The Diocese of Worcester, Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury District areadelighted to make MSM available locally. We believe it will be a significant resource for building the Kingdom of God in this area. Individuals are most welcome, but we particularly hope that small groups from a church or fresh expression will come as this will deepen the impact of the course.
Who is it for?
- Those exploring how to begin, sustain and grow a fresh expression of church;
- Experienced pioneers who want to reflect on what they are doing;
- Those wanting to learn qualities of Christian ministry;
- Christians who want their churches to be more effective in mission;
- All denominations, traditions and ages;
- Urban, suburban and rural contexts.
Features of the course
- Designed for busy Christians;
- Delivered ecumenically;
- Local and national teachers;
- Reflection on your context and story;
- Varied learning styles and resources;
- Coaching, mentoring, learning networks;
- Full materials and extra online material.
- Mission context;
- The mission of God;
- Vision, values and call;
- Starting something new;
- Listening for mission;
- What is church?
- Gospel and culture;
- Team roles and behaviour;
- Spirituality, worship and the sacraments;
- Growing to maturity.
Your local course
The course leaders and teachers include Graham Horsley, Ian Bell, Andrew Roberts, Tim Lea, Deb Walton
Course timetable and venue
- Saturday 23 September 2017
- Wednesday 11 October 2017
- Wednesday 8 November 2017
- Friday 24 – Sunday 26 November 2017
- Wednesday 10 January 2018
- Wednesday 7 February 2018
- Saturday 17 March 2018
- Wedsnesday 11 April 2018
- Wednesday 9 May 2018
- Saturday 16 June 2018
This year, the course will run on weeknights and Saturdays. Weeknights run from 19.30-21.30 Cradley Heath Community Link, 72, High St, Cradley Heath B64 5HA. Saturdays run from 09.30-16.00 Christ Church Lye, High St, Lye, Stourbridge DY9 8LX. The residential takes place at Holland House, Main Street, Cropthorne, Worcs WR10 3NB.
£225, but subsidy of £75 available for members of churches in the Diocese of Worcester and the Methodist District of Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury.
Download the flier and booking form below or book online.
Emma Woollaston – firstname.lastname@example.org / 01905 732812