|Posted by trinityromford on August 26, 2009 at 10:28 AM|
1. News from the District Centre this week
Global city focus: Pray for those among whom you work
Give thanks and pray for :
· The minister and leadership team in your circuit
· Your own church its members and leaders Methodist Youth Assembly
The Synod Secretary, Bala, would like to remind to please send in your nomination forms for the Methodist Youth Assembly on or before 7th September.
Who is it for and where is it? It is open to young people in the Methodist church aged between 11 and 23.
Youth Assembly is an exciting new event, giving you the opportunity to shout about real issues. It is at Ushaw conference centre in Durham, on the 13-15 November. The full details and nomination form were included in your Synod papers. The booking form is also available on the main Methodist website.
Each district is expected to send 2 young people as official delegates, as detailed in CPD.
· Music in the Global City - NEW DATE!
On Saturday 31st October Music in the Global City will be taking place at Chelsea Methodist church from 10am ? 3pm. The speaker will be the Revd Ian Howarth. There will be various workshops in the afternoon including; Gospel choir, how to choose Hymns, Contemporary music in worship & worship with children & young people.
· London District Training Days
There are lots of training opportunities this autumn. They include:
o Local Preachers Secretary Training - 26th September at 10am-2pm ? WCH.
o Church Stewards Training ? 3rd October at 10am-3pm ? Chelsea Methodist Church.
o Core Skills Training, for those who work with children & young
people ? 17th October at 11am-4pm ? WCH (limited numbers ? only few places remaining).
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