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Young People and Loss

On Monday we hosted a training day led by Pete English from This Way Up, a charity that specialises in supporting young people through bereavement and loss. So many of the young people we work with today have experienced some … Continue reading

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Colchester Episcopal Area Conference

My thanks to all the curious, thoughtful, prayerful, creative people who came to my two workshops today as part of the Colchester Episcopal Area Conference on prayer. In my workshops (one of five available to delegates) we were exploring ideas … Continue reading

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Chaplaincy in Education conference – 1st March 2012

Over the last few years there’s been a dramatic increase in the number of people working in schools under the title of ‘chaplaincy’. Broadly speaking this work usually involves aspects of pastoral support and spiritual development. Here in Colchester we’ve … Continue reading

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Prayer Spaces in Schools workshop – Bristol

A couple of Saturdays ago I was in Bristol leading a one day workshop on running Prayer Spaces in Schools. Also on the team was Catherine, from Oxford, Joe from Gloucester and Jo from Cheddar. We each told a few … Continue reading

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Prayer Spaces in Schools workshops

Prayer Spaces in Schools, Scotland, launched last weekend at the St. Mirren Football Club. About 60 youth schools, Alpha and SU workers enjoyed the surroundings of the Director’s suite, hosted by Debbie Meehan, leader of 24-7 Prayer in Scotland. I … Continue reading

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Scripture Union Staff Conference

I was in Northampton today with Phil Togwell and Catherine Clayton where we were running a workshop on Prayer Spaces in Schools at the SU staff conference. I’d brought a load of activities from Sanctum supplemented by a few borrowed … Continue reading

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Imagine 2010

Just back from an inspiring day for schools workers at the very splendid Oasis Academy in Enfield organised by Amy Stock of schoolswork.co.uk I was there working with Rachel Warwick to run two workshops on Prayer Spaces in Schools. We’d … Continue reading

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