|Brothers of Taizé Visit|
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Two brothers from the Taize Community of France visit VTS April 21, 1:30 - 2:30 pm. Join us for this unique opportunity to learn and experience Taize Worship. Immanuel Chapel. No registration needed. Join us. Immanuel ChapelContact: Anne Karoly
|Evening School: Civil Rights, Justice and Inclusion: Identity and Witness in The Episcopal Church Guest Speaker|
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Bishop Baxter again graciously opens a session of his Evening School School course to the VTS community. The speaker will be the Rt. Rev. Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of TEC, who will address The Future of Civil Rights for a Domestic Missionary Church: Issues, Strategies, and Change. Addison 207. RSVP to email@example.comContact: Anne Karoly
|How World Christianity is Changing World Mission|
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
On Friday, April 24, The Rev. Dr. Robert Heaney will discuss How World Christianity is Changing World Mission. Dr. Heaney will identify major themes of religious change in the 20th and 21st centuries and invite participants into considering how themes such as independence, migration and pluralism shape Christian practice and Christian belief. Heaney serves as the director of the Center for Anglican Communion Studies and assistant professor of Christian mission at VTS. This lecture was rescheduled from March 6. Register Check-in at 8:30 AM. Program begins at 9:00 am. Addison Academic Center, lower level, LPER room. Directions to VTS.
|Prepare/Enrich: Training in Marriage Preparation for Clergy and Lay Counselors|
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Prepare/Enrich is one of the most widely used tools for working with couples preparing for marriage and married couples wanting to improve their relationships. Join the Rev. David Gortner, PhD on May 2 for this training. Register
|Sparkling in the Darkness: The Spirituality of Pauli Murray|
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The last Fridays of the spring is May 8 with “Sparkling in the Darkness: The Spirituality of Pauli Murray,” with Professor Donyelle C. McCray, M.Div. She is instructor of homiletics and director of the Office of Multicultural Ministries at VTS. Pauli Murray was an activist, attorney, poet, professor, and the first woman African-American Episcopal priest. With McCray, the class will trace the contours of her spirituality, so foundational to her being and her work, and celebrate Pauli’s many gifts to the church.RegisterContact: Check-in at 8:30 AM. Program begins at 9:00 am. Addison Academic Center, lower level, LPER room. Directions to VTS.