Saturday 9 March, 2019
The day was aimed at anyone working with children, families or young people, whether in a church context, detached or schools-based.
The conference took place at St Thomas Philadelphia, Sheffield.
The day was organised by a number of youth, children’s and schools workers across Sheffield, Doncaster, Rotherham, Wakefield and Leeds. You can read more about them here.
Outline of the day
9:00 Doors opened – marketplace and bookstall open – refreshments
9:30 Welcome, worship and introductions
9:45 Opening session – Keynote speaker – Mary Hawes (Church of England)
10:05 Stories from the locals (inspiring 4 minute stories full of creativity)
10:25 Break – marketplace and bookstall
10:40 Workshop one
11:50 Workshop two
1:00 Lunch (provided) – marketplace and bookstall
2:00 Workshop three
3:05 Plenary speaker – Geoff Brown (Scripture Union)
3:20 Summary and Authorisations
3:35 Worship and commissioning prayer
3:45 Finish and bookstall