Events

Learning on Purpose 2019

Woodsworth House 60 Maryland Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Our two-week leadership development course, held this year at Woodsworth House in Winnipeg, MB. Tuition cost is $1600. More information...

$1600

Integration 1 learning circle 2019

Woodsworth House 60 Maryland Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

The fall learning circle for students in the final year of their diaconal ministry program, focusing on theology, personal faith statements and official creeds, diaconal/vocational/ministry identity.

$765

Ministry as Storytelling 2019

An education and worship learning circle on story, preaching, scripture as narrative, and the arts in worship and education.

$765

Spiritual Practice 2019

A spiritual care learning circle on the history and diversity of Christian spiritual practices, private devotion and communal spirituality, discipleship, and companioning.

$765

Cookies and Carols 2019

Woodsworth House 60 Maryland Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Join us at the CCS offices for a casual get-together, with festive singing and tasty treats. December 10, 4-6pm.

Power and Privilege 2019 (online)

A social justice online learning circle on social location, individual and systemic power, social analysis, and the role of the prophet.

$765

CCS Annual General Meeting 2020

Online

All friends of the Centre for Christian Studies are invited to join us, in person at Woodsworth House (60 Maryland St, Winnipeg) or online via videoconferencing, for the AGM, 6pm-8pm Central time.

Using Zoom for Church Meetings

Online

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, churches and clergy are suddenly trying to figure out how to hold their faith communities together and get some of their work done remotely. For the past few years the Centre for Christian Studies has been using Zoom to stay connected with students and staff across Canada and the world. …

Pastoral Care in a Crisis workshop

Online

A free workshop discussing strategies and principles for offering pastoral care in a crisis (for example, a global pandemic). Tuesday, April 14 at 11am Central Time (Winnipeg). Facilitated by CCS Principal Michelle Owens and Development Coordinator Lori Stewart. Donations are gratefully accepted. Register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvcuyrqzotecPk692Yk3C31fASzTEEWQ

Oppression and Resistance 2020

A social justice learning circle on systems of oppressions (racism, sexism, heterosexism, colonialism, etc.), models of change, and theologies of resistance (liberation theology, feminist theology, queer theology, etc.). NOTE: This learning circle has been moved to online.

$765

Integration 3 learning circle 2020

The spring learning circle for students in the final year of the their diaconal ministry program, focusing on preparation for active ministry. NOTE: This learning circle has been moved to online.

$765

Using the Spiral for Pastoral Care workshop

Online

A free workshop exploring the Centre for Christian Studies' Action-Reflection Spiral as a tool for pastoral care and faithful decision-making. Tuesday, April 21 at 11am Central Time (Winnipeg). Facilitated by CCS Principal Michelle Owens and Development Coordinator Lori Stewart. Donations are gratefully accepted. Register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/uJIlduuvqzgpfSjDjkl7L8z5VbkBUroqJg

Ages and Stages 2020

An education and worship learning circle on ministry with various age groups, development theory, curriculum, youth ministry, children’s ministry, adult education, ministry with seniors, and intergenerational ministry. NOTE: This learning circle has been moved to online.

$765

Trauma-informed Pastoral Care in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Online

A free workshop discussing strategies for offering pastoral care with an awareness of trauma and post-traumatic stress. Tuesday, April 28 at 11am Central Time (Winnipeg). Facilitated by CCS Principal Michelle Owens and Development Coordinator Lori Stewart. Donations are gratefully accepted. Register at  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUvdu2rrD0rHdJDnxvb7lZ_x2DuH53MnG7w  

Relationships 2020 (online)

A spiritual care online learning circle on intimate and familial relationships, sexuality and gender, family systems, weddings, covenants, relationship break-ups, and the role of minister as support.

$765

Online Tea Party

Online

Join us for an online tea party to congratulate our graduates from the diaconal ministry program.

CCS Friday – Imagine Church Differently

Online

What is church when we can’t gather?  An exploration of ecclesiology and the implications of what we believe about church, with guest, Noel Suministrado

Eco-Justice 2020

Online

A social justice learning circle. More info...