For years now, sage voices have asked the Boston Fellows program to serve a broader audience than the just-graduating-from-college, and to serve churches across denominational lines.
So now it’s time.
After much prayer – working with the Mockler Center for Faith and Ethics in the Workplace at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, the Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics, and participating churches – our Board of Advisors is developing a new program model. It’s for…anyone, really, but especially for professionals still at the beginning of their working lives; and able to commit to some serious time to being equipped.
The benefits anticipated are: more Fellows, who are more settled in Boston, and with more work experience for application; more time for me to concentrate on the heart of the program (rather than on jobs and housing); more churches and a more church-centered program. (more…)