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Look what’s coming this spring at the Leadership Institute!

We hope to see you in person or online for one or more of these exciting opportunities!

Workshops and Courses from The Leadership Institute, Spring/Summer, 2018

Pathways to Learning and Leadership courses – all online, $100 for a five-week course.  For church members, pastors, educators, those preparing to become Commissioned Ruling Elders, and anyone else who is interested in increasing discipleship (

  • April 12 – May 10:  Preaching the Bible – Led by Dr. Richard Voelz Thursdays)
  • May 24 – June 21:  Parables of Jesus – Led by Dr. John Carroll (Thursdays)

Other Leadership Institute workshops in 2018 (

  • April 16 – May 14 (at home and online) and May 15-17 in Richmond:  Biblical Interpretation – this hybrid course meets the requirements for Christian Educator certification in the PC(USA), but is open to anyone who would like to learn more – $295 includes lunch on May 16
  • July 24-Aug 2Church Business Administrators seminars – Open to anyone, but will meet the requirements for certification through The Church Network.  $670 for both weeks, $335 for one week, $100 for individual seminars.  Costs include lunch.  We will also offer the four required CEU classes (IT Basics, IT Trends, Theology and Ethics of Church Administration, and Self-Care for Church Administrators) on Saturday, July 28 for $100 for all four.
  • Note:  We will also be offering  Church Business Administration seminars from our Charlotte campus in the 2018/19 year; four seminars in the fall and four in the spring.

For more information about these and other programs of the Leadership Institute, please visit our website often at

If you have any questions, please contact Marilyn Johns (

Blessings on your ministry,


Marilyn Johns, D.Min.
Director of Program Development
The Leadership Institute
Union Presbyterian Seminary

3401 Brook Road, Richmond, VA   23227
5141 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC   28210
804-278-4383 or 800-229-2990 X 383
FAX 804-278-4360