An online spiritual care learning circle offered by the Centre for Christian Studies. Join both CCS diaconal students and continuing studies students as they explore ministry of presence, pastoral visiting, prayer, counseling and spiritual direction, pastoral ethics and boundaries.

This online course will include video conferences on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. Central.

A stylized ear

Theme learning circles at the Centre for Christian Studies can be taken as continuing education by those seeking an intensive learning-in-community experience that tries to connect theology and ministry theory with practical implications for various contexts. Learning circles include readings beforehand and assignments afterward. (Auditors aren’t required to do assignments.)

Continuing studies student who have not taken any previous courses at CCS are required to complete online mini-courses on giving and receiving feedback and the use of the CCS action-reflection spiral.


Cost: $750 (plus $55 application fee for admission to the Continuing Studies program)
Application deadline: December 1, 2018

To register, visit the Centre for Christian Studies or e-mail info [at]

For more information about this event, please contact

Scott Douglas
204-783-2779 ext. 28
sdouglas [at]