Word on the Street
Inclusive Church is delighted to announce its next residential conference on Monday 5th – Wednesday 7th October 2009.
“Word on the Street – reading the Bible inclusively” will be a three day conference at the Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire to help us see how Holy Scripture does indeed:
- call us to a faith in God which draws all people to God
- root and ground our call on the Anglican Church to live out the promise of Jesus’ inclusive Gospel within its three-fold ministries of deacon, priest and bishop
- celebrate the gifts of all members of the Body of Christ, regardless of their gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation
With Workshops, Bible studies, Worship, Plenary, Meals and Bar
The keynote speakers are:
- Revd Prof Richard Burridge, Dean of King’s College, London
SEX, RACE, AND INCLUSIVE READING
- Dr Paula Gooder, Freelance writer and lecturer in Biblical Studies
INCLUSION AND ST PAUL
- Dr Robert Beckford, Educator, author and award-winning broadcaster
WAS JESUS INCLUSIVE?
- Speaker to be confirmed
INCLUSION IN THE OLD TESTAMENT
- Canon Giles Goddard, Chair, Inclusive Church
INCLUSION, THE WORLD AND THE CHURCH
The cost is £195. Students and those on low income £130. Residential ordinands and stipendiary curates £90.
For a flyer and booking form follow this link. Book early to avoid disappointment!