Lifelong Learning Courses for 2011

These courses are available from Columbia Theological Seminary

CERTIFICATE COURSES – these courses are open to all interested participants, not only those seeking Youth Ministry or Spiritual Formation certification.


March 4-5 Know Where to Turn When the Youth Turn to You (Pastoral Care) &

May 6-7 YMLI The Big Three:  Worship Mission & Fellowship

These two courses, part of our Youth Ministry leadership series, are developed especially for those who work with mid-high and high school youth.  The program fee for each is $165, including two meals (three, counting continental breakfast on Saturday!).  Campus housing is available.


April 28-May 1 Eastern Orthodox Christianity

Late April, after Easter, in Montreat?  What could be a more perfect setting to explore this subject with renowned scholar and teacher Bruce Ridgon?  Click HERE for course info.  Housing registration is through Montreat Conference Center.

May 9-12 Certificate in Spiritual Formation Women’s Contemplative Retreat

Gather at the beautiful Benedictine monastery of the Sacred Heart in Cullman Alabama to experience together the fruits of prayer, silence, and contemplative community with other women. This may fill quickly – please click HERE to register!

For additional information about these or other courses, please contact the Lifelong Learning Registrar at 404.687.4587 or  Visit us on the web at for the full course listing at

The Center for Lifelong Learning, Columbia Theological Seminary

P.O. Box 520/701 S. Columbia Drive,  Decatur, GA  30031