Education and Formation - Special Programs

Education and Formation offers special programs throughout the year on a variety of topics.  Take some time to come learn something new!

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Ministry Council Leader

Author Talk: Is It All Right to be Human? by Chuck Burroughs

10:00 PM

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church

At the age of 81, Burroughs has written his memoir, which tells how he managed to tame his various disabilities, find joy in life, and learn to help others suffering from similar emotional and mental difficulties. Hear the author talk about his life at a presentation to include a brief video, readings from his book, and time for questions.

The Way of Love: Practices for Jesus-Centered Life

12:00 AM

Wednesday, March 3, 2021


Tuesdays during Lent

"The Way of Love: Practices for Jesus-Centered Life – outlines a Rule of Life for the Episcopal branch of the Jesus Movement. By entering into reflection, discernment, and commitment around the practices of Turn – Learn – Pray – Worship – Bless – Go – Rest, I pray we will grow as communities following the loving, liberating, life-giving way of Jesus. His way has the power to change each of our lives and to change this world."
- Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

Women's Virtual Retreat 2021

3:00 PM

Saturday, February 27, 2021


For the virtual retreat, we will be reading “Love is the Way” by Bishop Michael Curry.

Women's Retreat 2020

11:00 PM

Friday, February 21, 2020

Transfiguration Spirituality Center, Glendale

February 21-23

Why Wisdom

4:30 PM

Sunday, February 2, 2020

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church - Library

Series: 2/2, 2/9, 2/16

When people are asked what is missing in their lives, certainly wisdom would top the list. Why is it missing? What is it? Can it even be attained? And will wisdom really solve anything?

Rick Warm, MBA PhD, is a coach, consultant, and the director of the Center for Wisdom and Leadership in Cincinnati, OH. Rick’s work with OLLI is well known and his extensive world view brings a fresh outlook to our St. Barnabas community.