18 December 2008

Programme 2009

Our programme for 2009 is a great mix of IC introductory roadshows round the country, events on specific topics - inclusive language, including black and minority ethnic people, LGBT issues .. and our next residential conference in October -

For further information or to book a place on any of these contact us
or telephone Revd Clare Herbert, National Coordinator for Inclusive Church 07504 577210

Wednesday 14th January, 7.30pm
St Agnes Church, MANCHESTER
“All of us – An Inclusive Church Road Show”
Special speaker and theme – Dean Rogers Govender
“How can IC respond to the needs and aspirations of black people in the Church?”
(further information below)

Saturday 7th February , 11.00am – 4.00pm
St Peter’s Church Liverpool Grove, LONDON SE17 2HH
Day Conference on Inclusive Language,
“What Shall We Say?”
This day conference will tackle the importance of inclusive language while asking
the practical question – how to integrate its use in parish life?
With Lucy Winkett, Steven Shakespeare, June Boyce-Tillman, Elizabeth Baxter
Email herbert.clare@googlemail.com for booking details
(further information below)

Saturday 14th February
Centre for the Study of Christianity and Sexuality AGM
Revd Clare Herbert – keynote address
“Gather us in – Inclusive Sexual Ethics and Pastoral Care”

Sunday March 1st at 6.00pm
Dorchester Abbey, OXFORDSHIRE
“How do we read the Bible?” with David Winter and Giles Goddard

Weds March 4th at 6.30pm
St George’s, Jesmond, NEWCASTLE
Inclusive Church Road Show

March 20th and 21st
Old St Paul’s Church, EDINBURGH
Inclusive Church Reception and Road Show

Thursday 2nd April, at 1.00pm
LIVERPOOL Parish Church
Lenten Lecture – Revd Canon Giles Goddard

Thursday April 23rd 2.00pm – 5.30pm
St Martin- in - the Fields LONDON on St George’s Day
“Being black in Britain - what does it take to succeed?”
Overcoming barriers in society and church to success for black and minority ethnic people
An afternoon conference hosted by the Association of Black Clergy
Supported by Inclusive Church

May (date tba)
All Saints' Church NOTTINGHAM
“All of Us - Inclusive Church Road Show”

Saturday 13th June
Church of the Resurrection, Churchway, MACCLESFIELD
“All of Us - Inclusive Church Road Show”

Saturday July 4th
St Bride’s Church LIVERPOOL (or Liverpool Cathedral venue tba)
“All of Us - Inclusive Church Road Show”
Special theme – the LGBT agenda

Saturday August 1st
Inclusive Church Road Show

August 29th – 31st
Inclusive Church at GREENBELT

September 12th
Inclusive Church “IC the Future” Anniversary Walk, LONDON

Monday October 5th – Wednesday October 7th
Swanwick, DERBYSHIRE, the Hayes Centre
Second National Residential Conference
“WORD ON THE STREET” – the Bible in our faith and life
Further information to follow - bookings open February 2009

Friday 20th November
Revd Clare Herbert presents the Inclusive Church Road Show at the “Friday Fringe”
The Society of Martha and Mary, Sheldon

January / February 2010
“Consuming Passions”
Reflecting Responsibly on the Sexual Journey
An Inclusive Church Day Conference
Supported by The Centre for the Study of Christianity and Sexuality