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Dreaming of Vital Congregations (5)
Dreaming of Vital Congregations (5)

This is the last film in our five-part series “Dreaming of Vital Congregations.” We have found this film impacts United Methodists in the U.S. more than any other. For instance, [more]

Dreaming of Vital Congregations (3)
Dreaming of Vital Congregations (3)

Do you sometimes feel like you live an over-messaged life? Texting, emailing, web-surfing, television watching…how do you find the space and time for God? What’s available at your fingertips to [more]

Dreaming of Vital Congregations (2)
Dreaming of Vital Congregations (2)

Remember your first memory of church? Some say those who live in the United States are losing their memory of church. If so, how do we plant new memories?

This [more]

Dreaming of Vital Congregations (1)
Dreaming of Vital Congregations (1)

NOW AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD AT: WWW.GBOD.ORG/DREAMING. What will The United Methodist Church look like in 80 years? Will it survive? If so, how will we transform our congregations to ensure [more]

Africa University Contrasts Student Voices
Africa University Contrasts Student Voices

2014 General video on Africa University’s ministry, featuring students. [more]

2014 Global Young People's Convocation GYPC
2014 Global Young People's Convocation GYPC

Philippines — The Global Young People’s Convocation and Legislative Assembly is a place for young people from all around the world to worship, pray, and work together. This gathering is [more]

Dreaming of Vital Congregations (4)
Dreaming of Vital Congregations (4)

Have you ever felt like you didn’t fit in at church? If so, how will our young people grow to be strong leaders in a church that often excludes them? [more]

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The Gospel of Mark
The Gospel of Mark

The study of the message from and about Jesus as interpreted in the early church by Mark. Issues of relationship among the synoptic Gospels will be studied. Emphasis is placed [more]

History and Polity of Unitarian Universalism
History and Polity of Unitarian Universalism

An exploration of the history, theology, structure, and practice of ministry within the Unitarian Universalist Church in America. [more]

History and Polity of the Disciples of Christ
History and Polity of the Disciples of Christ

Phillips Theological Seminary
Dates:  August 25, 2014 – December 12, 2014

Instructor:  John Imbler, Director of Denominational Formation (Disciples of Christ)
Tuition:  $825 ($275 per hr.) for 3 hour course plus $100 fees per semester
CEUs:  3 hour [more]

Ecclesiologies: Models and Practices of Being Church
Ecclesiologies: Models and Practices of Being Church

A study of the nature, life, and practice of the church and its critical norm, the reign of God. [more]

Master of Theological Studies
Master of Theological Studies

The purpose of the 48 semester-hour Master of Theological Studies (MTS) degree program is to develop broad theological understandings for general education purposes. [more]

Spiritual Leadership for a New Day: Exploring Three Key Leadership Capacities
Spiritual Leadership for a New Day: Exploring Three Key Leadership Capacities

We will address the massive changes that have pulled the rug out from underneath established churches and their leaders. What has God been up to in these changes, and how [more]

Vocation Matters
Vocation Matters

This course provides an introduction to the practices of developing and sustaining vocation, including issues of ministerial identity and professional ethics. We will give attention to historical and contemporary models [more]

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