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Cumbria Ministry Development Day 2018

1st November 2018

Cumbria Ministry Development Day 2018 was an ecumenical learning day for ministers in Cumbria that took place on 1st November at Energus, near Workington.


With thanks to all who attended, and particular thanks to our guest speaker Susan Durber:

Susan Durber is a minister of the United Reformed Church, presently serving in Taunton, Somerset. Since 2014 she has been the Moderator of the Faith and Order Commission of the World Council of Churches. She has previously worked in local pastorates, as principal of a theological college and as theology advisor for Christian Aid. She has published work on the parables of Jesus, on preaching, on ecumenism, on theology and poverty as well as collections of prayers.

Information about the World Council of Churches Commission on Faith and Order can be found HERE.



Thanks also to several colleagues who presented information on the day.


To contact Sophie Hodge about Stewardship in your Mission Community, you can e-mail: spophie.hodge@carlislediocese.org.uk  See also this page on the Diocese website on Stewardship.


Download presentation notes from the Churches Together in Cumbria Steering Group on Domestic Violence HERE.


Information and details about the Moving Forward workshops can be found HERE.  Workshops can be arranged for your Mission Community by contacting emma.richardson@carlislediocese.org.uk &/or jane.maycock@cumbriachristianlearning.org.uk.


Please do consider who among your communities and congregations could flourish on the Growing Leaders programme. General information Information about Growing Leaders can be found on this page, and FAQs about the programme and how to apply can be downloaded HERE.

Initial enquiries should be addressed to admin@cumbriachristianlearning.org.uk, and we’ll be happy to put you in contact with local group leaders as required.




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