2022 FutureChurch Think Tank Advance

Semiotics, Church and Culture; Semiotics and Future Studies; Preaching as Story; and Leadership in the Emerging Culture, Doctor of Ministry (DMin) third-year students and graduates, mark your calendars!

Portland Seminary Doctoral program invites you to join other SCC/SFS/LEC/Preaching dissertation students and graduates for an Advance with Len Sweet in March 2022!

Pursue further reflection with Len Sweet on topics relating to Jesus, church, culture, semiotics, and the future. Reconnect with cohort peers, and forge new relationships with other members of the Tribe of Issachar.

Advance Details

  • Date: Sunday, 4:30 p.m. PST – 12:30 p.m. PST, Tuesday, March 13-15, 2022
  • 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 20 alumni and their spouses. First-come, first-served! Register early to secure your spot.
  • Topic: Up to you! Come prepared with something YOU would like to process with Len and others.
  • Fee: $1,100 for alumni participants; spouses are welcome to join at an additional cost of $600.  
  • Deadline: Feb. 1, 2022

This includes:

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-served basis. Once filled, rooming will overflow to the Smuggler’s Villa Resort or to Kangaroo House, just down the street.

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

Registration

To register for the event, notify Heather Rainey at:

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

Payment

To pay via credit card, go to the FCTT online payment page.

To pay by check, send a check made out to “George Fox University” to:

Heather Rainey
Portland Seminary
12753 SW 68th Ave.
Portland, OR 97223

COVID-19 Guidelines

Before you arrive:

  • All participants are required to complete a rapid test 48 hours prior to coming.

  • We will request that participants complete this simple survey with name and date stating Covid test results: https://forms.gle/NJmU5RMdSy7oG8EQ6

  • We are unable to virtually accommodate anyone who has to miss due to a late-breaking COVID case. 

Onsite:

We will follow local guidelines for masks and distancing.

 

We hope to see you at Orcas in March!