United Lutheran Seminary Lifelong Learning Opportunities

PREACHING PERSPECTIVES

January 16, Gettysburg Campus; January 17, Philadelphia Campus

Come, by yourself, bring a friend or attend as a pericope group (to enhance your work as a group), to a one-day lecture for anyone interested in thematic ideas, exegetical insights and preaching ideas for the coming liturgical season. There are 3 of these held during the academic year. The event will be held in Valentine Auditorium on the Gettysburg Campus and in Benbow Hall of the Brossman Center on the Philadelphia Campus from 9:00-3:00pm.

The Rev. Dr. Kristin Largen will be presenting preaching ideas, themes, text insights and notable thoughts on texts for Ash Wednesday through Easter. Cost is $40 and includes lunch

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

February 7, Gettysburg Campus; February 26, Philadelphia Campus

One in five adults will experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. Even if you are not a trained mental health professional, you can be prepared and know what to do when a mental health crisis happens. Mental Health First Aid is a clinically proven training course that will help you identify, and respond to the signs of mental health difficulties and give you the skills to apply a 5 step action plan to assess a situation and provide help. Participants will receive a nationally recognized course certificate of completion, a Mental Health First Aid manual, listing of local mental health resources and Certification as a Mental Health First Aid Responder. The 8 hour course is offered by WellSpan Philhaven.

This event will be held in Valentine Auditorium on the Gettysburg Campus and Benbow Hall of Brossman Center on the Philadelphia campus from 8:30-4:30pm. Cost is $40 and includes lunch.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for upcoming events, registration up SOON:

February 28 – Canoeing the Mountains, come spend a day on the Philadelphia Campus with the SEPA Synod and the Philadelphia Presbytery as we welcome author Tod Bolsinger for lectures and small group engagement on church leadership. Registration opening early next week!

March 10-14 Preaching With Power. More information can be found on the ULS website below, don’t miss these great preaching learning opportunities!

 

For more information and to register for the above events go to: www.unitedlutheranseminary.edu/lifelong-learning

 

For more information or questions contact Deacon Chelle Huth, Director of Lifelong Learning at chuth@uls.edu