10-12 March ’09 A Practical Introduction to Rural Ministy, Dulverton, Devon. Run by the SW Churches Rural Officers. More information from Fr Robert Miller 01398 324217
Mission Shaped Ministry After a well supported course in Taunton in 2008, the Diocese are hoping to run Mission Shaped Ministry in Wells and Bath during 2009. If you’d like to know more, or to register your interest, please contact me or Roger Medley, the Diocesan missioner (01749 670777)
Transforming Worship, Sat 28th Feb, 10am – 4pm, St. Johns Highbridge with Rev Peter Moger (Anglican national worship development officer). Details from Gill Davey on 01749 670777.
Spring Harvest 4-19th April, Minehead. You can get day and evening tickets on the door for this popular Christian festival, there is a good selection of seminars and displays, and it’s just an encouragement to be surrounded by thousands of fellow believers worshipping God. There’s usually a good selection of seminars on leadership, pastoral issues, children’s ministry, outreach and social issues.
SWYM training days. Southwest Youth Ministries do regular training days at Hill House near Bridgwater, aimed at youth and childrens workers, but open and relevant to all. Tel 01392 273560 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. Coming up:
- Mon 23rd Feb: Families and Schools, with a team from Scripture Union
- Mon 20th April: Dealing with Conflict, with Steve Clifford (new Evangelical Alliance director)
(this post is an excerpt from 'Biscuit Tin', a local mission newsletter)