Saturday 11 October 2014, 10am-4pm, Coventry
Thanks for joining us at ‘Germinate!’ and making it such a great day!
Below you find a selection of presentations, documents and information sheets from the conference.
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'Seeding a flourishing Rural Church' Keynote Address by the Bishop of Shrewsbury, Rt Rev Mark Rylands
Transcript of message from the Archbishop of Canterbury, Most Rev and Rt Hon Justin Welby
Case Study 1: Rural Pioneering by Rev Capt Richard Priestley, Priest in Charge, Ashwick, Oakhill and Binegar and Associate Vicar/Mission Enabler for Shepton Mallet Local Ministry Group
Case Study 3: Mission across boundaries in Glendale by Roy Searle, Director of Northumbria Community Trust
Case Study 4: Network Youth Church, Cumbria by Carolyn Dykes, Projects Development Officer, Diocese of Carlisle
Resources for the Rural Church
'Germinate, The Future' Information about The Arthur Rank Centre's Germinate Leadership Programme, Germinate Groups and free online resources and e-news
Key Online Resources for the Rural Church: a summary of the main resources available on The Arthur Rank Centre website
Resources for the Rural Church from our partners: featuring Rural Ministries, HOPE, The Rural Theology Association, Messy Church, Rural Mission Solns and Rural Evangelism Network, and Fresh Expressions
Approaches to Rural Evangelism by Capt Gordon Banks, Diocesan Evangelist, Chichester
Discipleship and Lay Mobilisation by Rev Dr Neil Hudson, Imagine Director, London Institute for Contemporary Christianity
Growing in Shared Leadership by Rev Canon Amiel Osmaston, Ministry Development Officer, Diocese of Carlisle
'What is your heart's desire?' example from Your SHAPE for God's service
Ideas for Welcoming Children and Families by Rona Orme, Children's Missioner, Diocese of Peterborough
Sources of Funds and Income by Wendy Coombey, Community Partnership and Funding Officer, Diocese of Hereford
We hope you can join us for the next conference on Saturday 15th October 2016. Details coming soon!