Announcing Convocation 2019


A collaboration of the Maine Conference UCC, the Maine Council of Churches, and The BTS Center

Saturday, April 6, 2019 
Harraseeket Inn, Freeport, Maine

Executive Director Search Process

11/14/18 — The BTS Center is searching for a dynamic, creative, and visionary Executive Director (ED) to lead an organization with a unique and complex character – a non-profit start-up born of an historic educational institution. Click on the link to learn more about the position responsibilities, qualifications and how to apply.
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The Rev. Dr. Robert Grove-Markwood is retiring June 2019

11/13/18 — The Board of Trustees of The BTS Center announces the retirement of our Executive Director, The Reverend Dr. Robert Grove-Markwood, effective June 2019, which will conclude eight years of leading Bangor Seminary and its transition to The BTS Center. The Board will more fully celebrate Bob’s leadership closer to his retirement date. For now, we are extremely grateful to him for his dedication to and passion for the work of The BTS Center.
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Dr. Pamela Shellberg is moving to new role in Wisconsin

10/29/18 — After four years on the staff of The BTS Center as Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Pamela Shellberg is leaving at the end of November for a new position in Madison, Wisconsin. Pam is looking ahead to being the Director of Life-Long Faith Formation at Bethel Lutheran Church – as well as looking forward to a return to Madison which was her home in the 1980s and 90s.
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Celebrating a Partnership with ARC: Arts, Religion, Culture

The Center has entered into a strategic partnership with ARC – Arts|Religion|Culture, to explore the mutual benefits of a strategic partnership in which both organizations, as ARC Executive Director Callid Keefe-Perry expresses it, “are grappling with the same question: How does a 20th-century institution reinvent itself for the 21st-century?”
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