Connected conference 2018

Connected conference 2019

Information from the 2019 conference can be found below.
A copy of the programme can be downloaded here.

Growing Faith Paper

Download the Growing Faith report and our diocesan response here.

Growing Faith: Making disciples in every generation

Two training sessions to help you think intentionally about ‘engaging younger generations’ and to explore the opportunities and challenges of growing faith and building an authentic, intergenerational church.

Nov 14th or Nov 15th
Click here to book.

Inspire Mentors

Available to support churches to explore the ways in which they might engage with, serve and support their local schools or colleges.
Find out more about the Inspire mentors here.

Connected 2018 Content:

At our Connected conference in 2018 we focused together on being and making disciples.

Speakers included:
Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford who has written widely on spirituality, discipleship and evangelism.
Revd Dr Donna Lazenby, Director St Mellitus College, South West. Tutor and Lecturer in Spirituality and Apologetics.
Dr Krish Kandiah, Founding Director of Home for Good, ambassador for Tearfund, author and speaker.

Videos from the day can be viewed below.

Connected 2017

If you'd like to see what happened at Connected 2017, you can find videos from the day here.

Connected 2016

If you'd like to see what happened at Connected 2016, you can find videos from the day here.

Q. When you look at the world through the lens of the cross, what do you see in 2018?

Q. How does Matthew 18:28-30 speak to you about our commission to make new disciples?
Download Krish's slides here.

Unfortunately the video of Donna's talk is unavailable at the request of the speaker.

Q. What signs do you see in the culture around us, of the culture seeking to make sense of itself?
Download Donna's slides here.

Q. In what ways could your church provide opportunities for people to explore the Christian faith?
Making disciples in your parish

Q. What could your church do to help people identify, develop and use their gifts?
Making disciples in your parish