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May 2017

Wednesday 3 May 2017

Lifestyle from the Discipleship Menu

A challenging exploration of what it means to live as a disciple in today's world, caring for ourselves, our neighbour and creation.
how do we use our gifts and resources? what is my relationship with work, leisure, food, possessions, money, time, health? how can we witness to Jesus in our everyday lives, in who and how we are? how do we handle our relationships?

Three other session dates for this module are: May 10, 17 and 24

Ketton Church Hall PE9 3RD

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Wednesday 10 May 2017

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

For Clergy and Lay Ministers in the Northampton Deanery.

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 Garry Johnson, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

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

The Kairos Centre, Grange Park, Northamptonshire

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Saturday 13 May 2017

STARBURST 2017

If you are a children's leader, licensed minister, parent, grandparent, godparent, teacher or clergy person, then you are invited to join us for worship, keynote speaker, networking, ideas, workshops, resources and fun.

Doors Open 9:30am
Please bring some lunch. Drinks will be provided.

All Saints' Primary School, Boughton Green Road, Northampton, NN2 7AJ

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Tuesday 16 May 2017

C1 Safeguarding Foundation Module

For anyone who has safeguarding responsibilities or who has contact with
children/young people and/or adults who may be vulnerable in the Kettering Deanery.

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 Garry Johnson, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

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

St Michael & All Angels Church, Garfield Street, Kettering. NN15 6BU

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Tuesday 23 May 2017

C3 Foundation / Leadership Safeguarding Training and Development Module

For Clergy and Lay Ministers in the Kettering Deanery.

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 Garry Johnson, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

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

St Michael & All Angels Church, Garfield Street, Kettering. NN15 6BU

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June 2017

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Jesus and the Church from the Discipleship Menu

Growing our relationship with Jesus.
How can he become more central to us?  How can we share Jesus with others? What is the Church? How do I play my part in it?

Three other session dates for this module are: June 13, 20 and 27

Towcester Chantry House NN12 6YY

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Saturday 10 June 2017

Discipleship in Action Day 2017 - CANCELLED

A day for people to explore possible ways of being a disciple in our society today and opportunities for starting and growing their discipleship in the world both within existing activities, and through starting and developing their own.

Please contact:
Charlie Nobbs at charlie.nobbs@peterborough-diocese.org.uk or 01604 887055
for more information.

There will be a variety of workshops available to attend. Please see below those that were available at the 2016 day. Next year's event will also have an interesting and varied selection:

  • Fair Trade: Good News for the poor and good news all round

  • Small is Beautiful – discipleship and mission for young people. 

  • Into Schools – encouraging and enabling Churches to serve their local schools 

  • Working with young people for early prevention of school exclusion

  • Faith at Work – Fruitfulness on the Frontline 

  • Home for Good - a home for every child who needs one 

  • Spurgeons - Bringing hope to families: how churches can partner in the work of supporting local children and families in need 

  • Knowing our neighbour: Other faith communities and our diocese

  • What is the Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives (OFBCI) and what does it do?

  • Dress a Girl - getting people together locally to make simple clothes for children overseas 

  • Creating strong communities in new housing developments 

  • Credit Unions – find out how you can support and use your local one 

  • Dilemmas in business 

  • Recovery House - From Addiction to Recovery

  • Job Clubs – training people for work / volunteering programme

  • Beanstalk, the children’s literacy charity: “Once you learn to read, you will be forever free”

  • Charities creating an income without compromising their values [C2C] 

  • Protecting and enjoying the environment through local community projects 

  • Christian Aid – The Missing Rib: bringing men and women together for justice 

  • Ascension Trust - ‘Equipping to Serve’ in our communities

Corby Business Academy, Gretton Road, Corby, NN17 5EB

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Monday 12 June 2017

C3 Bouverie Leadership

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

Lunch will be provided.

This workshop will be presented by Garry Johnson, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.

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

Bouverie Court, Northampton, NN4 7YD

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July 2017

Wednesday 5 July 2017

The Bible from the Discipleship Menu

An opportunity to explore these questions:
how do we feel, think, pray and act as a result of engaging with the Bible and some of its big themes?  what does the Bible say about itself? what have Christian writers said about it? how can the Bible help us, as disciples, to respond to contemporary issues? how can we share the Bible with others?

Three other session dates for this module are: July 12, 19 and 26

Geddington, St Mary Magdalene NN14 1AH

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Saturday 8 July 2017

Take, Eat, Drink: Eucharistic Assistants' training day

A training day for Eucharistic Assistants.

Please book by : 30th June 2017

St Mark's Church, Wellingborough, NN8 3SD

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Saturday 22 July 2017

Take, Eat, Drink: Eucharistic Assistants' training day

A training day for Eucharistic Assistants.

Please book by : 14th July 2017

St Mark's, Peterborough, PE1 2SN

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September 2017

Wednesday 6 September 2017

Sharing my Story from the Discipleship Menu

Do you want to grow in confidence in sharing your faith?
explore how story works, how Jesus used it in the Bible, overcome some of the barriers to sharing faith, practise sharing your experience of God, in a supportive and safe space.

Three other session dates for this module are: September 13, 20 and 27

Ketton Church Hall PE9 3RD

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October 2017

Tuesday 3 October 2017

Lifestyle from the Discipleship Menu

A challenging exploration of what it means to live as a disciple in today's world, caring for ourselves, our neighbour and creation.
how do we use our gifts and resources? what is my relationship with work, leisure, food, possessions, money, time, health? how can we witness to Jesus in our everyday lives, in who and how we are? how do we handle our relationships?

Three other session dates for this module are: October 10, 17 and 24

Spratton, St Andrew NN6 8HH

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November 2017

Tuesday 7 November 2017

The Bible from the Discipleship Menu

An opportunity to explore these questions:
how do we feel, think, pray and act as a result of engaging with the Bible and some of its big themes?  what does the Bible say about itself? what have Christian writers said about it? how can the Bible help us, as disciples, to respond to contemporary issues? how can we share the Bible with others?

Three other session dates for this module are: November 21, 28 and December 5 

Towcester Chantry House NN12 6YY

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