Series 'Teach us to Pray' Speaker: Andy O'Connell with Graham and Helen Hipwell
Refreshments from 10.15 - 10.40am
A day of teaching and discussion exploring creation, science, faith and leadership. What does the Bible say about creation and what impact does that have on how we engage with society and lead as Christians today? In particular it will look at evolution, environmentalism and miracles.
Our tutors are Dr Jeremy Blakey, former lecturer in the zoology department at the University of Oxford, now
Head of Seniors and Head of Science at The King’s School Witney, lecturer at King’s School of Theology and
worship leader — and Dr Stephen Jones, former student of Jeremy, now Senior Pastor of Oxford Community Church, and regular teacher, lecturer and leadership coach.
This day will also serve as a taster for those considering our theology & leadership training programme from summer 2018.
£25 including lunch.
There is NO childcare for this event. Please do not bring children, except for sleeping babies.
The outline programme is as follows:
9.00 Arrival and registration
9.30 Introduction and Session 1: a Biblical doctrine of creation
11.00 Session 2: Genesis and origins
12.00 Session 3: Application to leadership
13.45 Session 4: Seminar tracks: creation care, science and religion, miracles and the supernatural
15.30-16.30 Additional session for those considering our leadership and theology training course starting Sept 2018 (by invitation)
Special Sunday Service - Come Holy Spirit
Gathering churches from across our region for a morning with a difference.
We'll spend time in worship with guest worship leader Rebecca Beese and then have opportunity to join in with different workshops on topics such as 'getting going in the prophetic', 'Healing', 'Baptism in the Holy Spirit' and more!
There will also be a cafe space open for those who are new to church and/or don't want to join a workshop, there will be people here to chat to and chance to watch one of the Alpha video's.
General Refreshments from 10.15 - 10.40am (others available in cafe space during service)