

April 3 - 5, 2018

A gathering for those in the first 5 years of Ministry and the recently retired.

Transitions come at all points in our lives, but what does it take to move through them with skill and grace? Come together in community with others who are entering a new phase of their life in ministry and are seeking the skills, conversations and reflection time to move across the threshold. Read More

Leadership Foundations: Essential Skills for Leading Congregations

This four-day workshop will give you an executive tool kit for leading through changing times. Covering leadership models, generational theory, conflict management and team building, this course is a prerequisite for those overseeing supervised ministry placements and interim ministry. Read More

The Theology and Practice of Mentoring

In critical moments in our lives mentors can provide just the assurance, inspiration, and guidance we need to flourish. This workshop (Feb 6 - 8, 2018) will explore the skills and practices that make effective mentors; reflect on key themes of mentoring in worship; and examine biblical friendship through the mentoring framework. Read More

The Theology and Practice of Mentoring POSTPONED

This workshop has been POSTPONED - please check back for new date.

Workshop at Loon Lake Lodge and Retreat Centre, Maple Ridge.

In critical moments in our lives mentors can provide just the assurance, inspiration, and guidance we need to flourish.

In this workshop we will explore the skills and practices that make us effective mentors; reflect on key themes of mentoring in worship; and examine biblical friendship through the mentoring framework.

Taught by Mardi Tindal of the Centre for Courage and Renewal and Tim Scorer of the Pacific Jubilee Program in Spiritual Direction. Musical leadership by Rev. Alan Claassen.

Registration is now open! Online registration here or call Brenda Wolff at 604-431-0434 or 1-800-934-0434 ext. 308.
 

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