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February 2018

Saturday 24 February 2018

Bishop’s Bible Day: Theme: 'Saint Paul for Today'

 

This year, the Bishop’s Bible Day is running twice:

 Saturday 24 February 2018 at Pboro Cathedral

 Saturday 03 March at Northampton High School

 

A day of studying the Bible with Bishop Donald.
Open to anyone who is interested in learning more about the Bible. This event is free (donations welcome).

There will be two addresses from Bishop Donald, a variety of workshops, worship and fellowship.

Just bring a Bible and a packed lunch.

Do encourage others to come with you.

We look forward to seeing you there, for another great diocesan day together.

 

Peterborough Cathedral

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March 2018

Saturday 3 March 2018

Bishop’s Bible Day: Theme: 'Saint Paul for Today'

A day of studying the Bible with Bishop Donald.
Open to anyone who is interested in learning more about the Bible. This event is free (donations welcome).

There will be two addresses from Bishop Donald, a variety of workshops, worship and fellowship.

Just bring a Bible and a packed lunch.

Do encourage others to come with you.

We look forward to seeing you there, for another great diocesan day together.

 

Northampton High School, Hardingstone, NN4 6UU

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Saturday 10 March 2018

Accessible Church 1 Day Conference

This one day conference will empower church leaders, volunteers and communities to make church more accessible and inclusive for individuals with additional needs. The day will include both teaching and practical application as well as ideas for how to make your local church accessible for all children, youth and adults.

Speakers from the Diocese of Peterborough include:

Revd Philip Evans and Revd Haydon Spenceley

Holy Trinity Church, Cnr Upper King Street and Regent Road, Leicester, LE1 6WY

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Wednesday 14 March 2018

C1 Safeguarding Foundation Module

For anyone who has safeguarding responsibilities or who have contact with children, young people and / or adults who may be vulnerable.

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Diocesan Office, The Palace, Peterborough PE1 1YB

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Wednesday 14 March 2018

C2 Leadership Module (must complete C1 first)

For anyone who has safeguarding responsibilities or who have contact with children, young people and / or adults who may be vulnerable.

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Diocesan Office, The Palace, Peterborough PE1 1YB

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Tuesday 20 March 2018

Heralds and Healers

How can churches be healing communities? Drawing upon what we can learn from medical practitioners, theologians, and science, we will explore how to engage and work with the diverse ways in which healing happens. The Church has many theological and practical resources we can draw upon in order to
serve our local parish communities with Christ’s healing.

Speaker: Revd Dr Gillian Straine

Bouverie Court, Northampton, NN4 7YD

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Thursday 22 March 2018

Facilitating Difficult Meetings

This workshop will equip you with tools and skills for being a more effective chair or facilitator.  With practically-focused training, it is designed for people who are part of a church’s leadership group in the parish, deanery or diocese.

The programme includes worship, demonstrations, teaching, and skills practice.

SPECIAL DISCOUNT PRICE for:
Peterborough Diocese church leaders, lay and ordained:
First 10 places at £40 per person (=£35 discount)
Clergy can use part of their annual CMD grant for this.

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Friday 23 March 2018

S1 Safer Recruitment Module

For anyone with responsibility for administering DBS, Clergy and those with recruitment responsibilities Senior staff where they are involved in recruitment, Diocesan/Parish/Cathedral Safeguarding Officers, Safeguarding Leads on PCC/within Religious Communities/within TEIs

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Friday 23 March 2018

S3 Responding to Domestic Abuse Module

For anyone holding the Bishop’s Licence or Permission to Officiate, Spiritual Directors, Bishops Visitors, Pastoral Visitors, Leaders of children/adults activities, Diocesan/Parish/Cathedral Safeguarding Officers

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Saturday 24 March 2018

Christian Doctrine (LF6)

Two Saturdays 24 March and 28 April 2018.

This module will introduce Christian doctrine by examining the doctrine of God and the Trinity. It will examine the Biblical roots and emerging doctrine of God and the person of Christ with particular reference to how the Creeds developed.

Want to find out more about The Living Faith module here. Click here

 

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Saturday 24 March 2018

OPEN: A Pastoral Response to Abortion

With one in three women in the UK having had an abortion, this will be a part of the story for many in our churches. How can we create an environment where this sensitive issue can be spoken of without fear of judgement, and a compassionate response given? The issues will be explored and practical responses will be offered.

Speaker: Jenny Baines

Kettering, Christ the King NN15 7AA

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April 2018

Wednesday 18 April 2018

Church History (LF4)

Six Wednesday evenings 18, 25 April and 02, 09, 16 & 23 May 2018.

This module will introduce the main periods, developments and issues in the Church through history. It will look in particular at the development of the early Church and the Church in the West. It will also consider the development of the Church world wide.

Want to find out more about The Living Faith module here. Click here

 

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Wednesday 18 April 2018

Pilgrimages

Visiting places of spiritual significance, such as Jerusalem or Iona, can bring new life into the spiritual lives of even long-term Christians. What are the options? What practicalities do you need to bear in mind? This morning session will look at how you could setup a trip or how to make the most of going on one.

Speaker: Gordon Dey

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Thursday 19 April 2018

Reading the New Testament (LF2)

Six Thursday evenings 19, 26 April and 03, 10, 17 & 24 May 2018.

or Two Saturdays in Kettering, more information click here

This module will explore the background to the New Testament and its theology through examining particular texts. It will help participants understand these texts in their historical, sociological and literary context and relate them to our world today.

Want to find out more about The Living Faith module here. Click here

 

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Friday 20 April 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Bouverie Court, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD

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Saturday 28 April 2018

Reading the New Testament (LF2)

Two Saturdays 28 April & 12 May - All day.

This module will explore the background to the New Testament and its theology through examining particular texts. It will help participants understand these texts in their historical, sociological and literary context and relate them to our world today.

Want to find out more about The Living Faith module here. Click here

 

Kettering, Christ the King NN15 7AA

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Saturday 28 April 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Peterborough, St Mary

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May 2018

Tuesday 22 May 2018

Multi Church Leadership

‘How many churches can one person juggle?’ is a question asked by those leading in multi parish situations. The day offers space to reflect and think theologically and practically about the leadership required for grouped churches to become truly missional in attitude and action. With practical tools and ideas, helpful case studies, and a chance to work with others who have struggled with the issues, it includes some alternatives to constantly spinning plates.

Speaker: Revd Charles Burgess

St Mark’s, Peterborough

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July 2018

Wednesday 4 July 2018

Resilience

What sort of tools can we use to help us function better in ministry? We will focus on developing resilience, self-care strategies, time and diary management, and how to keep healthy boundaries. The risks of overworking will be discussed, as well as how to respond to anxiety and stressors in ministry. How can we maintain mental good health?

Speaker: Revd Julian Bowers 

Bouverie Court, Northampton, NN4 7YD

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Tuesday 17 July 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Corby, St Columba

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Saturday 21 July 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Gretton, St James

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August 2018

Monday 13 August 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Brackley Church Hall

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Saturday 18 August 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Brackley Church Hall

More info


December 2018

Saturday 1 December 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Earls Barton, All Saints

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Thursday 6 December 2018

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

Required for those holding a license, commission, authorisation, permission to officiate from a Bishop - Ordained and Lay

To promote awareness of possible safeguarding concerns and to equip people in relevant roles to feel confident to share with the appropriate person.

More information on these modules can be found here: http://www.peterborough-diocese.org.uk/training/training

This workshop will be presented by Bev Huff, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

Bring your own packed lunch

To book a place please contact sharon.welbourne@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

Earls Barton, All Saints

More info