Events

Poetry Break
12 August 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Poetry Break is an online monthly refreshment break for poetry lovers. Poetry Break is on the second Thursday of the month. It was started as a response to the restrictions of the pandemic and continues to meet online.

Facilitator Familiarisation: Living in Love and Faith
21 August 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Facilitators are an important part of the Living in Love and Faith course. They create braver and safer spaces for discussions about human identity, sexuality, relationships and marriage. This session will help you find out more about what is required of facilitators.

 

Rebuilding Children and Youth Work
02 September 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

If you’re wondering how to rebuild your children and youth work as we emerge from lockdown, this webinar is for you. Jonny Masters, Youth, Children and Families’ Missioner for the Diocese will lead this interactive and engaging session.

Being There: Taking Funerals
16 September 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

A five-session course exploring aspects of funeral ministry.  Readers and Pastoral Workers can attend this course as part of the preparation for undertaking funeral ministry. 16, 23 and 30 September; 14 and 21 October 2021.

Digital advances: spotting them and keeping them
16 September 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Almost every church has used digital technology more as a result of the pandemic. But which of these changes have been a temporary lifeboat and which will be part of our churches going forwards? And how can we sustain the best parts among the demands of church life?

Safeguarding Leadership Training
28 September 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Sanctuary Time: A Renewal Retreat for Church Leaders 
29 Sept - 01 Oct 2021 - Organiser: Foxhill - Location: Foxhill, Frodsham

This retreat is being led for Foxhill by ReSource for Anglican Ministries. The programme will be unhurried, with time to relax, walk, eat and sleep, as well as times of collective worship.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
30 September 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Sanctuary Time: A Renewal Retreat
01 - 03 October 2021 - Organiser: Foxhill - Location: Foxhill, Frodsham

This retreat is for all-comers, from all churches and denominations. The programme will be unhurried, with time to relax, walk, eat and sleep, as well as times of collective worship.

 

Training for all Churchwardens
02 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Northwich

The aim is to update Churchwardens with latest information on a number of topics to help them with the smooth running of the parish. You will also have time for networking with Archdeacons, Church House staff and Heather Ford as well as each other.

4 Week Creation Care Course - Week 1: Caring for Creation 
07 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Learn more about climate change, the theology, science, the impact on Melanesia, & church responses. We will take a theological perspective on creation care and tackling climate change, using bible studies and a wide range of theological resources. 

Safeguarding Leadership Training
12 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Mental Health First Aid
14 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Frodsham

Training for youth and children’s workers in providing Mental Health First Aid for 8-18 year olds. This one-day course gives you an understanding of common mental health issues and how they can affect young people. 

4 Week Creation Care Course - Week 2: Understanding Climate Change
14 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

We will look at climate change, its drivers and impacts from a scientific perspective. We will take a theological perspective on creation care and tackling climate change, using bible studies and a wide range of theological resources. 

Wellbeing of all God’s people
14 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Chester

We have been living through extraordinary times which will have created challenges for many people’s mental health. Step back with us for a day of reflection and discussion as we mark World Mental Health Day with a conference arranged by the Mental Health Forum.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
14 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
16 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Women’s Voices 2021
16 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Frodsham

Bible women seem to be few and to say little. But they are no wallflowers! They are bold, forthright risk-takers, often mouthpieces for justice. Women’s Voices 2021 examines the lives and influence of four Bible women, and considers how we might preach them in a new light.

Fundraising in a Box
20 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Find out about the new fundraising resource for Ecclesiastical Insurance customers. A simple step by step guide, printed in five easy to navigate booklets packaged up in a neat little box and full of tips, suggestions and resources to help churches with their fundraising.

4 Week Creation Care Course - Week 3: Living Climate Change
21 October 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

We will learn about the effects of climate change on people and draw upon examples of climate impacts and human responses in Melanesia. We will take a theological perspective on creation care using bible studies and theological resources. 

Safeguarding Leadership Training
02 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
04 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

‘Let him easter in us’: living the resurrection today
05-07 November 2021 - Organiser: Foxhill - Location: Foxhill, Frodsham

We'll explore various answers to that question in Bible introductions, poetry, paintings, stories, music, prayer and worship - offering every encouragement to 'let him easter in us' (Gerard Manley Hopkins) as we discover again how central the resurrection is to our life in Christ.

Being There: Ministering to Bereavement
09 Nov - 14 Dec 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Daresbury

An opportunity to join a learning community as we ministry to the bereaved. Readers and Pastoral Workers can attend this course as part of preparation for undertaking funeral ministry. 9, 16, 23 and 30 November; 7 and 14 December 2021.

24 Hours with Paul led by Robert Evans
10 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Frodsham

Robert Evans teaches New Testament Theology at the University of Chester, with degrees from Cambridge, Oxford and London, and a passion for St Paul’s theology and ethics. He wants this 24 hours to be spent with our first Christian theologian, Paul.

Re:Source - Retreat day with Bishop Mark and Christopher Landau
10 November 2021 - Organiser: Foxhill - Location: Foxhill, Frodsham

This retreat is being led at Foxhill by ReSource for Anglican Ministries. ReSource’s vision is to see churches of all traditions come alive in the Spirit and be active in mission.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
17 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

4 Week Creation Care Course - Week 4: Taking Action – Caring for the Environment, Caring for People
18 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

We will hear about various options for climate change mitigation and adaptation that we can take as individuals, as parishes and as a Christian community.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
19 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

LISTEN! Individually Guided Retreat
22-25 November 2021 - Organiser: Foxhill - Location: Foxhill, Frodsham

This is a silent retreat – but don’t panic! Each day you will meet with a prayer-guide to help you structure and make the most of the time. Your prayer guide will suggest ways to slow down and will help you to pray with passages of Scripture.

Safeguarding Leadership Training
30 November 2021 - Organiser: Church House - Location: Online

Safeguarding training for those following the Leadership Pathway. The Leadership Pathway is about leadership and cultural change. Participants should be those who play a lead role in shaping the culture of the Church body concerned.

 


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