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Ministry To and With Millennials
Calvin College | June 12, 2017
From Mon. June 12, 2017 to Fri. June 16, 2017
A week-long seminar for ministry professionals
Psalm-Song Sing Along
Western Theological Seminary | March 14, 2017
Tue. March 14, 2017 from 7:00PM to 8:30PM (EDT)
Join Greg Scheer as he leads 10 new Psalms he wrote during Februarys Adopt-a-Psalm month.
A Young Persons Guide to Congregational Songwriting
Covenant Fine Arts Center Room 135, Calvin College | February 25, 2017
Sat. February 25, 2017 from 9:00AM to 12:00PM (EST)
This three hour retreat is for pre-college ageapproximately 12 18 years oldsongwriters who want to learn more about writing songs for worshiphymns, praise songs, and choruses.
2017 Calvin Symposium on Worship
Calvin College & Seminary | January 26, 2017
From Thu. January 26, 2017 to Sat. January 28, 2017
The conference brings together a wide audience of artists, musicians, pastors, scholars, students, worship leaders and planners, and other interested worshipers.
Worship and Formation for Ministry
Calvin Theological Seminary | January 10, 2017
From Tue. January 10, 2017 to Mon. January 30, 2017
Calvin Theological Seminary is offering an academic course built around the Calvin Symposium on Worship. Seminary and college students, pastors, and worship leaders are all welcome to take the course.
Accessible Worship Symposium
The Moody Church, 1609 N LaSalle | November 19, 2016
Sat. November 19, 2016 from 8:30AM to 2:30PM (EST)
The symposium will discuss practical ideas to include persons with a variety of abilities in church congregations.
An American Folk Songwriter Rediscovers the Psalms: Q & A with Wendell Kimbrough
Recital Hall, Covenant Fine Arts Center, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan | November 10, 2016
Thu. November 10, 2016 from 3:30PM to 4:30PM (EST)
Wendell Kimbrough is a songwriter and worship leader in southern Alabama who believes church music should simply be good music that forms us as we sing it together. Drawing on the sounds of American folk and soul music, Wendell writes scripturally-rich songs with singable, memorable melodies. His music has been embraced by a growing number of churches, young and old, large groups and small, contemporary praise bands and traditional choirs.
Worship and Intercultural Learners
Meeter Center Lecture Hall, Hekman Library, Calvin College | November 3, 2016
Thu. November 3, 2016 from 12:00PM to 1:00PM (EDT)
Explore how we can learn together cross-culturally about Christian worship practices, celebrating the unique gifts Christians from various cultures share with the entire body of Christ, and discerning how we can challenge each other to compelling counter-cultural witness.
Reformation Week Organ Recital
Calvin College Chapel, Grand Rapids, MI | October 25, 2016
Tue. October 25, 2016 from 7:30PM to 9:00PM (EDT)
Hilary Guter, Director of Music at Woodlawn Christian Reformed Church, performs an organ recital open to the public on Tuesday, October 25 at 7:30p.m. in the Calvin College Chapel.
Come, Christians, Join to Sing!
Basilica of Saint Adalbert, Grand Rapids, Michigan | October 16, 2016
Sun. October 16, 2016 from 4:00PM to 5:30PM (EDT)
An ecumenical hymn festival celebrating our unity in Christ
The Next Worship workshop
Oakdale Park Christian Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan | October 1, 2016
Sat. October 1, 2016 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM (EDT)
Author Sandra Van Opstal will lead this training session on multicultural worship.
Leadership Training Event 2016
Calvin College Chapel, Grand Rapids, MI | September 13, 2016
Tue. September 13, 2016 from 6:00PM to 9:15PM (EDT)
This is a widely popular event that provides training, networking, and inspiration for all area church leaders.
Universal Design for Worship
Prince Conference Center, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI | September 13, 2016
Tue. September 13, 2016
Universal design is now standard for architecture: we dont want to retrofit buildings to make them accessible, we want to build them that way from the start. What would it look like for this vision to be extended to the worship services we plan and lead and for all ministries of the church? What if we didnt need to retrofit our planning to be accommodating to persons with a wide range of abilities and disabilities, but planned them that way from the start?
A Hymn Festival around the Service for the Lords Day
Trinity Lutheran Church, 2700 Fulton St. E, Grand Rapids, MI. | July 25, 2016
Mon. July 25, 2016
The Association for Reformed and Liturgical Worship invites the public to join them at a Hymn Festival on July 25 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids, MI.
Convocation: Worship: God's Call, Our Response
Prince Conference Center, Grand Rapids, MI | July 24, 2016
From Sun. July 24, 2016 to Wed. July 27, 2016
Worship: God's Call, Our Response is the topic for the Association for Reformed & Liturgical Worship's annual gathering in 2016.
The Psalms, Islam, and Shalom: Musical pathways for peacemaking among Muslims and Christians
Auditorium at Calvin Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, MI | July 14, 2016
Thu. July 14, 2016 from 11:00AM to 12:00PM (EDT)
Rev. Eric Sarwar, current Ph. D. student in intercultural studies at Fuller Theological Seminary and recent Th. M. graduate of Calvin Seminary will give a presentation on The Psalms, Islam, and Shalom: musical pathways for peacemaking among Muslims and Christians.
Forgiving Those Who Hurt Us
Grand Rapids, MI | June 26, 2016
From Sun. June 26, 2016 to Fri. July 1, 2016
Directed by Cornelius Plantinga, Jr., Calvin College, this academic summer seminar sponsored by Seminars at Calvin addresses issues in regards to forgiveness.
Taking Your Church to College: Strengthening Congregational Life through Liberal Arts-Style Learning
Calvin College Chapel, Grand Rapids, MI | June 22, 2016
Wed. June 22, 2016
The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and the Calvin Alumni Office invite you to come to Calvin College for a one-day exploration of how liberal arts-style learning can strengthen congregational life today, with wisdom from insightful professors in 9 different disciplines and gleanings from 30 grant-funded congregational renewal projects, culminating in an inspiring worship service in the Calvin Chapel.
Bodies of Christ: Visualizing Jesus Then and Now
Grand Rapids, MI | June 12, 2016
From Sun. June 12, 2016 to Fri. June 24, 2016
Directed by Edward J. Blum, San Diego State University, this academic summer seminar addresses a fundamental dilemma of Christianity: how to represent God's Son.
Summer Institute on Theology and Disability 2016
Western Theological Seminary and Hope College, Holland, MI | May 23, 2016
From Mon. May 23, 2016 to Thu. May 26, 2016
The vision of the Summer Institute on Theology and Disability is to expand the depth and breadth of theological inquiry and resources that address and include the gifts, needs, and contributions of people with disabilities and their families to theological learning and religious practice.