Become a Centurion!
The Centurions Program prepares you to navigate today’s culture with a Christian perspective. Join an ongoing and growing network of Christ-followers to develop your inner faith in a way that results in outward action. Gain confidence, understanding and knowledge as you apply biblical truth to every aspect of your life.
What makes the Centurions Program unique?
Students will learn through
A focus on inward formation that results in outward actions. Discover how your Christian faith not only guides your own personal beliefs and decisions, but how it can guide your actions to make a positive, meaningful impact on those around you.
- The combination of intellectual and spiritual formation. Centurions develop critical thinking skills, but also gain a deeper understanding of who God is, what it means to be made in the Image of God, and a broader understanding of the Gospel of the Kingdom.
- Access to the large and growing network of Centurions, Centurions Program staff and faculty, and ministry collaborators
- Emphasis on ongoing ministry engagement, collaboration and growth.
- Two weekend resident training sessions in the Hartford, Connecticut, area
- Monthly gatherings with other participants and certified Centurions
- Webinars and teleconferences
- Online forum discussions
- Daily devotionals
- Reading books
- Watching films
This is an affiliate program of the national Centurions Program of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. Leaders of the affiliate program include instructors and Centurions certified through the national program. Participants will study with leading thinkers and teachers personally selected by program founder Chuck Colson including people like Chris Brooks, Bob Lynn, TM Moore, Jennifer Roback Morse, Glenn Sunshine, Joni Eareckson Tada, and others.
What is the result?
Participants who successfully complete all requirements of the New England Centurions Program will be certified as Centurions by the national Centurions Program and connected to the wider regional and national network of certified Centurions, Centurions Program faculty, and Colson Center staff for ongoing training, networking, ministry collaboration, and coalition building.
What does it cost?
Tuition is $300. Additional costs include transportation to and from the two weekend resident training conferences in the Hartford, Connecticut, area including overnight accommodations and meals, and the cost of books and movie rentals. Books and films costs average around $200.
How do I start?
Take the first step and apply. Read the FAQs, the Quick Card program summary linked below, and then download, complete and return the application and reference forms.
Applications will be accepted through May 15 and applicants will be notified of acceptance prior to June 1.Open to residents of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and New York.
Resident training dates: September 2013
and May 2014
Navigate culture with Christian faith. Apply today. New England Centurions Program Application Application (Word) Application (PDF)New England Centurions Program Reference Form Reference Form (Word) Reference Form (PDF) 2013 Quick Card (Program Summary and Curriculum Outline)Quick Card Frequently Asked QuestionsFAQs
Questions? Contact NewEnglandCenturions@gmail.com