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An Introduction to Spiritual Accompaniment

Tuesday 10th November 2 -3pm on Zoom - BOOK NOW

An opportunity to find out more about what spiritual accompaniment is and how it might help you in your ongoing journey of faith.

Along with a general overview from Nicky Fenton, Bishop’s Advisor for Spirituality in the Diocese of Derby there will be interviews with three people, someone who is an experienced spiritual accompanier, someone who has recently completed the Art of Spiritual Accompaniment course and someone talking about their own experience of being accompanied.

This event is suitable for anyone considering sharing their own spiritual faith journey with an accompanier or wanting to explore becoming an accompanier.

New for 2020: Write it Down - Getting Started on Your Writing Journey

Sat 05 Sep Postponed

Thu 08 Oct  Postponed

So many of us have something that we want to 'get down on paper.'

You may have an idea for a book, a short story or an article,

Or would you like to write down your life story or some family stories for the next generation? Your interests may be to write poetry or prayers. 

Maybe you enjoy keeping a journal for your own satisfaction or want to start an online blog.  How about the art of letter writing? 

In this one-day course, we'll explore many ideas on how to get started on your writing journey and explore the different genres and reasons for writing which short exercises, discussions, suggested reading and lots of takeaways to get you started.

These sessions are open to all, but booking is essential.

Introduction to Church, Spirituality & Dementia

A short presentation outlining some basic facts about dementia; how to make your church more dementia-friendly and some hints and tips when carrying out a pastoral visit.

These sessions are open to all, but booking is essential.

Mental Health & Prayer

POSTPONED until Spring 2021

Our mental health impacts upon our relationship with God, our spirituality and the ways in which we pray or struggle to pray. Prof Chris Cook from Durham University’s Department of Theology, Health & Spirituality will help us explore how to pray in the light of our changing mental health and guide us in considering how we faithfully and effectively accompany other people on their spiritual journey taking into account their mental health needs, issues and conditions. This day is open to all but is especially relevant for clergy, readers, spiritual directors and pastoral team members. Booking is essential.

 


Other categories: Mission, Evangelism & Discipleship | Spirituality & Prayer | Community | Communication | Vocations | Churchwarden & Officer Training | Children's & Youth Work | Good to Go | How to Book | All courses by date


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The Diocese of Derby

For SatNav directions, please use DE1 3DR. However, please note that the car park behind Derby Church House (Derby Cathedral Car Park) is contract only Monday-Friday and so unavailable to visitors. Paid parking is available at Chapel Street Multistorey Car Park (DE1 3GU), Park Safe (Bold Lane) DE1 3NT and the Assembly Rooms Car Park (DE1 3AF). Derby Cathedral Car Park is available as paid parking on Saturdays and Sundays.


Contact and Find Us

Derby Church House

Full Street, Derby DE1 3DR

01332 388650

Email: 

enquiries@derby.anglican.org

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