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Who Cares? Training Day

  • London Street United Reformed Church London Street Basingstoke RG21 7NU (map)

Come, be inspired and be learn how you can be part of making Who Cares? happen at Life Church. You will learn all the necessary skills to help train everyone else at Life Church in due course. Why not take the time to be inspired by the Core Team and hear from one of two excellent keynote speakers on each of these two training days? Please note that the content on both training days will be the same, so you only need to attend one of these dates, whether in February or in March.



09:30 - Registration
10:00 - Welcome and Worship
10:30 - Main Session 1 - The Listening Phase
11:30 - Break
12:00 - Main Session 2 - The Responding Phase
13:00 - Lunch (bring your own or buy something locally)
13:45 - Seminars (choose one of three)

  1. The Who Cares? Survey
    (It is essential that one person from each participating church attends this seminar)
  2. Helping Hurting People
  3. Preaching Hurt
  4. Resources Showcase

14:45 - Short Break
15:00 - Keynote Session and Worship

Keynote Speaker

Gemma Simmonds

Gemma is a sister of the Congregation of Jesus. After a career in teaching she worked as chaplain in the University of Cambridge and at Heythrop, where she also co-ordinated student support services. Since her return from study and work among women and street children in Brazil in 1992 she has been a volunteer on the chaplaincy team in Holloway Prison.

Earlier Event: March 5
Café Church
Later Event: March 17
Adventure Trail