Events

Are We There Yet? A Southern Exile’s Reflections on Racial Healing and Telling the Truth

April 9, 2019

The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers travels the world stirring Episcopal communities to grow into Beloved Community and join the Jesus Movement. Now she’s coming home to Middle Tennessee to support the Sewanee community's reflection on racial healing and reconciliation efforts, and to encourage us to make a lifelong commitment to being agents of transformation.

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Invite Welcome Connect Summit 2019

June 12 – 14, 2019

Mark your calendars for the fourth Invite Welcome Connect Summit, held once again on the beautiful campus of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. Join us June 12–14 as newcomers and seasoned practitioners from around the world come together to work, share ideas, and learn more about this powerful ministry.

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Volunteer Disaster Chaplaincy Training

July 15 – 17, 2019

The Beecken Center—in partnership with the National Disaster Interfaiths Network (NDIN)—invites clergy and lay spiritual caregivers of all faiths to take this disaster chaplaincy training at the beautiful University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, July 15–17, 2019. Participants who complete this certification can volunteer in their own diocese or faith community, or with NDIN and its national partners. NDIN can also assist unaffiliated volunteers in finding disaster spiritual care volunteer opportunities in local communities across the United States.

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