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Germinate Annual Conference - More than belonging

  • Arthur Rank The Welcome Centre 47 Parkside CV1 2HG (map)

Through key note speakers, case studies and workshops, the 2018 Germinate Conference will explore what it means for rural Christians to do more than belong to their churches and communities. Both inspiring and practical, the day will bring together individuals, churches, agencies and networks involved in rural mission and ministry. 

Keynote Speakers: 
The Rt Revd Dr David Walker, Bishop of Manchester
Revd Claire Maxim, CEO, Germinate

Choice of seven workshops:

  • Rural Fresh Expressions: beginning with listening (Sally Gaze, Simon Mattholie, Pete Atkins)
  • Open Welcome: using our buildings for mission (Elizabeth Clark)
  • Making the most of Rural Mission Sunday (Louise Davis)
  • Effective Church Communications  (Jo Swinney, CPO)
  • Shared Ministry: the Cumbria story (Richard Teal, Chair of Cumbria Methodist District)
  • Discerning Gifts: facilitating shared  ministry (Matthew Reed, Appreciating Church)
  • Discipleship in Messy Church (Messy Church Team)

More information and tickets available from the Germinate website

Earlier Event: October 6
Regional Conference - West 2018
Later Event: October 16
CRE 2018 Sandown Park