Parish Adult Education Courses

  • Lent2018

    Contemplative Prayer: Strength for the Journey - St. Jude, Oakville

    Created and taught a four session adult education course covering:

    Session One: Introduction to Contemplative Prayer
    Session Two: Visio Divina: Praying without Words
    Session Three: Artio Divina: Praying through Art
    Session Four: Prayer in Motion: The Stations of the Cross and Stations of the Resurrection.

    Each session included a mix of teaching, discussion, and experiencing the various prayer methods.

  • Advent2017

    The Reformation at 500 - St. Jude, Oakville

    Developed and co-taught with Reverend Canon Rob Fead a four session adult education course investigating the lasting impacts of the Reformation in its 500th year.

    Session One: Thomas Cranmer and the Book of Common Prayer
    Session Two: (Fead) The Royals and the English Reformation
    Session Three: Richard Hooker: Scripture, Tradition, and Reason
    Session Four: (Fead) Anglican Counter-Reformation: The Oxford Movement

  • Lent2017

    Anglican Responses to Canadian Colonialism

    Developed and faciliated an adult education course engaging with The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew, supplemented by my own academic engagement with Truth and Reconcilation movements in Canada.
    Each session discussed a section of the book, supplemented by teaching on a particular topic. The course concluded with a group trip to the Woodland Cultural Centre, Six Nations.