Past Workshops

Past Workshops

karlSmaller membership congregations (<250) have unique challenges, advantages, and resources available to them. Pastor and educator Karl Vaters will uncover these with a particular concentration on how your small congregation can adapt, thrive and be a blessing to your members and surrounding community during the pandemic and its aftermath.

Date and time: 1:30-3 p.m. (Eastern)…


karlSmaller membership congregations (<250) have unique challenges, advantages, and resources available to them. Pastor and educator Karl Vaters will uncover these with a particular concentration on how your small congregation can adapt, thrive and be a blessing to your members and surrounding community during the pandemic and its aftermath.

Date and time: 1:30-3 p.m. (Eastern)…


MTIt’s difficult and uncomfortable, but it’s time to talk about racism. Join us for the Race to Justice.

In this workshop, you will learn the underlying definitions and distinctions between race and racism. You will also learn how racism shows up in various personal and societal ways.

This event is part of the Learn and Lead Series: Race to Justice, led by subject matter expert on race and…


vseAll congregations are faced with dramatic change right now. Because of the pandemic and various social factors, we all need to think about new ways of engaging our communities. This live online event is an introduction to Human-Centered Design, a methodology for solving tough problems through creativity, empathy, and iteration. Victoria Sun Esparza, founder and CEO of In the Water Designs, will walk…


vseAll congregations are faced with dramatic change right now. Because of the pandemic and various social factors, we all need to think about new ways of engaging our communities. This live online event is an introduction to Human-Centered Design, a methodology for solving tough problems through creativity, empathy, and iteration. Victoria Sun Esparza, founder and CEO of In the Water Designs, will walk…


This event is in Zoom meeting. Everyone attending will be on camera and microphone.

aaronIn such an intense season on planet earth, pandemic, fear, racial unrest, we are all in desperate need of some holy space. The key is not to run away from the world, but get free enough to engage the world with empathy and compassion. You're invited to join liturgist, writer and pastor Aaron Niequist as…


patrickThe year 2020 has taken a toll on many people of faith - some are experiencing many layers of frustration, isolation, and even grief. For those impacted by death or hospitalization, related to the pandemic or not, this season can feel particularly overwhelming. How do you provide pastoral care to those who are hurting the most as they try to make sense out of their experience? Parkview Chaplaincy Director…


This event is in Zoom meeting. Everyone attending will be on camera and microphone.

aaronIn such an intense season on planet earth, pandemic, fear, racial unrest, we are all in desperate need of some holy space. The key is not to run away from the world, but get free enough to engage the world with empathy and compassion. You're invited to join liturgist, writer and pastor Aaron Niequist as…