This page lists continuing education opportunities that are available around the Synod of the Trinity region and neighboring areas. If you would like something added to the list, contact Mike Givler at


Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (full schedule here)

  • Sept. 25, 2023: Looking Forward: Church, Hope, and the Future of Congregations. Dr. Will Willimon will present the Henderson Lecture on Church and Ministry, “Hope for the Many Churches Where Few Are Gathered,” at 7 p.m. in person and online.
  • Hybrid Degree Programs: Beginning in fall 2023, Pittsburgh Seminary will offer all its masters and certificate programs in a hybrid format — allowing PTS to be your neighborhood seminary regardless of your neighborhood location. The Seminary’s hybrid model allows students living on campus and students living at a distance to be part of one community of learning and formation. Click here to learn more about these programs. 
  • Recordings available: World Mission Initiative Month of Mission Series. “Jesus Christ and the ‘Dividing Wall:’ Race and God’s Mission” will help churches find resources on how to have deep conversations on race.


Villa Maria Catholic Retreat Center

Westminster College


Lancaster Theological Seminary (full schedule here)

Montreat Conference Center, Montreat, NC (events list here)

University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

  • Preparing Faithful Leaders
    • The online Christian Leadership Program nurtures the gifts of Christian leaders to build up the ministry of the local church.

Princeton Theological Seminary (full schedule here)

Union Presbyterian Seminary, Richmond, VA (full schedule here)

Workshops and Courses: Pathways to Learning and Leadership

Other Leadership Institute Workshops

Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA (full schedule here)