Journey in Faith Course
last updated on: 22nd Apr 2014
JOURNEY IN FAITH ACADEMIC YEAR 2014/2015 WILL BEGIN WITH AN INDUCTION MORNING ON SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER AT CHRIST THE KING, BEAUMONT LEYS
Venues are currently being planned for groups and will start week commencing 29th September 2014
The following venues are confirmed (others will be added as arrangements are fixed)
Leicester City Centre, Wednesday Evenings, 7.30pm - 9.30pm at St Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5PZ
Billesdon, Wednesday Evenings, 7.30pm - 9.30pm at the Old School, Church Street, Billesdon
Shepshed, Thursday Evenings, 7.30pm - 9.30pm at St Botolph's Church, Shepshed
The course is delivered to local groups in thirty sessions of two hours. Local groups are being planned based on demand and groups need to have a minimum of 8 people attending, therefore if you are thinking of attending one of the above please register your interest as soon as possible so that we are aware of the demand.
Term 1 Exploring Faith
Sessions include an opportunity to consider our own faith journeys and an introduction to Theological Reflection.
Term 2 God’s Call and Our Response
Sessions include an introduction to the Old Testament
Term 3 Development of the Church
Sessions include an introduction to the New Testament and Church Doctrine - what we say we believe.
Running through all 3 terms will be evenings entitled Ministry, Mission and Vocation when we will consider how we discern our gifts, hearing God’s call and making our response to God.
Folders of study material will be provided. Written work (or equivalent) is not obligatory but there will be the option of completing one small project or essay each term. For those wanting to progress to further study we will ask for a least one essay in the course of the year. The total cost of the course will be £120.
Contact Claire Stapleton for more information
T: 0116 261 5317 E: Claire.Stapleton@leccofe.org
Courses will run in areas subject to demand.
Ideal for Mission Partnerships / Deaneries
For a full programme of session dates please click here