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2021 August
IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton8/2-8/28
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Askew8/2-8/28
IF576Contemporary Atheism1.0Rodkey8/2-8/28
IP552Living the Catholic Experience: Traditions I1.0Grigoni8/2-8/28
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Russaw8/2-8/28
IS573Ruth and Jonah0.5Hull8/16-8/28
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden8/16-8/28
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade8/2-8/28
August- September
DM815Building Capacity for Transformational Ministries2.0Dickinson/Gin8/2-9/25
August- October
CO501Covenant Group (Aug.-Oct.)0.5C. Gillett7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 8/23, 8/30, 9/6, 9/20, 10/11, 10/25
CO701Covenant Group (Aug.-Oct.)0.5Askew7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 8/10, 8/24, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26

2021 September
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Askew8/30-9/25
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0Hull8/30-9/25
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney8/30-9/25
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble9/13-9/25
LF586Digital Media and Discipleship1.0McFayden8/30-9/25
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0Deasy8/30-9/25
LW574Building Communities from the Inside Out: The Church and Community Development1.0Barnes8/30-9/25
LW577Practice Preaching0.5Schade7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30
SIS 571The 2 P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis1.0Schade8/30-9/25
September- November
CO501/601Covenant Group (Sept.-Nov.)0.5Sumney7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 8/30, 9/13, 9/27, 10/11, 10/25, 11/8

2021 October
IB551Ethical Forms1.0Clayville9/27-10/23
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0Askew9/27-10/23
IS584Reading Colossians0.5Sumney9/27-10/9
LC585Pastoral Care in the Digital Age1.0Coble9/27-10/23
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden10/11-10/23
LM573Funding Special Ministries0.5D. Gillett10/11-10/23
SIS570The 3 R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, Research1.0Garcia9/27-10/23
October - November
IB672Cultural Globalization, Economic Ethics and Church Life2.0Newton9/27-11/20
DM811Building the Capacity of the Reflective Practitioner2.0Barnes9/27-11/20
DM890Writing the D.Min. Project2.0Dickinson9/27-11/20

2021 November
** Thanksgiving Break 11/22-27
IB552God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics1.0Clayville10/25-11/20
IB569Technology as a New Form of Sacred0.5Grigoni11/8-11/20
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey10/25-11/20
IF562Living the Catholic Experience: Our Sacred Story1.0Yugar10/25-11/20
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey10/25-11/20
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney10/25-11/20
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden10/25-11/6
LM560Resources as Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer10/25-11/20
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade10/25-11/20

2021 December
IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Askew/Schade11/29-12/11
IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney11/29-12/11
IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5Hull11/29-12/11
LF575Storied Learning0.5Wasoian11/29-12/11

2022 January
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson1/3-1/29
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the New Testament Today0.5Sumney1/3-1/15
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden1/17-1/29
ON SITE: INTENSIVES January 7-16, 2022
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney1/11-11/13
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade1/14-1/16
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Askew1/7-1/10
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Clark1/14-1/16
LC550
LC552
LC554
Creating a Congregational Culture of Care
Diagnosis and Referral
The Art of Visitation
2.0Coble1/11-1/13
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0D. Gillett1/7-1/10
IF629Understanding Latinx Religion and Spirituality2.0Aponte1/14-1/16
IF674Queer Theology2.0Askew1/11-1/13
LC678Pastoral Care in Youth Ministry2.0Coble1/7-1/10
DM812Interpreting Contemporary Cultural Contexts2.0LoMonaco1/7-1/10
DM813Interpreting Contemporary Congregational Contexts2.0Gonzalez1/11-1/13

2022 February
IB554Living the Catholic Experience: Ethics and Social Justice1.0TBD1/31-2/26
IB582Clergy Wellness 0.5Martinez Thorne2/14-2/26
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Askew1/31-2/26
IF572Special Topics in Anthropology: Disabilities0.5Askew2/14-2/26
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney1/31-2/26
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble2/14-2/26
LF584Feminist Pedagogy0.5Wasoian2/14-2/26
SIS570The 3 R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, Research1.0Garcia1/31-2/26
February - April
CO601Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5EhrmantrautTBD
CO701Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5SumneyTBD

2022 March
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson2/28-3/26
IF563Ecclesiologies from Avatars to Zoom1.0Rodkey2/28-3/26
IP550Early and Medieval Western Church1.0Jett2/28-3/26
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney2/28-3/26
IS585Revelation1.0Sumney2/28-3/26
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations for the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden2/28-3/12
LM560Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer
2/28-3/26
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade2/28-3/26
SIS571The 2 P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis1.0Schade2/28-3/26
March - April
LF576What Do These Stones Mean?: From Generation to Generation2.0Conde-Frazier2/28-4/30
March - May
CO501Covenant Group (Mar.-May)0.5SchadeTBD

2022 April
*Holy Week Holiday 4/11-4/17
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey3/28-4/30
IP551From Reform to Individualistic Freedom1.0Rodriguez3/28-4/30
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0TBD3/28-4/30
LC550Creating a Congregational Culture of Care1.0Coble3/28-4/30
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden4/18-4/30
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0Deasy3/28-4/30
LM557Tech Basics for Pastors and Congregational Life0.5Highfil3/28-4/9
LM558Perspectives of Bi-Vocational Ministry0.5Bentley4/18-4/30
LW577Practice Preaching0.5SchadeTBD
April- May
DM814Building Theological Frameworks for Contemporary Contexts2.0Grigoni4/5-5/29

2022 May
IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton5/2-5/28
IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Askew/Schade5/2-5/14
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0Askew5/2-5/28
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Askew5/2-5/28
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey5/2-5/28
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Garcia5/2-5/28
LC552Diagnosis and Referral0.5Coble5/2-5/14
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden5/16-5/28
LM556Living the Catholic Experience: Sharing Our Stories1.0Encomio & Van Cleef5/2-5/28
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade5/2-5/28
LW581Digitally Mediated Worship1.0Valle5/2-5/28

2022 June
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today0.5Sumney6/6-6/18
LC579Models of Faith Development and Spiritual Growth1.0Nuzzolese6/6-7/2
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden6/20-7/2
ON SITE: INTENSIVES June 17-26, 2022
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney6/17-6/20
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade6/21-6/23
IB551
IB552
Ethical Forms
God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
2.0Clayville6/17-6/20
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Askew6/21-6/23
LM561
LM652
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0D. Gillett6/24-6/26
IS625The Bible and Public Policy2.0Sumney6/21-6/23
LF674Development of Spirituality Throughout Adulthood2.0Cavanaugh6/17-6/20
LW677Witness & Testimony in Appalachia; Environment, Community, and Purple Zone Preaching2.0Schade6/24-6/26

2022 July
IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney7/4-7/16
IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5Hull7/18-7/30
IP584American Religious Diversity0.5Clark7/18-7/30
LC554The Art of Visitation0.5Coble7/18-7/30
LF569Re-imagining Ministry in Times of Crisis0.5Wasoian7/18-7/30

NOTE: updated 06.24.21