Center for Continuing Education

The Center for Continuing Education offers classes throughout the year for both clergy and lay people. Classes are are offer in person on our Salisbury campus as well as online via Zoom. Current offerings are listed below. Click the link to register for class via EventBrite.

Healthy Life Workshop

Friday, September 15, 2023. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm and Saturday, September 16, 2023. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm   In person and via ZOOM

Cost:  $40.00

Registration Link


The Healthy Life Workshop will motivate individuals to embrace and practice a healthier lifestyle. During this health and wellness workshop, participants will:

During this Healthy and Wellness participants will:

  • Learn about prevention and management of chronic diseases
  • Explore the benefits of eating healthier meals and snacks
  • Identify simple, yet effective ways to be physically active


  • Knowing the risk factors of chronic diseases
  • Scheduling regular health check-ups
  • Taking medications as prescribed
  • Becoming more physically active
  • Eating a healthy diet
  • Maintaining a healthy weight

Led by Rev. Antonio and Dr. Pam Smith, founders of Smith Bios group. Smith Bios Group seeks to bring awareness of chronic diseases by sharing the powerful story of the Smiths, who went from tragedy to triumph while dealing with debilitating health issues.

Required text for this workshop is Walking with Abraham and Sarah by Susan Miller and can be purchased through Amazon for $10.21.

Purchase Required Text

Spiritual Direction Retreat

Thursday, August 31, 2023. 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Lunch Included



Join your fellow School of Spiritual Direction alumni for this mini-retreat and time of renewal.

There are no upcoming events at this time.


Limited scholarships are available for small and rural church pastors. If you are in need of financial assistance and may qualify, you may apply to receive a scholarship to attend classes and courses.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Hood Theological Seminary

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