Charlotte Events and Academic Calendar


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FAITH SEEKING UNDERSTANDING

A Series of Theological Conversations

 

Public Presentation:
Sunday, October 19, 2014
4:00 – 5:30pm

Dr. James Howell and daughter, Rev. Sarah Howell, will present
"A Cross-Generational Conversation: Where the Church Has Been, Where the Church is Going”

Dr. James Howell is the Senior Pastor of Myers Park UMC, the author of fifteen books, serves as adjunct professor of preaching at Duke Divinity School, is a frequent preacher on Day 1/The Protestant Hour and active on many boards and agencies representing Methodism locally and nationally.

Rev. Sarah Howell is Associate Minister at Centenary UMC in Winston-Salem where she leads Roots Revival, a mid-week worship grounded in Americana/roots-based music.  She is active in international missions and women’s ministry.

This father-daughter team promises to deliver a unique perspective on today’s church! Everyone is welcome and this event is free and open to the public and will be held in the Gathering Space of the Charlotte campus (address below).


Pastors’ & Educators’ Presentation:
Monday, October 20, 2014
10:00 am– Program
12:00pm – Luncheon

Area pastors and Christian educators are invited to attend a time of conversation on the  topic of “A Cross-Generational Conversation: Where the Church Has Been, Where the Church is Going” with Dr. Howell and Rev. Howell on Monday, October 20th  in the  Gathering Space  of the Charlotte campus. Lunch will also be provided for this event, therefore, reservations are strongly encouraged.  This is a free event.

Union Presbyterian Seminary, Charlotte Campus
5141 Sharon Rd., Charlotte, NC 28210

Please contact Nadine Moran at 980.636.1661or by email for more information or reservations for the Monday event
 


Curriculum Resource Center

For events and information on the CRC just follow the link to the Resource Center webpage!

The CRC will also be hosting a series of book discussions over the next few months:


Thursday, October 23rd at 10:30am - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

November (date TBA) - Shosha by Isaac Bashevis SInger

December (date TBA) - The Shipping News by Annie Proulx

If you are interested in attending one of these book discussions
please contact Anne Rankowitz
- Everyone welcome to participate!
 


2014 Days for Discernment on the Charlotte Campus:

NOVEMBER 15TH

For more information or to register for one of these admissions events, please contact Lisa McLennan:
980.636.1662 or email lmclennan@upsem.edu


Barth Reading Group

 

Have a particular fondness for the Dogmatics? So do we!  If you are interested in meeting monthly with a group dedicated to reading and
discussing the theology of Karl Barth then we have a group for you!  We meet once a month.  If  interested, please contact Nadine Moran for
dates and times and to be added to the contact list.


Other Area Events of Interest:

   Charlotte Presbytery Events Calendar

 


Looking for Academic Year Calendar or Course Offerings?  

Fall 2014 Course Offerings:

Wisdom Literature
Children's & Adolescent Literature
New Testament I
History of Christianity I
Christian Encounter with World Religions
Education for the Missional Church
Christian Ethics
The Christian Life
Recovering from Racism: A Biblical and Theological Approach
Pastoral Care
Theology I

Please check back for updates to our offerings for the next term which will be posted as they are finalized.  If you are interested in more information on a class or in attending or audting classes here on the Charlotte campus, please contact Lisa McLennan.

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Current Course Offerings

 

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