The Diocese of Maryland launches the College of Congregational Development in 2020
From the Diocese of Maryland webpage: "The College for Congregational Development is a comprehensive training program that originated in the Diocese of Olympia in 2009 and is launching in the Diocese of Maryland in June 2020. It seeks to equip lay leaders and clergy in congregational and organization development. The program draws organization development and congregational development theory and practice. It focuses on developing healthy, responsive leadership, facilitation, and teamwork through current and traditional understandings of Anglican/Episcopal ethos, culture, spirituality and ways of being the church today. It is a two-year program. Studies include readings, a content exam, and the completion of two projects within participants’ ministry settings."