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Professional Development Day with Ivy Beckwith February 13 Centre for Ministry – Updated

2 January 2013 No Comment

ivyUniting Mission and Education are hosting a professional development day for those in churches who work with children and families. Ivy Beckwith, noted author of books “Post-Modern Children’s Ministry” and “Formational Children’s Ministry” will be the keynote speaker followed by an afternoon of workshop choices.  Take this opportunity to be inspired, resourced and ‘Grow your Ideas’ as you begin 2013.

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Professional Training Day

13 February 9.30am – 4.30pm 

Welcome/registration, tea, coffee

Keynote by Ivy Beckwith
Formational Children’s Ministry

Morning tea

11.30 – 12.30
Q&A Ivy Beckwith

12.30 – 1.30
Lunch break


1.30 – 2.40
Session 1


2.50 – 4.00
Session 2

4.-00 – 4.30
Plenary session: Working for the church – what you need to know (panel)

Workshop Electives

SRE session 1 – Essentials of teaching SRE
(includes Safe Church and Working with Children Checks) with Emma Parr

SRE session 2 – classroom management and language in SRE
(includes Safe Church and Working with Children Checks) with Emma Parr

Session 1 Children’s spirituality – what it is and why it matters
(includes what makes a church child-friendly) with Judyth Roberts

Session 1 Post-modern children’s ministry with Ivy Beckwith

Session 2 ‘Strategies for promoting what you do’ with Judyth Roberts

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