Trainee preachers in their final year are warmly invited to a special version of Preachers’ Gathering. It will include two lectures introducing one book of the Bible, and the Introduction Course for Hearing the Word.
The accommodation, food and materials will be provided by a small Christian Trust, as a gift, at no cost to those attending. The preacher’s spouse is included in the invitation.
Date 28/29th February 2020
Time Friday 4 pm – Saturday 4 pm
Place Macdonald’s Inchyra Grange Hotel, Falkirk
* Preaching James – an introduction to the NT letter of James for preachers, giving them an overview of it, with suggestions of how it might be preached. Includes Derek Newton’s two Booklets on “Preaching James”: 1. Introduction 56 pp. 2. Sermon Outlines 60pp
+ ‘Hearing the Word’ Introduction Course This demonstrates a tool, useful for teachers of the Word. Its aim is to show all people they can read the Scriptures for themselves. It lasts 4 hours, is inter-active, may be used in any church situation and is designed to profit the “hardened” (!) believer and the novice alike. A Workbook will be provided for each participant.
# Prayer – in groups of three. Each person gets 10 minutes to share about themselves, their family and their church situation; then for 5 minutes, the other two pray for them. Total, 45 mins.
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4.15 Preaching James * (a) Derek Newton
5.15 Honest prayer #
6.00 Free time
9.00pm Hearing the Word + (1) Nigel Barge
From 7.00 Breakfast
9.15 Hearing the Word + (2) Nigel Barge
11.00 Hearing the Word + (3) Nigel Barge
2.45 Preaching James * (b) Derek Newton
To book a place, please use the Booking Form