Rebecca Catford: May 2018
Germinate Rural Ministry PILOT: Cumbria
Date: Thurs 14 June 2018
Venue: Westmorland County Agricultural Society Ltd, Lane Farm Resource Centre, Milnthorpe, LA7 7NH, View Map
Rural mission and ministry can be exciting and enjoyable as well as challenging and demanding, particularly if you haven't experienced living in the countryside before. Germinate has provided training for those new to rural ministry and mission for many years.
This course will help you understand more about the rural contexts in which you are working, explore mission and evangelism in rural communities, and learn about working with children in rural areas. It is an ecumenical course, open to anyone, lay or ordained working with rural churches in the UK.
This is a FREE one day PILOT course for us to test and develop new resources and a new modular approach to training.
You are invited to participate in this FREE training day, learn more about mission and ministry in rural communities and help us shape training for others.
You will be asked for your feedback on what you have experienced as part of the day.
All refreshments including lunch will be provided.
How to book: Click here
Elizabeth Clark, National Rural Officer for the Methodist and United Reformed Churches (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Jill Hopkinson, National Rural Officer for the Church of England (email@example.com)
Interested in this? Here are some other events you might be interested in:
Rural Mission Sunday (Sunday 15 July) An annual opportunity to celebrate the life of the rural church. Register now to receive all the free resources you need to get involved! For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Germinate Conference (Saturday 13 October) Keynote speakers Rt Revd David Walker, Bishop of Manchester, Revd Claire Maxim, CEO, Germinate. Early Bird rate £50 including lunch and refreshments. For more information email email@example.com.
Germinate Leadership 2018 (begins October) Helping lay and ordained leaders from all denominations to develop creative, entrepreneurial skills for rural church leadership. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
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