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San Francisco Theological Seminary
Introducing the Applied Wisdom Insititute Product Launch.
December 12, 2017, 9:30 am – 10:30 am, Montgomery Hall, Second Floor – Burlingame Board Room.
Social impact certificates for the next generation of changemakers. Born from passion and experience, we aspire to cultivate the next generation of social changemakers with the support of leading faculty, a diverse network and intentionally-designed courses, certificates and seminars.
9 Months, 3 Modules, Online & In Person. Starting Feb 22, 2018
Montgomery Hall is located at 105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo, CA
Loving God and Neighbor: LGBTQ Ministry
Loving God & Neighbor: LGBTQ Inclusion in Church and Community
Online: Starting January 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm Pacific Time Zone
Affirming LGBTQ ministry is one of the most pressing challenges, and greatest opportunities, for the Christian faith and church growth today. In this seminar, you’ll learn from pioneers and the next generation of LGBTQ leaders about how to start and deepen affirming ministry and inclusion in your own context.
For more information on course facilitators, schedule and learning objectives, visit the Seminar LGBTQ Inclusion link to our website.
Tickets available via Eventbrite
Beyoncé and the Bible
Join Rev. Yolanda M. Norton—SFTS Assistant Professor of Old Testament, a sought-after speaker, scholar, and published author—as she leads Beyoncé and the Bible.
Online: Starting Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 4:00 pm Pacific Time
In four online sessions, Beyoncé and the Bible looks at the life and art of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter to ground conversations about Womanist thought and the Bible. Participants will explore topics of race, class, and gender, with an emphasis on sexuality, embodiment, and agency. These social issues will provide a framework to evaluate various characters and narratives in the Bible—especially women in Scripture.
For more information on course schedule and learning objectives, visit the Seminar Beyoncé and the Bible link to our website.
Tickets available via Eventbrite
ALL UPCOMING EVENTS
Congregation Rodef Sholom
You can hear Rev. Floyd Thompkins, Director of the Center for Innovation in Ministry and award winning preacher, speak during the Shabbat Service at Congregation Rodef Sholom on Friday, March 16, 2018.
Dinner is at 6:00 pm where you will have the opportunity to meet and converse with Rev. Thompkins. Service is at 7:30 pm
Congregation Rodef Sholom is located at 170 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903
IONS Earthrise Retreat Center
Spirituality and Bereavement: Grieving Between Heaven and Earth
If you’re grieving a loss of any kind, or if you’re a professional working with loss and grief, please join us for an extraordinary weekend that will introdue you to uniques therapeutic tools, including sacred ceremony and mystical practices for navigating the grief journey.
Friday, May 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm – Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm
IONS Earthrise Retreat Center is located at 101 San Antonio Road, Petaluma, CA
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE
The Zephyr Experience
You can hear Rev. Floyd Thompkins, Director of the Center for Innovation in Ministry and award winning preacher, speak at The Zephyr Experience. The theme for 2018 is “A Bridge to Hope” Exploring diversity in religion and politics.
Sunday, June 24, 2018 – Friday, June 29, 2018
Registration will open January 2018