This year’s conference from the National Estate Churches Network looks at the potential of sensitive mission.
Speakers include Laurie Green, Chair of NECN, bishop and author, whose new book Blessed are the Poor? looks at housing estate poverty and ministry; John Hayes, leader of innerCHANGE, a missional community working in the poorest social housing and author of Submerge: living deep in a shallow world; Corin Pilling, who previously worked with the Cardinal Hume Centre specialising in education and employment issues, who will look at mission from different perspectives; Anna Ruddick previously National Development Coordinator for the Eden Network and now Community Engagement Associate with Livability; Jane Winter, NECN’s secretary, who has been engaged in housing estate ministry for many years and trains lay leaders in Rochester Diocese; and Ruth Young, a specialist in Community Mission.
Venues and dates
London – Tuesday 6th October, St Ann’s, Tottenham
Leeds – Wednesday 21st October, Church of the Epiphany, Beech Road, Gipton