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New Columbia Event Explores Change, Organization, and Generosity in Smaller Churches

The Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) at Columbia Theological Seminary has extended the early registration discount for Change, Organization, and Generosity in Smaller Congregations (Smaller Churches Seminar 2015) through October 2. This energetic and creative learning event will take place at the CLL on November 3-5, 2014.

Congregational Consulting Group members John Wimberly, Sarai Rice, and Dan Hotchkiss, experienced congregational leaders of large, medium and smaller congregations, and former consultants with the Alban Institute, will lead this series of three one-day seminars designed for congregational leaders who welcome 150 or fewer in worship. Continue reading New Columbia Event Explores Change, Organization, and Generosity in Smaller Churches

Two New Course Offerings for Teachers and Preachers

The Center for Lifelong Learning at Columbia Theological Seminary announces two new courses designed especially for teachers and preachers.

Seven Concepts That Will Change Your Teaching will take place February 23-25, 2015. This new course is designed for congregational educators—lay teachers, pastors, teaching staff, and program staff. Course instructor Israel Galindo will introduce participants to seven concepts (or “big ideas”) about teaching and learning that will form a framework for new ways to approach teaching and learning in work and ministry. Register now to take advantage of early bird discounts for registrations completed before December 15. Continue reading Two New Course Offerings for Teachers and Preachers