Growing in Faith and Life course is the Bishop’s Certificate in Discipleship. The course covers six modules on church & Christian identity, understanding the bible, Christian teaching & belief; Ethics & Mission and prayer & responding to the Holy Spirit.
Dates & Venues
The course begins with an introductory afternoon 10am-1pm on Saturday 16 September at Trinity House. Modules begin in the week commencing 25 September. Each module runs for about five weeks with a short break before the next. The Saturday group meet twice per module. The course concludes with a residential weekend at Wychcroft in June 2018 (see pgs. 10-11 of Deepening Discipleship for further details).
The venues for 2017/18 are:
- Tue 6.30pm to 8.30pm Trinity House, London Bridge SE1 1HW
- Wed 7.30pm to 9.30pm St. Mary’s Church Centre, Reigate RH2 7RN
- Thu 7.00pm to 9.00pm St Matthew’s House, Croydon, CR0 1PJ
- Sat 10.00am to 3.00pm Trinity House, London Bridge SE1 1HW
The charge to participants for the course is £200, which includes the sessions, course materials and residential weekend. There is also an option to attend individual modules for £20. Many parishes financially support participants on the course. The overall costs of the course are subsidised by the diocese.
Read more here.
To reserve a place on the 17/18 course or for further information email Caroline.Wakelam-Jones@southwark.anglican.org.