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Children’s work

Connect – Children and Family Ministry Course Pilot

This is a pilot course, specific to Suffolk and peer-led, which will focus on core skills required for working with children, encompassing family ministry. It will be geared to networking across the Diocese and utilise current learning opportunities. It will include experiential learning and emphasise relationship and team building.  Aimed at all those interested in developing children’s work and family ministry.  Led by Helen Woodroffe, members of the Discovery Centre team and guest speakers.  There are 11 monthly sessions made up of three Saturday full-day sessions and eight 2-hour sessions on Tuesdays.  Apart from the initial Saturday session, the venues of the following sessions will be confirmed after discussion with the candidates.

Saturday 12 January - 10.00am – 4.00pm - Venue tbc

Tuesday 5 February - 7.00 – 9.00pm - Venue tbc

Tuesday 5 March - 7.00 – 9.00pm - Venue tbc

Tuesday 2 April - 7.00 – 9.00pm - Venue tbc

Saturday 11 May - 10.00am – 4.00pm - Venue tbc

Tuesday 4 June - 7.00 – 9.00pm - Venue tbc

Tuesday 2 July - 7.00 – 9.00pm - Venue tbc

To book, please contact Kim Judge, the Discovery Centre Office Manager, on or phone 01284 748731.  Although this pilot course is free, voluntary contributions to cover the cost of refreshments and room hire would be welcome.