Continuing Education

03-27-2018

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general
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McCormick mourns the passing of Rev. Eunice Poethig who returned to God on May 25, 2018. She graduated in the class of 1975 and is survived by her husband, Rev. Richard “Dick” Poethig, a former faculty member.

08-17-2011 by

Author
Emily McGinley
Summary
The First Parish Project is a Lilly funded continuing education initiative at the Hinton Rural Life Center aimed at developing and sustaining effective pastoral leadership in small membership churches.
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The First Parish Project is a Lilly funded continuing education initiative at the Hinton Rural Life Center aimed at developing and sustaining effective pastoral leadership in small membership churches.
Audience
general
alumni
Distribution
open

Many first-time pastors face a steep learning curve as they enter their first parish. Feelings of being overwhelmed can be compounded by a deep sense of isolation. The First Parish Project aims to address these realities among the most vulnerable of these: pastors under 35 years of age, serving in their first full-time pastorate and in chuches with small membership.

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A practical, interactive, cross-disciplinary program for clergy and lay leaders discussing Environmental Ministry in terms of the State of Creation, Biblical Foundations, Theological Foundations and Christian Ethics.
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McCormick Seminary is committed to the continuing education of the whole people of God, providing opportunities and resources for all those involved in ministry and with a commitment to grow deeper in knowledge and action.
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McCormick Seminary is committed to the education of the whole people of God, providing opportunities and resources for all those involved in ministry and with a commitment to grow deeper in knowledge and action.

Continuing spiritual formation and growth, and ongoing ministerial skill development, are critical both for ordained clergy and others involved in the mission of the church.  Continuing education at McCormick follows the mission of the Seminary as a whole, drawing on the resources of the Reformed tradition while at the same time being intentionally ecumenical and cross-cultural.

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The Certificate in Executive Leadership program equips pastors and other key leaders of Christian institutions, both congregations and broader church or non-profit groups, with the skills and abilities vital for effective leadership in today's rapidly changing landscape. Applications may be submitted,


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This highly acclaimed Certificate in Executive Leadership (CEL) equips pastors and other key leaders of Christian institutions, both congregations and broader church or non-profit systems, with the skills and abilities vital for effective leadership in today's rapidly changing landscape.