Whitaker Online School

Whitaker Online School

Welcome to The Whitaker Institute Online School! It’s our own online school where you can take dozens of courses. Enrollment is free to congregations in the Diocese of Michigan! To enroll, please scroll to the bottom to fill out the form below.  Here is a partial list of available courses as of November, 2019:

  1. Is My Loved One Addicted?

  2. The Presbyterian Tradition with Graham Standish

  3. The Lutheran Tradition with Mark Tranvik

  4. Introducing Lutheran Worship with Don Kreiss

  5. The Baptist Tradition with Amy Butler

  6. Introducing Islam with Mustapha Elturk

  7. Introducing Judaism with Joseph Krakoff

  8. The Methodist Tradition with Jason Byassee

  9. The Roman Catholic Tradition

  10. The Episcopal Way with Eric Law and Stephanie Spellers

  11. What Would Luther Do Today?

  12. Music and Liturgy

  13. Designing Liturgy

  14. Introducing Church Marketing with Jake Dell

  15. Introducing the Altar Guild with Hobey Hinchman

  16. Introducing Stewardship with Kristine Miller

  17. Crisis Communications with Meredith Gould

  18. Deepening the Spirituality of Your Congregation with Graham Standish

  19. Radical Welcoming with Stephanie Spellers

  20. Building a Spiritually Mature Congregation with Thomas Bergler

  21. Talking about Same Gender Unions with Jeffrey Lee

  22. Digital Strategies for Churches with Kyle Oliver

  23. Re-Inventing Your Church Board with Dan Hotchkiss

  24. My Church Is Not Dying: Finding Hope in Mainline Churches

  25. Radical Sending

  26. What Vibrant Congregations Do

  27. How to Promote Your Church

  28. Five Keys to Renewing Your Church with Jay Sidebotham

  29. What Is Christian Mission?

  30. The Vestry Journey

  31. Vision and the Vestry

  32. Vestry Team Building and Conflict

  33. A 7-Week Advent

  34. Ministering with Millennials

  35. Small Groups that Work

  36. Ministry with Flowers

  37. The Ministry of Acolytes 5: An Acolyte’s Way of Life

  38. An American Prayer Book, A Global Prayer Book with Tom Ferguson

  39. The Spirituality of the Book of Common Prayer with Karl Ruttan

  40. Creeds and Commitments of the Prayer Book with Jason Fout

  41. English Origins of the Book of Common Prayer with John Dally

  42. Praying the Collects with Ellen Wondra

  43. Singing the Book of Common Prayer with Milner Seifert

  44. Introducing the Gospels with Michael Card

  45. Introduction to St. Paul with George Guthrie

  46. The Gospel of Matthew with Katy Valentine

  47. The Gospel of Mark with David Lose

  48. The Gospel of John with Karoline Lewis

  49. The Gospel of Luke with John Lewis

  50. Introduction to Revelation with Wayne Whitney


And more coming soon!