Upcoming event- May 22, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Virginia FOCUS Initiative is a ministry of the Virginia Annual Conference that seeks to strengthen the Black church. Virginia FOCUS 2020 began in 2017 as a three-year initiative to provide training, coaching, and support for strong African-American United Methodist churches in the Virginia Conference. […]
Monday, April 26, 2021 7:00 PM (EST) Join Wesley Theological Seminary and Journey Films for an evening of education and reflection on Rabbi Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel as we watch and discuss the new film about his life from Journey Films. Directed by awarding-winning filmmaker Martin Doblmeier, Spiritual Audacity explores the life and […]
Upcoming courses that fulfill requirements and electives for the Children and Youth Ministry & Advocacy specialization and certificate are listed below. CYMA students are encouraged to keep these in mind as you register for summer and fall. Students who are interested in specializing in CYMA are welcome to email advisers Drs. Lorena Parrish and/or Emily […]
March 25, 20214:30-6:00 p.m. EST via Zoom Lecture delivered by Rev. Emmanuel A. Vargas, WTS ’90Dean, Seminario Gonzalo Baez CamargoMexico City, Mexico We will open with a prayer delivered by our student Talina Sarmiento, Rev. Vargas will lecture for 35-40 minutes, followed by a Q&A session. This is a webinar event. If you have any questions during the event, please […]
Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at 11:10 a.m. (CDT), Via Zoom Join Garrett-Evangelical Theological as they welcome Rev. Dr. Mary Elizabeth Moore for the inaugural address. An ordained deacon in The United Methodist Church, Moore serves as Professor of Theology and Education, Co-Director of the Center for Practical Theology, and Dean Emerita of the School of […]
Join Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church on March 3rd from 7:30-8:30 pm for a lecture on THE ETHIC OF REVOLUTIONARY LOVE with Valarie Kaur. Valarie is the Founder of the Revolutionary Love Project, which envisions a world where love is a public ethic. Register for this free event at https://tinyurl.com/kiplingerlecture.
The Henry Luce III Center for the Arts and Religion invites you to a liturgically inflected poetry reading with LOGOS Poetry Collective featuring Tess Taylor and Nate Klug! Join us on Monday, February 15 at 8pm EST for a virtual reading and conversation with two talented poets. This event is offered in conjunction with a […]
On February 18th from 4:30-6:00 pm we will hold our annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture and Dean’s Forum. This year our lecturer will be Dr. Allissa Richardson. Dr. Richardson is assistant professor of journalism at USC Annenberg and author of Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones and the New Protest #Journalism. The book explores […]
Join Lamika Weiss & Everett McAllister on February 9th at 5pm for Discerning God’s Will & the Movement Forward: Part 2, a discussion of how we can delve and strategize the safety of our community post election and discuss social action steps forward in the work of justice. Click here to join the meeting.
How to navigate the “imperfect” UMC ordination system while still being authentic to your call to ministry Join us on Zoom on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 5-6 pm as Rev. Leo Yates, the Chairperson for the Baltimore-Washington Conference Order of Deacons, leads us in an open conversation about the ordination process within the United Methodist Church and […]