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Opening the Old Testament

A San Francisco Theological Seminary Course 

Held at Glacier Presbyterian Center (the Camp!)

Open up the Old Testament at Camp with us.

Open up the Old Testament at Camp with us.

Opening the Old Testament

Theologies of Creation and Covenant in the Old Testament

Dates: October 5-7 (Sunday through Tuesday)

Featured Speaker: Professor Annette Schellenberg, SFTS

This is your chance to learn from a seminary professor without going to a seminary!

Who should attend?

  • Those who are considering a CRE (Commissioned Ruling Elder) ministry
  • Current CRE's who want continuing education
  • Anyone who would lie to learn more about the Old Testament


  • Commuters (includes all meals) ...$150/person
  • Single Room                                ...$275/person
  • Double Room                              ...$215/person
  • Tripple Room                               ...$175/person

Partial Scholarships available to CRE's and those considering a CRE ministry


Holding a PhD from the University of Zurich, Annette finds that guiding people in learning to discern the richness of Biblical literature is one of the most noble and rewarding tasks 
of theological scholarship. Annette's love for Scripture and teaching are obvious to anyone who has heard her speak.

Annette's lectures are open to all who want to broaden their knowledge of Scripture and its relevance for our journey of faith. Her course will be part of the core requirement for 
working toward become Commissioned Ruling Elders in Glacier Presbytery. Current CREs can receive continuing education credit for participating.


  • Overview on books and canons; some basic distinctions
  • Old Testament theology/theologies - example 1: Creation
  • Old Testament theology/theologies - example 2: Covenant
  • Common perceptions and misconceptions of the Old Testament

October 5:

4:00 – 5:30 Check in 

6:00 Dinner

7:00 First Session

October 6:

8:00 Breakfast

9:00 Second Session

12:00 Lunch

1:30 Third Session

6:00 Dinner

October 7:

8:00 Breakfast

9:00 Fourth Session

12:00 Sack lunch

Contact Marsha to Register

406-871-2135 or

Later Event: May 22
Memorial Work Weekend