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September 2015
$125

Pro-looking Websites for Beginners and DIY Congregations

September 1, 2015 - September 1, 2024
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Pro-looking Websites for Beginners and DIY Congregations  On Demand Course: $125  Optional Upgrade for Individualized Website Assessment or Planning: $125 First impressions happen long before a visitor steps in the door of the church.  For many people, choosing to visit a church begins with searching your website.  So how do you design a website for…

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$150

MBA Skills for Church Leaders

September 1, 2015 - September 1, 2017
The Center for Progressive Renewal hosts the NCLI (National Church Leadership Institute)

The mini-MBA and a 60 minute Coaching Consultation to Evaluate Your Business Plan: $350 The mini-MBA and a 60 minute Coaching Consultation to Evaluate Your Non-Profit Startup Plan and Structure: $350 The mini-MBA and a 60 minute Coaching Consultation to Evaluate Your Fundraising Strategy: $350 Leading a congregation in renewal or starting a new ministry requires an entrepreneurial skill…

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Radical Welcome: Help Your Church Fully Embrace The Other

September 1, 2015 - September 1, 2017
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On Demand Course: $125  Optional Upgrade:  3 months of live instructor access for $125 What does it take for your church to move beyond mere welcome and engage in mutual relationship across historic barriers like race, class, sexual orientation and generation? Find out in this inspiring six-session On Demand course with Stephanie Spellers, author of…

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$299

Church Renewal 2.0: From growth spurt to true transformation

September 3 - October 7
Church Renewal 1.0

Building on concepts introduced in Church Renewal 1.0, this course with Rev. Molly Baskette is for clergy and lay leaders who are highly motivated to disrupt unhealthy patterns, call forth stakeholders, and throw wide the gates for consistent, stable growth and renewal in their communities. Among other topics, we’ll explore: transparency in giving as a…

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$249

How to Increase Worship Attendance

September 8 - October 12
full church

In this course with Cathy Townley, we’ll consider the current unchurched, unconnected culture in America and the impact of the irrelevance of the church upon church attendance. We’ll then take steps to interact in the culture to invite friends and neighbors into Christian community and to the church. We’ll discover the dynamics of how church…

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$629

ONLINE COURSE – UCC History and Polity – Fall 2015

September 16 - December 15
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This 12 week course examines the historical development and structural polity of the United Church of Christ. This course also spends time focusing on the emerging UCC and gives students a chance to explore social justice, world missions, ecumenism, and new and renewing congregational ministry within the UCC. Join instructor Rev. Dr. Timothy Downs (UCC Scholar and former UCC Pastor and UCC Conference Minister) for a course that will transform your denominational identity.

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October 2015
$349

HEALTHY BOUNDARIES FOR MINISTRY 101

October 5 - November 6
Creating Healthy Boundaries

This comprehensive 5-week online course taught by Rev. Dr. Marie Fortune of the FaithTrust Institute in partnership with the Center for Progressive Renewal will equip clergy and spiritual teachers to understand the importance of healthy boundaries in ministry and to critically discern the complexities of boundaries in pastoral relationships. Overview: The course begins with a…

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$299

Church Renewal 1.0: How Our Church Came Back from the Dead and Yours Can Too – Fall 2015

October 8 - November 11
Church Renewal 1.0

Is it time to reverse the death spiral of your church?  Explore ways to become the healthy, stable, spirited and robust community you hope to be. We’ll cover the strategies Rev. Molly Baskette used in her church—their success is highly visible in the large percentage of children and young adults in the church, a sixfold increase…

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November 2015
$299

Church Planting 1.0: Till the soil, discern & shape the vision

November 5 - December 16
Church Planting 1.0 - Tilling Soil

Are you called to start a new progressive church? This course is a five-week online class led by of the country's leading experts in the field. Rev. Sara Wilcox, founding co-pastor of Land of the Sky UCC, will facilitate your journey of discernment and vision-casting with special guests Rev. Cameron Trimble (CEO of CPR) and…

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April 2016
$349

HEALTHY BOUNDARIES FOR MINISTRY 101 – Spring 2016

April 4, 2016 - May 6, 2016
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This comprehensive 5-week online course taught by Rev. Dr. Marie Fortune of the FaithTrust Institute in partnership with the Center for Progressive Renewal will equip clergy and spiritual teachers to understand the importance of healthy boundaries in ministry and to critically discern the complexities of boundaries in pastoral relationships. Overview: The course begins with a…

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