Centers & Initiatives

The School of Divinity's centers extend our outreach and influence in the world. Regular events and workshops give students knowledge and practical ministry experience to achieve their calling.

Center for Global Missions

The Center for Global Missions (CGM) exists to equip the local church to share the gospel around the globe. CGM provides resources for cross-cultural training and facilitates the study of global missions and world Christianity by offering leadership training, mission trips and strategic partnerships to facilitate church growth and international church-planting efforts. Learn more >

Center for Renewal Studies

The Center for Renewal Studies is a bridge between the academic world, the church and the public. It promotes the mutual exchange of ideas from a biblical, theological and global perspective—with interdisciplinary focus on the growing significance of the worldwide renewal movements. The center offers a resource center, public blog, public lecture series, seminars and visiting scholars from various disciplines. Learn more >

Church Education Initiative

The Church Education Initiative (CEI) is designed to provide quality theological training in a local church setting to equip church leaders for maximum community impact. CEI works with pastors to identify and train church members currently serving as leaders or who are ready to accept a bigger role inside the church. Learn more >

International Center for Worship

The International Center for Worship exists to equip you with a better understanding of worship and train you to lead others. Taught by some of the Christian music industry's most notable professionals, our dynamic seminars and one-day workshops will give you the tools to flourish as a worshiper. Learn more >

Partners in Ministry Training

The Partners in Ministry Training (PMT) program is a collaboration with area churches to give students practical ministry experience and meaningful connections with a local church body while making their degree more affordable. Learn more >

Youth & Urban Renewal Center

An extension of "Christian Leadership to Change the World," the Youth & Urban Renewal Center's mission is to act as a catalyst for renewal in urban environments through partnership with the local church by providing leadership and youth ministry training, intervention and strategic planning services.
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Anthony Bass, M.Div. & MBA '08

Anthony Bass, M.Div. & MBA '08

Church Relations Manager, Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge

"Regent has an academically rigorous program. The reputations of the professors here could have made it intimidating. Instead, they were an inspiration. They hold you to a standard of excellence because it's a serious calling, but they lead as servants." Read more >