Rt Revd John Packer
There was a key change to the programme following the Rt Revd Peter Price’s illness when the Rt Revd John Packer, former Bishop of Ripon and Leeds, stepped in to set the scene for the rest of the conference. listen to ‘Rt Revd John Packer: Introduction’ on audioBoom His opening comment was that it is […]
The Next Generation
Speaker: Penny Stradling Co-Chair Young Adult Round Table Conferences. Penny works for the CMS helping people find their vocation in mission. She co-chairs the fresh expressions work with young adults. Currently completing an MA in pioneer ministry Penny co-leads a 20/30s community group in Oxford. Download the PowerPoint: Download
The Pilgrim Course
www.pilgrimcourse.org Pilgrim is a major new teaching and discipleship resource from the Church of England. It aims to help every local church create a place where people can explore the Christian faith together and see how it can be lived out each day. Pilgrim takes a different approach to other Christian programmes. It […]
Succesful Mission Strategies
Deaneries as Agents of Change David Jennings Senior Strategy Office Church Commissioners and Archbishops’ Council David brings to the role 25 years’ experience of working in the public and not-for-profit sectors. His brief is to support strategy development in the Church covering growth and resource planning. Download PowerPoint Presentation: Download The link to the church growth […]
A model for shaping deaneries for mission – from the ground up Ven Christine Wilson: Archdeacon of Chesterfield Christine has extensive experience of youth leadership; community development and overseas partnerships. In her role as archdeacon she shares in the senior leadership of the Diocese of Derby and is currently undertaking a significant piece of work […]
Venue: The Hayes Conference Centre
The Hayes is situated in the Amber Valley in the heart of picturesque Derbyshire just 5 miles from Junction 28 of the M1. The Hayes offers a high standard of modern en suite accommodation and state of the art conference facilities.
Revd the Lord Leslie Griffiths
The opening Friday evening address was by the Revd the Lord Leslie Griffiths, Superintendent Minister, Wesley’s Chapel, London who being a South Walian was able to chart without any notes not only his calling but also to powerfully highlight the problems for the Methodist Church especially because for the past 40 years its membership has […]
Conference Reviewer: Rt Revd Peter Price
Peter Price is renowned for his energy and his ideas. His gifts as a brilliant teacher and communicator have been widely recognised as is his commitment to reconciliation, justice and peace.