Pure Sex

Pure Sex

There is no doubt our society has changed – what is concerning is that it continues to change and is becoming increasingly sexualised. So what? Does this matter? Surely we have a better story to tell? Do we believe that God’s ways are the best ways for our society? Culture has both cheapened sex and […]

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Do I have a Problem or an Illness?

Do I have a Problem or an Illness?

This seminar will look at some of the challenges and opportunities of: living with a mental illness; facing the facts about the current mental health landscape; and engaging the Christian community.

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Living with Terminal Illness, and with Hope

Living with Terminal Illness, and with Hope

Douglas has been living with cancer, in various expressions, for ten years, and he and Alison have been able to think through many issues as the cancer has progressed. They will both share in this seminar, from their different perspectives, looking at issues such as receiving a diagnosis; living with chemotherapy and other drugs; the […]

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Making the Most of the Second Half

Making the Most of the Second Half

In this seminar Ken and Helen will look at some of the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of a time in our lives when many consider we are finished, or at best past tense. We believe passionately that the Lord has so much more for us in the latter years. They can be the best and […]

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As For Me… No Thanks!

As For Me… No Thanks!

Why do so many children from Christian homes give up on God? Are they disappointed with Jesus or is it something else altogether? How can we understand the issues and begin to then turn things around? A practical look at some of the challenges faced and what we might be able to do as parents, […]

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Whose mission is it anyway?

Whose mission is it anyway?

Rethinking Church – Mission Agency Relationships within God’s Global Mission. Using biblical rather than business models, this seminar will seek to explore the roles of and the relationship between all the ‘parties’ involved in the fulfilment of God’s global mission. With a particular emphasis on the local church as ‘sender’, the seminar will draw out what […]

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Love the World? Then Love the Church!

Love the World? Then Love the Church!

Loving God’s Church for the sake of God’s mission. Christ loved the church and gave himself for her.  Sometimes we struggle to follow Christ’s example! Do we really need to bother with church? What relevance and role has the church in our mission as Christians in a culture that is increasingly hostile to the gospel?  This […]

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Loving the Least – Asylum Seekers

Loving the Least – Asylum Seekers

Hear how God is at work among refugees in Belfast. People are fleeing conflict and persecution from across Africa and Asia. When they reach these shores where will they find help and someone to care? They arrive in a strange land as strangers in our midst. The Bible tells us “I was a stranger and you […]

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Dealing with Northern Ireland’s Past?

Dealing with Northern Ireland’s Past?

What role do the churches have dealing with our past? This seminar will focus on some of the key elements within the recent and the distant past that make social harmony and personal healing difficult in our society. It will outline some of the challenges and opportunities facing the churches. These include understanding the role of […]

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