Monday 13th March – Wednesday 15th March 2017

Guest Speaker: Rev Emma Ineson

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Monday 13th

10.00      Awesome Committee meeting (in Coach House)

12.30     Lunch for committee

15.00      Check in (Coach House) Tea and cake available

16.00      Conference Hall: Welcome and Introduction: Rosie

16.30      Opening worship (Hilda and others)

16.50      Network groups (until 17.45)

18.00      Freshen Up

18.30      Dinner

19.45      Session 1: ‘Leading in the Love of God’ – power and authority  

21.00      Compline: Rosie Ward


Tuesday 14th        

08.00      Morning Prayer: Michelle Porter-Babbage

08.30      Breakfast

09.15      Session 2: ‘Leading in the Grace of the Lord Jesus Christ’ – success and failure

10.45      Coffee

11.30      Workshops (until 12.30)

12.45      Lunch

13.30      Free time: pamper options/walk/buy a clergy shirt /book

16.00       Optional Tea /Coffee in conference hall

17.00      Workshops (until 18.00)

18.30      Dinner

19.45      After Dinner Questions – Emma Ineson (until 22.00)

What’s it like to be the Principal of a theological college?


Wednesday 15th

08.00      Breakfast (Bedrooms to be vacated by 9.30am please)

09.00     AGM: Lis Goddard

10.30      Coffee

11.00      Session 3: ‘Leading in the fellowship of the Holy Spirit’- charisma and vision

12.45     Ready to depart

13.00     Lunch *


* take away lunch available: please book with Launde Staff in advance

Free Time:

Walkers – boots / wellies desirable.

Launde Abbey: Wifi only available in some areas and mobile phone reception is poor


Suggested Workshops (leaders and titles to be confirmed)

1)  Ministering in a mixed context

2)  Pastoral Issues around human sexuality

3)  How to move a church forward out of dysfunctionality