Example Step Forward Programme

During the afternoon we will explore what it means to be called by God, what it means to be called to serve in the Church of England today and in the future, and the range of different callings and ministries within God’s Church.

Planned Session

1.00pm:  Welcome and gathering, opening Worship with Archbishop Stephen Cottrell preaching.

1.20pm:  ‘Calling’ session

1.50pm:  Screenbreak

2.00pm:  Serving: an opportunity to hear from people serving in a range of different ministries.

3.00pm:  An opportunity to hear about the Church of England Ministry Experience Scheme.

3.15pm:  A short act of Worship

3.30pm:  Question and Answer session with Archbishop Stephen Cottrell

3.50pm:  Screenbreak

4.00pm:  Diocesan Directors of Ordinands will be available afterwards for conversations with those who would like to hear more about the discernment process.

March 2023 date TBC

1.00pm to 4.30pm on Zoom

Details for the Zoom meeting will be sent to those who register to attend. Registration opens 0ctober 2022.