Related Events Listings
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24 May 2017 - ABCD England. Nurture Development is hosting their 2nd gathering of ABCD in England. The first part of the day will be an opportunity to celebrate Community Powered Change from across England. The second part involves organising next steps for ABCD in England. This is an event for any citizen, practitioner or agency leader in England with a passion for community-powered change. Hodge Hill United Reform Church, 242 Coleshill Road, Birmingham, B36 8BG. 10 - 16.30pm.
26 May 2017 - North East Homelessness Conference, A Housing Justice Roadshow - Gateshead. A day looking at housing need from an informed local and national perspective, and at where churches have a role to play. Thoughts and reflections on the housing need and homelessness in the north east and responses to it by: Right Reverend Mark Bryant, Bishop of Jarrow, Kathy Mohan, Chief Executive, Housing Justice, Julian Prior, Chief Executive, Action Foundation and Chair of NACCOM, David Smith, Chief Executive, Oasis Aquila Housing Association, Neil Munslow MBE, Service Manager: Active Inclusion, Newcastle City Council. 10am - 4pm St Joseph's RC Church High W StGateshead NE8 1LX.
20 June 2017 - The Church in the age of Trump - US theologian Stanley Hauerwas will look at what role the church played in enabling Trump’s victory. At Theos, 77 Great Peter Street, London, SW1P 2EZ. 6.30pm for 7pm start. Theos Students, Friends and Associates: Free. General admission: £7.00 + £0.89 administration fee. Concessions and Students: £5.00 + £0.80 administration fee.
22 June 2017 - Black Country Homeless Conference, A Housing Justice Roadshow. A day looking at housing need from an informed local and national perspective, and at where churches have a role to play. Thoughts and reflections on the housing need and homelessness in the north east and responses to it by: Steve Clay, Black Country YMCA, Matt Lambert, Hope into Action Black Country, Kathy Mohan, Housing Justice and Anthony Walker, City of Wolverhampton Council. 09.30am-15.30pm. The Crossing, St Pauls's Church, Darwall Street, Walsall, WS1 1DA.
20 - 23 July 2017 - Social Reformers Summer School hosted by Jubilee Centre. This summer school is for those who want to see their faith have a lasting impact on society. The topics covered include: the profile of a social reformer, the strategy for social reform and the strategy for bringing your vision or idea to life. Westminister College Cambridge, £295 (waged) £225 (unwaged).
21 - 23 July 2017 - A Sabbath for the Earth and the Poor: The challenge of Pope Francis is the National Justice and Peace Network Annual Conference. Speakers include: Dr. Ruth Valerio, Fr. Peter Hughes, and Kathy Galloway. Event in partnership with Church Action on Poverty, CAFOD, Caritas Social Action Network, Vincentians in Partnership, Operation Noah, Columbans JPIC. The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire. Book here.
25 - 28 August 2017 - Greenbelt 2017 - The Common Good. The annual arts, faith and justice summer festival Greenbelt has adopted The Common Good as its 2017 theme. Find out more and book here (early bird rates before April 2017).
8 - 10 October 2017 - Humanising Innovation - Zermatt Summit. The 2017 Zermatt Summit will be meeting regarding the theme of "Humanizing Innovation" and will gather those offering solutions who will show us the extraordinary potential for innovation in fields that often go unnoticed. In general we tend to focus on the digital economy and its technological feats. But innovation is also economic, ecological, societal and managerial. Three wide-ranging debates will be organized concerning the future of humanity, the evolution of work and private life, as well as the evolution of human rights in this new digital world which looks like being so different from the past. Find out more about the speakers and book online, here.
6 - 7 October 2017 Movement Day UK - Organised by Gather, a collaboration enabled by Evangelical Alliance. Movement Day is a yearly conference based in New York that has become a meeting place for 'unity' movements around the world. The event aims to celebrate Christians working together for transformation across UK towns and cities. At Methodist Central Hall, London. Click here for more information and booking.
28 October 2017 - Churches that change communities. A Jubilee+ national conference. A day conference to envision, equip and encourage Churches to increase their impact, affect their community and build churches where the poor are welcomed and fully involved. Exploring how to move beyond just helping the poor to becoming churches where people of all backgrounds not only worship God together, but experience genuine community with one another that crosses divisions of class, status, wealth and more. The day will include prophetic teaching, seminars, networking with one another and social action franchises, and worship with an opportunity for prayer. 10am -5.15pm. City Church, Cambridge. Book your place online.
14-15 November 2017 - Locality Conference '17 - for everyone working in the community, voluntary and social enterprise sectors. The Midland, 16 Peter Street, Manchester, M60 2DS
22 November 2017 - Raising Funds for Christian Charities and Churches. A one day conference for charity and church leaders, donors and fundraisers, hosted by Stewardship. Speakers include Archbishop John Sentamu, Nick Spencer, Ben Ryan, Andy Hawthorne, Michael O’Neill, Peter Kerridge, and leading philanthropists and representatives of grant making trusts. Central Hall Westminster, 10am-4pm followed by a networking reception. £155 attendance fee inc. VAT, lunch, all presentation materials and a wine reception. Book online.