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The New Oates.org is Live!

Welcome to a new day at the Wayne Oates Institute. Our new online learning experience is live and ready for you to see! Navigate over to Oates.org and see the improved design and user experience for our online learning community. Be sure to visit the “How to Use This Site” link at the very top…

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The Oates Institute is constantly trying to improve. From our content to our website functionality and from our engagement with our audience member to our self care, we are all focused on getting better as an organization. In an effort to better understand the needs of you, our members, we’d like to ask you to…

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Underwood Updates on Oates Board Meeting and Why to Become a Member

Oates Institute’s executive director Rick Underwood shares an update from our recent Board of Directors meeting as well as answers the question, “Why should I become a member of the Oates Institute.” We’d love to hear your thoughts on the update and any questions you might have for Rick in the comments here or on…

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Spirituality in Palliative Care Seminar Open

View this email in your browser © 2014 M Purintun Lifelong Learning @ oates.org In this issue: June seminars are now open for registration Memorial Day Membership Special Nominations are open for Oates Award Congregational Care Network Training Program Oates Institute at APC June Seminars now open for registration Breaking the Silence: Spirituality in Palliative…

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June 2017 Pastoral Care Seminar Alert

View this email in your browser June Seminar Alert @ oates.org We just have three quick items: Seminar Registration, Memorial Day Membership Special, and Oates Institute at APC Convention. June Seminars now open for registration Registration is easy. Members just send an email to registration@oates.org, and we will sign you up. Non-members may join for…

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Oates Institute Announces Online Spiritual Care Skills Training Program for Lay Persons

Oates Institute Announces an On-line Spiritual Care Skills Training Program for Lay Persons  The Oates Institute is very excited to launch our new Congregational Care Network featuring an on-line training program for increasing the spiritual caregiving skills of lay persons (non-professionals). We researched, tested, and validated the program, and it is ready to go. Convenient,…

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New Online Collaborative Learning Experiences Start April 11

Don’t Be Left Out! New On-line Collaborative Learning Experiences at Oates Institute will start April 11, 2017! Integrative Mind-Body Medicine, facilitated by Peter Buecker, M.D. This seminar will begin with a LIVE discussion April 11, 7 – 8 PM EDT. This will be a Live Adobe Connect introduction to our discussion together. Others are welcome…

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Continuing Education for Pastors Seminar Alert

Oates Institute Seminar Alert Setting the standard for spiritual care CONTENT February Seminars Now Open for Registration Letter from Executive Director/Your INPUT Join Oates Institute Now February 2017 Seminars Now Open for Registration February is a great time to focus on Continuing Education. We’ve got a great line up for this month, and hope you…

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2017 Annual Appeal

View this email in your browser Happy Holidays From all of us at the Oates Institute Dear Oates Institute Friend, We wish you a wonderful Holiday Season this year!  We want to offer you our deepest gratitude for your participation and donations, past, present, and future. Light is one of the hallmarks of the holiday…

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2017 Thanksgiving Letter

  A Thanksgiving message from the Oates Institute. View this email in your browser We Give Thanks for One Another From your friends at The Oates Institute Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow. — Edward Sandford Martin God…

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