The Diocesan initiative ‘Living God’s Love’ encourages and challenges all people to explore ways of going deeper into God, transforming communities and making new disciples. Equipping God’s People includes Continuing Ministerial Development for Clergy and Readers, Lay Training for all and courses run by the Schools Team.
Below you will find a variety of courses, training events and workshops provided by the Diocese and others.
Wednesday 5 April 2017: Birmingham The aims of this course are: Extend your ideas about what power is, and the ways in which it can be exercised Review what Jesus taught and modelled about power struggles Understand why people caught up in conflict feel powerless Recognise more fully the power that you personally have, and what you can choose to do with it Full details are given in the attached flier Handling Power in Leadership- Birmingham April 2017 Cost: £65 per person.…Find out more »
The Parish of St Peter's is planning to set up a more formal system of Pastoral Care, to supplement the informal visiting and pastoring that already goes on, and to ensure that no-one ‘falls through the net’. The In Touch group also wishes to organise training for new bereavement visitors, and revision for more experienced visitors. The Pastocral Care course conmsists of 5 modukes and participants are expected to attend all five sessions which will be held on Tuesdays from…Find out more »
Please join me for coffee, cake and all you want to know about the Parish Giving Scheme. It is now just over a year since the launch of the Parish Giving Scheme in the diocese of St Albans, and we now have over 60 churches registered, and have distributed more than 5500 gift forms to churches. If you have not yet registered for the scheme and want to know more, why not come along to hear all about the benefits…Find out more »
Free monthly training for everyone who helps with church youth work. Real insights into young people's lives. Practical skills you can apply straight away. Support for you to grow in your confidence and faith. Organised by Youthscape, each evening takes place at Bute Mills and is suitable for those starting out in youth work as well as established volunteers. Tuesday 25 April's training for volunteers will focus on the following - Insights into young people's experiences: Managing Behaviour. Practical Skills for…Find out more »
Wednesday’s from 26th April 2017 to 24th May 2017, between 8pm and 9.30pm. 26th April 2017 - Ethics and Migration - Revd Bonnie Evans-Hills, Inter Faith Advisor Diocese of St Albans 3rd May 2017 - Just War - Revd Canon Dr Peter Sedgwick, Retired Principal and Warden of St Michael’s College Cardiff and Ethicist 10th May 2017 – Environmental Ethics - Revd Dr John Weaver, Chair of the John Ray Initiative 17th May 2017 - Ethics & Poverty - Sue Richardson, Christian Aid Relations Development Officer 24th May 2017 – Ethics and Medicine - Rev Dr Nick Goulding,…Find out more »
With guest speakers Whatever you need, whether physical, mental or emotional, we invite you to join us for a time of worship, prayer and encounter with God. Our healing services are filled with singing, teaching, training, impartation and, of course, the miraculous power of God! An experienced ministry team will be available but we will be teaching and equipping all who come to pray for healing. These services are free events and accessible to all. About Ed Rocha (April) Ed Rocha is a…Find out more »