Online Events Calendar
Visit our Events Calendar to view upcoming online learning opportunities from the North Carolina Conference and our partner organizations. The calendar includes upcoming webinars, events, book discussions, and classes that can all be completed online.
Sign up to receive an email at the beginning of each month with that month’s opportunities.
Self-Paced Online Learning
Each of the organizations listed below offers online learning that can be accessed at any time and completed at your own pace. These opportunities include archived webinars, self-paced classes, and PDF downloads. Consider these resources for group study or individual use.
Specific resources recommended by the NC Conference Media Center are posted in our online catalog under Online Resources.
NCC Center for Leadership Excellence
View archived webinars hosted by the Center for Leadership Excellence at the North Carolina Conference.
This online streaming platform from The United Methodist Publishing House offers archived webinars and free access to select videos from their collection.
Bartimaeus Institute Online (BIO)
BIO is a series of online, tailored classes and courses developed around BCM’s key themes. Classes consist of 4 of 5 weeks of content, though they can be undertaken at your own pace, individually or in a group. Prices start at $30 for each class. Archived webinars are available for free.
BeADisciple.com is a program of the Richard and Julia Wilke Institute for Discipleship at Southwestern College, a United Methodist institution in Winfield, Kansas. Students begin together, progress through materials together, and end together. Individual students participate at the time of day that works best for them.
Divinity+ is a new program for Duke Divinity alumni and other practitioners seeking to expand and refresh their knowledge and skills through non-degree digital courses and certificates.
This channel is a free online educational resource for survivors, advocates, faith communities, and allies to explore the role of faith and religion in addressing and ending domestic and sexual violence.
The Foundation for Evangelism
This ministry of The United Methodist Church hosts an online course, web series, and webinars with accompanying study guides.
General Board of Church & Society
This general agency of The United Methodist Church offers a collection of resources they have produced.
General Board of Higher Education & Ministry
This general agency of The United Methodist Church has archived online events they have hosted.
General Commission on Archives and History
Learn alongside the GCAH to understand the past, contextualize the present, and envision the future.
General Commission on Religion and Race
This collection of resources produced by GCORR includes worship resources, videos, discussion guides, PDF downloads, tip sheets, and more.
General Commission on the Status and Role of Women
Download studies and guidelines produced by this general agency of The United Methodist Church. An online course is also available.
General Council on Finance and Administration
GCFA offers online training courses to train leaders and meet compliance.
The Lakelands Institute is a team of visionary worship leaders, pastors, online content creators, videographers, and community builders who offer online courses for church leaders.
Learn + Lead
The Missouri Conference of The United Methodist Church offers these archived webinars.
Lewis Center for Church Leadership
View free videos from this leadership center located at Wesley Theological Seminary.
Market Square Books
View archived webinars from authors who work with this United Methodist publisher.
This website produced by United Methodist Communications provides a wealth of resources from the various general agencies of The United Methodist Church.
View archived talks from TheoEd events. Leading thinkers in the church and the academy give the talk of their lives in 20 minutes or less. Free discussion guides are also available.
United Methodists Stand Against Racism
This website collects anti-racism resources from around the denomination. It is maintained by United Methodist Communications.
View TED-style talks by United Methodist leaders that are hosted by this annual conference.
UMC Social Principles 2021
The Social Principles of The United Methodist Church were recently revised and updated. Teaching tools and videos are available online.
This United Methodist publisher offers self-paced online courses on a variety of topics related to spiritual formation.
This general agency of The United Methodist Church offers resources related to health and well-being.
This youth ministry organization offers several online courses on topics such as understanding teenagers, discipleship, communicating, and working in youth ministry.