After a year off to catch our breath, refocus and re-vision (is that a word?) we’re really excited to announce a brand new day of lectures for people engaged in youth ministry. We’ve tackled gender and confronted image and this year we turn our attention on community and specifically… church. What do you young people … Continue reading
We’re really pleased to announce that John Drane, author of The McDonaldization of the Church and Introducing the New Testament will be joining the lecturing team for the 2013 YCML programme. He’ll start the day by unpacking a theological understanding of church. What is ecclesia? Or maybe more accurately, what isn’t it? Should we be hankering … Continue reading
Introducing the theme of community is Dr Sylvie Collins-Mayo. She will be helping us look at youth cultures and exploring what young people understand by community. Asking where they find community, whether or not they value it and if they feel part of a wider community or not.