Sabbath Hour: Upcoming Events

Opportunities to earn Sabbath Hours

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The following are events for which Sabbath Hours are currently available. Click on the link to learn more about them.

  • Workshops Offered throughout the year, these workshops are on a variety of issues that are central to effective and faithful leadership in the church. Depending upon their length, participants may receive 4 to 6 Sabbath Hours.
  • On-Campus Study and Reflection | By arrangement – from one week to one semester. An opportunity to spend time on campus, taking advantage of the resources Andover Newton has to offer. Sabbath Hours vary, depending on program. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • LEARN Seminars | Scheduled throughout the year. Two- or four-week seminars with experts and authors on a variety of topics related to congregational life and leadership. Two-week seminars earn 5 Sabbath Hours; four-week seminars earn 10 Sabbath Hours.
  • Endorsements Events conducted by people and organizations with whom Andover Newton has a relationship can also earn Sabbath Hours. No more than 10 hours can be earned through any one event. No more than 20 hours toward becoming a Jubilee Fellow can be earned through endorsed events; the rest need to come from events that Andover Newton sponsors or co-sponsors.
  • Campus Events: Included in these are lectures, presentations, courses and other learning events that take place on the Andover Newton campus. They are led by faculty and invited speakers.

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