Events in bold are free and open to the public. Events may require pre-registration and/or payment.

October 2020

Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29 and Nov. 5 and 12 / Claiming Pentecost: New Beginnings in a Post Pandemic Church / A Transitional Ministry offering / Paul Rhebergen and Jan Nolting Carter

Oct. 7-28 / Jesus Christ and the 'Dividing Wall': Race and God's Mission / W. Don McClure Lectures in World Mission and Evangelism / World Mission Initiative Month of Mission Series / Brenda Salter McNeil and Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove

Oct. 22, Nov. 19, Jan. 21, Feb. 18, March 18, and April 15 / Wise Women and Spirituality / Conversations and Community / Barbara Brown Taylor, Lerita Coleman Brown, Mihee Kim-Kort, Carrie Newcomer, Joan Prentice, and Chanequa Walker-Barnes

Oct. 25-Nov. 20 / The Four Women Doctors of the Church: Teresa of Ávila, Catherine of Siena, Thérèse of Lisieux, and Hildegard of Bingen / A Spiritual Formation Elective / Kathleen Flood

November 2020

Nov. 9-Dec. 11 / Thinking about the Future of Your Church: Scenario Planning Post-Pandemic / An Online Class / James Downey

Nov. 10-12 / Sin, Racism, and the Challenge of Contemplation: A Theological Proposal / Schaff Lectures / Sarah Coakley

January 2021

Jan. 11-Feb. 14 / Spiritual Writing / A Spiritual Formation Elective / Jonathan Callard

Jan. 14-Feb. 4 / Signs, Symbols, and Sacred Spaces / An Online Class / Derek Davenport / Details forthcoming. 

Jan. 15-Feb. 19 / Immersion: An Invitation to a Deeper Spiritual Life / A Spiritual Formation Foundational Retreat / Mary Lynn Callahan and B.J. Woodworth / Details forthcoming. 

February 2021

Feb. 11 / Albright-Deering Lecture and a Workshop with the Western Pennsylvania District of the United Methodist Church / Kenda Creasy Dean / Details forthcoming.

Feb.18, 25, and March 4, 11, 18, 25 / The Art of Transitional Ministry (Basic Unit, Part 1) / A Transitional Ministry offering / Pam Peterson, B.J. Woodworth, Jan Nolting Carter, and Paul Rhebergen / Details forthcoming.

March 2021

March 7-10 / A History of Spirituality / A Spiritual Formation Required Class / L. Roger Owens / Details forthcoming.

May 2021

May 23-26 / Religion and the Common Good / Henderson Summer Leadership Conference / Valarie Kaur 

May 24 / J. Hubert Henderson Lecture on Church and Ministry / Valarie Kaur

June 2021

June 12 and 26, July 9 and 23, Aug. 6 and 20 / Companions in Discernment: Am I Called to Spiritual Direction? / A Spiritual Formation Elective / Carolyn J. Nickerson / Details forthcoming.