Summer Units 2018

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Kick off the new year by gaining some new perspectives on life, faith and spirituality. The following summer units can inspire and equip you to be a part of the change you want to see in the world

 

Art of Contemplative Practice

Starts Friday 19 January

Study the foundational principles of contemplation and its relevance to our life, work and ministry contexts. The formation program will draw on the various contemplative elements of inner silence, solitude, Sabbath, prayer, listening, discernment and the human experience of God.

Dates and Location
9am – 5pm, Fri 19 Jan – Sat 20 Jan
Fri 9 Feb – Sun 11 Feb (offsite residential retreat)
9am – 5pm, Sat 3 Mar – Sun 4 Mar
WellSpring Centre, Ashburton

Postgraduate level and Audit

Applications and enquiries
Contact Dorothy Morgan (Registrar) on 03 9340 8100 or registrar@whitley.edu.au.

 

Introduction to Strategic Mission

Starts Monday 22 January

Explore what is involved in sharing the gospel with different socio-cultural-religious communities in ways that are culturally appropriate and effective in leading to the establishment of Indigenous communities of faith.

Dates and Location
9am – 4pm, Mon 22 Jan – Fri 26 Jan
Global Interaction, Hawthorn

Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels and Audit

Applications and enquiries
Contact Dorothy Morgan (Registrar) on 03 9340 8100 or registrar@whitley.edu.au.

 

Culture and Language for
Cross-cultural Engagement

Starts Monday 29 January

Explore how the relationship between culture and language is integral to effective cross-cultural engagement.

Dates and Location
8:30am – 4:30pm, Mon 29 Jan – Fri 2 Feb
Global Interaction, Hawthorn

Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels and Audit

Applications and enquiries
Contact Dorothy Morgan (Registrar) on 03 9340 8100 or registrar@whitley.edu.au.

 

Evangelism Outside the Box

Starts Monday 5 February

Explore evangelism and how to do it more effectively in today’s world.

Dates and Location
Mon 5 Feb – Fri 9 Feb
Camp Wilkin, Anglesea

Diploma level and Audit

Applications and enquiries
Contact Dorothy Morgan (Registrar) on 03 9340 8100 or registrar@whitley.edu.au.

 

Jeremiah

Starts Wednesday 7 February

Critically examine the book of Jeremiah, paying particular attention to theological themes within the book (such as justice and righteousness, loyal love, knowledge of God, divine suffering) and ecological themes and consider the relevance of these themes within current ‘prophetic voices’.

Dates and Location
9:30am – 4:30pm, Wed 7 Feb – Fri 9 Feb
9:30am – 4:30pm, Mon 12 Feb – Wed 14 Feb
Whitley College, Parkville

Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels and Audit

Applications and enquiries
Contact Dorothy Morgan (Registrar) on 03 9340 8100 or registrar@whitley.edu.au.