Pleasantville Center

for Training & Renewal

 
 

Spring 2023 Module

 
Homiletics – Instructor: Pastor Mark Lutcher
 
Dates: March 24-25 & April 14-15 at Pleasantville Camp – Friday 6 PM – Saturday 3 PM
 
Tuition: $120 – Audit $90 
 
Text – Communicating for Change by Andy Stanley
 
 
 
FM History & Polity – Instructor: Supt. Chris Hill
 
Dates:  March 18, a Zoom Conference Call – 9 AM – Noon
April 14-15 at Pleasantville Camp – Friday 6 PM – Saturday 3 PM
 
Tuition: $120 – Audit $90
 
This course is an exploration of the roots, development, doctrine and structure of the Free Methodist church.  Students will gain an understanding of our place in the larger church family and the distinctives of our Wesleyan heritage as expressed in the Free Methodist Church.  We will also explore the opportunities for the FMC in a quickly changing culture.
 
 

Lodging & Meals

 
Lodging:  $50 (per overnight stay at Pleasantville)
 
Meals (per person) – $40  (per weekend at Pleasantville Camp)
 

Weekend Schedule

(for sessions at Pleasantville Camp, 260 Third St., Pleasantville, PA  16341)
 
Friday:        Registration begins at 5:00 PM
Class begins at 6:00 PM
 
Saturday:    Breakfast at 7:30 AM
Class begins at 8:15 AM
Lunch at Noon
Class ends around 3 PM depending on the course content
 

Registration

 
 

Additional Information

 
Where to purchase books
Many of the books  for the classes offered are available at www.freemethodistbooks.com. Otherwise check out recommendations included in class overview.
 
Scholarships
Keystone Conference offers 1/3 scholarships for those who are in the ordination track.
Other conferences – Check with your conference or local church for availability.
 
Questions
Call: 814-758-1988
Email: chris.chillpa@verizon.net