Opportunities for Learning and Laughter @ Regent College

Our friends up at Regent College are always putting on interesting programs...and the coming months are no exception. Check out these opportunities for learning and laughter: 

 

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Thursday, Jan 30 at 7:30pm - 9:30 pm

Pastor-turned-comedian Clifford Prang will be doing stand-up comedy show at Regent College followed by a talk back. The title of his show is "What Are We Laughing At?: A Personal and Biblical Exploration of Suffering, Mockery and Sexuality in Comedy."

Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Visit the Regent Bookstore in person orwww.regentcomedyshow.eventbrite.ca to purchase tickets.

Cliff Prang is Cliff House Event Entertainment: a quirky company that engages local businesses, schools, and non-profits with a full menu of custom comedy options. Described as "disarmingly charming, focussed and funny," Cliff executes each event with comedic flair and a passion for people because he believes that YOU deserve to be celebrated.

Cliff is a former pastor, turned comedian/unemployed man. He lives in Yarrow, BC with his wife and three kids, and some day hopes to realize the dream of not burning himself when he cooks.

Location
Regent College, Room 100


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2013-14 Laing Lectures

 Dr. Ellen T. Charry of Princeton Theological Seminary will deliver the 2013-14 Laing Lectures on the topic “Christian Theology as a Guide for the Emotions,” <span>Feb 19- 20, 2014</span> at Regent College. How can Christian beliefs and practices nurture people intellectually, morally, and psychologically in the course of everyday life and work?  Details at rgnt.net/laing2013.

Location:  Regent College

Date: February 19-20, 2014

Speakers: Ellen T. Charry, Bruce Hindmarsh, and Rod Wilson. Patti Towler will moderate.

Cost: Free

URL:  rgnt.net/laing2013


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 The Justice Conference 2014

The Justice Conference is an annual gathering to educate, inspire, and connect a generation of men and women around a shared concern for biblical and social justice, the vulnerable and oppressed. Details atrgnt.net/justice2014.

Location: Tenth Church, Vancouver

Date: February 21-22, 2014

Local Speakers:  Cheryl Bear, Dave Diewert, and Leah Kostamo

Cost: $25-34

URL:  http://www.regent-college.edu/lifelong-learning/conferences/justice-conference-2014

 





Regent College World Christianity Conference

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Have you ever wondered what we might learn about our faith from believers elsewhere in the world? 

Join renowned scholars and practitioners as they consider the implications of the new global Christianity for our own theological and spiritual formation, for our church communities, and for our witness to Christ both locally and globally. Full- and part-time conference rates available. Registration closes July 17.

For more details visit www.regent-college.edu/lifelong-learning/conferences/world-christianity-2013.

 For more information please call us on 604-224-3377 or email: conferences@regent-college.edu