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2020 August
IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton8/3-8/29
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Askew8/3-8/29
IF574Dietrich Bonhoeffer1.0Rodkey8/3-8/29
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Russaw8/3-8/29
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden8/17-8/29
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade8/3-8/29
August- September
DM815Building Capacity for Transformational Ministries2.0Dickinson/Gin8/3-9/26
August- October
CO501Covenant Group (Aug.-Oct.)0.5Schade7:00-8:30 pm ET | 8/3, 8/17, 8/31, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12

2020 September
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Askew8/31-9/26
IF578Sally McFague Environmental Theology0.5Askew8/31-9/12
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0Weis8/31-9/26
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney8/31-9/26
IS575Book of Amos0.5Hull9/14-9/26
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble9/14-9/26
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0Deasy8/31-9/26
LW577Practice Preaching0.5Schade7:00-8:30 pm ET | 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24
SIS 570The Three R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, Research1.0Martinez8/31-9/26
September- November
CO601/701Covenant Group (Sept.-Nov.)0.5Sumney7:00-8:30 pm ET | 9/8, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16

2020 October
IB551Ethical Forms1.0Clayville9/28-10/24
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey9/28-10/24
IS582Reading the Gospels in Advent0.5Sumney9/28-10/10
LC582Climate Change: Caring for Our Planet, Caring for Ourselves1.0Coble9/28-10/24
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden10/12-10/24
SIS571The Two P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis1.0Gonzalez9/28-10/24
October - November
IS672The Gospel of Mark2.0Sumney9/28-11/21
DM811Building the Capacity of the Reflective Practioner2.0Barnes9/28-11/21

2020 November
** Thanksgiving Break 11/23-28
IB552God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics1.0Clayville10/26-11/21
IB573Church, Society and Ethics of Global Warming0.5Newton10/26-11/7
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0Askew10/26-11/21
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey10/26-11/21
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney10/26-11/21
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden11/9-11/21
LM560Resources as Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer10/26-11/21
LM570Sustaining the Call of Ecclesia: Administration in Times of Crisis1.0Gonzalez10/26-11/21
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade10/26-11/21

2020 December
IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Askew/Schade11/30-12/12
IP576Religion and the Civil Rights Movement0.5Clark11/30-12/12
IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney11/30-12/12
IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5Hull11/30-12/12
LF582The Spirituality of Public Spaces0.5Wasoian11/30-12/12

2021 January
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson1/4-1/30
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the New Testament Today0.5Sumney1/4-1/16
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden1/18-1/30
ON SITE: INTENSIVES January 8-17, 2021
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney1/12-1/14
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade1/15-1/17
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Askew1/8-1/11
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Clark1/8-1/11
LC550
LC552
LC554
Creating a Congregational Culture of Care
Diagnosis and Referral
The Art of Visitation
2.0Coble1/15-1/17
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0Gillett1/12-1/14
IF672Theology and Migration (Borderlands)2.0Askew1/15-1/17
IP675Religion, Race, and Ethnicity in the USA2.0Aponte1/12-1/14
LF673Thomas Merton - His Life, Spirituality and Social Consciousness2.0Grimes1/15-1/17
LM628Issues in Church Administration2.0Gillett1/8-1/11
DM812Interpreting Contemporary Cultural Contexts2.0LoMonaco1/8-1/11
DM813Interpreting Contemporary Congregational Contexts2.0Gonzalez1/12-1/14

2021 February
IB582Clergy Wellness 0.5Martinez Thorne2/15-2/27
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Rodkey2/1-2/27
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney2/1-2/27
IS574Paul and Women0.5Sumney2/15-2/27
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble2/15-2/27
LF570Children's Ministry in the Church0.5Wasoian2/15-2/27
LW580Proclamation and Song1.0Williams2/1-2/27
February - April
CO601/701Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5SumneyTBD
CO 501Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5GrigoniTBD

2021 March
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0Taylor3/1-3/27
IF559Living the Catholic Experience: The Mystery of the Church1.0Kulbicki3/1-3/27
IF584Food and Faith1.0Dickinson3/1-3/27
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney3/1-3/27
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations for the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden3/1-3/13
LM586Mission as Dialogue: Faith in a Pluralistic World1.0Barnes3/1-3/27
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade3/1-3/27
SIS570The Three R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, & Research1.0Martinez3/1-3/27
March - April
LW678Preaching as Performance2.0Schade3/1-5/1
March - May
CO501Covenant Group (Mar.-May)0.5Schade7:00-8:30pm ET | 3/1, 3/15, 3/29, 4/12, 4/26, 5/10

2021 April
*Holy Week Holiday 3/29-4/4
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey4/5-5/1
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson4/5-5/1
IF560Living the Catholic Experience: Sacraments I1.0Grigoni4/5-5/1
IP581UCC History and Polity1.0Hawkins4/5-5/1
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0Weis4/5-5/1
LC550Creating a Congregational Culture of Care1.0Coble4/5-5/1
LC583Spiritual Foundations for the Pastoral Caregiver1.0Nuzzolese4/5-5/1
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden4/19-5/1
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0Deasy4/5-5/1
LM560Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer4/5-5/1
LW557Practice Preaching0.5Schade7:00-8:30pm ET | 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29
LW578Creation-Crisis Preaching and Worship1.0Schade4/5-5/1
April- May
DM814Building Theological Frameworks for Contemporary Contexts2.0Martinez4/5-5/29
DM890Writing the D.Min. Project2.0Dickinson4/5-5/29

2021 May
IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton5/3-5/29
IB583The Church's Challenge to Become Antiracist: From Theory to Action0.5Johnson5/3-5/15
IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Schade/Rodkey5/3-5/15
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Taylor5/3-5/29
IF561Living the Catholic Experience: Sacraments II1.0Grigoni5/3-5/29
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey5/3-5/29
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Russaw5/3-5/29
IS586Womanism, Creation Care, and Justice1.0Smith5/3-5/29
LC552Diagnosis and Referral0.5Coble5/3-5/15
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden5/17-5/29
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade5/3-5/29

2021 June
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today0.5Sumney5/31-6/12
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden5/31-6/12
ON SITE: INTENSIVES June 12-21, 2021
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney6/18-6/21
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade6/22-6/24
IB551
IB552
Ethical Forms
God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
2.0Clayville6/18-6/21
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Taylor6/22-6/24
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Clark6/25-6/27
LM561
LM652
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0Gillett6/25-6/27
IP670Disciples History and Polity II2.0Oliver6/22-6/24
LC677Ethnic Variations in Death and Dying2.0Nuzzolese6/18-6/21
LF672Who Is My Neighbor?2.0McFayden6/25-6/27

2021 July
IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney7/5-7/17
IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5Hull7/19-7/31
LC554The Art of Visitation0.5Coble7/19-7/31
LF583Adult Spirituality0.5Wasoian7/19-7/31

 

 

NOTE: updated August 10, 2020