A Day of Study & Workshops focusing on Ministry Futures in a Rural Context.
Keynote Speaker: The Rt Revd James Jones KBE, Former Bishop of Liverpool.
The Day will include a choice of several workshops on aspects of rural ministry.
Why not come as a group from your parish or benefice?
Bookings at www.releasedformission.eventbrite.co.uk
OPEN TO ALL
Please note: There is no charge to attend this day. Refreshments will be provided, but please bring a packed lunch
Workshops on offer (sign up as you arrive for the day)
Worship & Mission using 8 focal festivals
Helen Bent Head of Ministerial Training R.S.C.M & Revd Canon Leslie Morley, Chaplain Yorkshire Agricultural Society
Rural Chaplaincy and Rural Outreach
Mr Howard Petch, Chair of Trustees Arthur Rank Centre.
Growing Leadership Teams
Revd Andy Bowden, P-in-C Wolds Valley Benefice
Community facing Church
Revd Richard Parkinson, Area Dean of Beverley & Chaplain to Bishop Burton College
Mr Andrew Smith (Diocesan Director of Education)
Rural Urban Partnerships – Bridging the Gap
Revd Richard Battersby, Bishop’s Mission Order Leader, Rural Ainsty, York
Mission Partnerships in Rural Areas
Revd Liz Hassall, Area Dean of Easingwold.
Canon Dr Jill Hopkinson, CofE. National Rural Officer
NEW WORKSHOPS ADDED!!
RURAL MISSION - OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES
Rt Revd John Thomson, Bishop of Selby
RURAL MISSION TO YOUNG PEOPLE
Emily Finch from the BusStop Project.