Over the last few weeks the news has been full of stories of natural disasters hitting the poorest communities; You are invited to book now for a day-conference organised by Christian Aid WM, which includes a focus on our disaster response work.
Saturday 17th November 2018 in Coventry.
The diverse programme will include….
The day will run from 10.00 – 3.45pm
at Warwick Road United Reformed Church.
Tickets are free and can be booked online today at: : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hope-justice-christian-aid-supporters-conference-tickets-50480711166
LAUNCHING SALT in the WEST MIDLANDS
26th November in Central Birmingham
Christian Aid have a Business Network that helps Christians who own their own businesses to make their business a force for good. We are launching a West Midlands hub on the 26th of November, with a reception at chaplaincy plus where the Bishop of Birmingham will make a key note speech.
I know that many prospective members will be worshipping in your churches. Please could you help us find them by asking your clergy and laity to share the attached flyer with members of their congregations that might be interested. Below is a blurb to help you do so. I have copied in Julia Howl who is a Christian Aid organiser and Salt member who is happy to speak at a church, or to an individual who wants more information, please do share her details with any one interested.
Is your business truly sustainable? inclusive? ethical?
Want to find out more about how your business can not just strive to be the best in the world but the best for the world? Discover how you can play a part in eradicating poverty through business transformation and how the Salt Network can support you to live out your faith in the workplace. This event will mark the launch of a new Christian business network, Salt, in the West Midlands, speakers include:
Find out more at: The Salt Business Network | Christian Aid
Please see appropriate page for training opportunities
CHURCH SECRETARIES' TRAINING EVENT
10th November 10am - 2.30pm Cheltenham
Please find details and booking form in attached document
Kenilworth VISION DAY
Saturday 17th November 2018 09.45 for 10.00-16.00
Abbey Hill United Reformed Church
Abbey Hill, Kenilworth CV8 1LW
Sessions 1-3 feature interactive learning with presentations, interviews, stories, activities and questions.
Programme09.45 Registration and refreshments
10.00 Welcomes and worship
10.15 Session 1 - What is happening and why it is important: How fresh expressions of church are changing the landscape.
11.50 Session 2 - Values and how fresh expressions of church are developing and can develop in your context.
13.45 Local story feature
15.15 Session 3 - Where next?
For more information or to book:
Rachel Vernon, 0121 783 1177 firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost - FREE
Speakers Pete Atkins (Fresh Expressions team)
Please bring your own lunch, coffees and teas will be provided.
Please do book in, so that we can prepare the rooms