FutureChurch Think Tank Advance

Semiotics and Future Studies/Leadership in the Emerging Culture, Doctor of Ministry 3rd year students and graduates, mark your calendars!

George Fox Seminary and the Doctor of Ministry program invites you to join other SFS/LEC dissertation students and graduates for an Advance with Len Sweet March 2015! 

Advance Details

  • Date: Sunday 4:30pm – 12:30pm Tuesday, March 15-17, 2015
  • Location: The Salish-Seaside Escapes on Orcas Island
  • Who: Alumni and ABD students and their spouses, only. 
  • Participation Limited: The advance will be limited to a maximum of 15 alumni and their spouses. First come, first serve! Register early to secure your spot.
  • Topic:  Up to you! Come prepared with something YOU would like to process with Len and others.
  • Fee: $700; $1000 per couple for those bringing a spouse
  • Deadline: March 1, 2015

This includes:

  • The Advance with Len Sweet
  • Lodging at The Salish-Seaside Escapes Sunday and Monday nights
  • Six meals: Dinner on Sunday, breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Monday, and breakfast and lunch Tuesday

Lodging

Lodging is provided as part of the fee. Participants will be housed at one of The Salish-Seaside Escapes cottages on a first-come-first-serve basis. Once filled, rooming will overflow to the Smuggler's Villa Resort, just down the street.

When you register for the FCTT Advance, the DMin program will provide the guest list with the Salish-Seaside Escapes cottages, will make individual rooming arrangements. If you have rooming questions, contact the Salish-Seaside Escapes cottages directly at: 1-866-743-3738.

Purpose

We intend to continue an on-going tradition of offering an annual FutureChurch Think Tank Advance to SFS/LEC DMin graduates and 3rd year students. Our objectives for the advances are to…

  • pursue further reflection, education, and connection with Len Sweet on topics relating to Jesus, church, culture, semiotics, and the future
  • reconnect with students from your cohort
  • forge new relationships with like-minded SFS/LEC DMin graduates and 3rd year students from other cohorts

Facebook FutureChurch Think Tank group

We have set up a private Facebook group exclusively for SFS/LEC DMin graduates and 3rd year students.

To stay up-to-date with events and news from George Fox Evangelical Seminary, please become a fan on facebook and/or follow us on twitter.

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Registration

To register for the event, contact Heather Rainey at:

RSVP for the FCTT Advance on facebook.

If you intend to come and would like to let others know as well as coordinate with other SFS DMin grads and ABD students, post your messages in the FutureChurch Think Tank facebook group.

Payment

To pay by check, send Heather Rainey a check made out to "George Fox Evangelical Seminary"

Heather Rainey

12753 SW 68th Ave.

Portland, OR 97223

To pay by credit card, go to https://www.georgefox.edu/apps/event/forms/dmin-retreat.html

We hope to see you at Orcas in March!

Loren Kerns

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