Category: Discussion

An Edgey Conversation about Innovation

Last month Marcie and Scott had an EDGEy conversation about innovative ministry.

Black and Diaconal Panel Discussion

Lisa Byer-de Wever, Marlene Britton, and Aldith Baker discuss what it means to be Black and a deacon/diaconal minister in Canada.

Congratulate our 2016 Grads and Companions

Take a moment to congratulate Hubert, Lynn, Jackie, Stan, and/or Jim.

CCS Program Review – Get Involved

We want to make our program even better, and we need people who are good at asking: “Why?” “Why not?” What if…?”

2015 Annual Report

The 2015 Annual Report

CCS “Calling” Cards

Do you know someone you think might be called?

Where There’s A Will…

May is LEAVE A LEGACY Month. Now’s the time to make a will if you don’t have one yet.

Five Ways of Talking About Church

On Saturday, February 1st, Ted Dodd was asked to facilitate a conversation with the members of Winnipeg Presbytery, United Church of Canada. He decided to ground this discussion theologically by …

Strat Planning: have your say

Do you consider yourself part of the CCS community? If you’re a friend, supporter, alumnae/us, student, or volunteer of the Centre for Christian Studies, the Central Council would like your thoughts on where CCS should be going in the next five years.

Congratulate our 2013 Grads and Companions

Leave a comment on the CCS website to congratulate the graduates of the diaconal training program or the Companions of the Centre who are being recognized on April 13 & 14.

Be a part of the Dec. 13 Common Threads

Common Threads is the bi-weekly email update that goes out to members of the CCS community.  For Christmas the editor, Marc, is inviting folks to participate in the final Common …

Meet Cici!

The puppet has been named! “CiCi S.” A blue ribbon panel of experts has combined two entries: Brenda Zanin of Ottawa wrote of her selection “CiCi”: “It’s gender free and …

Name That Puppet

Lynn Smith, a Social Ministry Year student from Peterborough, made a puppet for CCS and left it here for our use. But s/he needs a name! Can you think of …

Theology Students Issue Statement of Solidarity with Quebec Protesters

Students of Emmanuel College, a seminary of the University of Toronto, have written a Letter of Solidarity with those in Quebec and elsewhere who invite us to imagine a different approach to …

Student Recruitment Discussion

At the recent AGM the Task Group on Student Recruitment made a presentation outlining some of their research.  Click here for their report on student recruitment .  (It’s interesting stuff.) …