This course aims to inspire, equip and empower those in the second half of life, to live for Christ and resource pastors/ministers.
This leaders stream is part of an event run over 3 days (Tuesday 11th to Thursday 13th May 2021) and you can register for each day separately or all 3 days. For information on the other days of this event please click here.
A Christian for over 40 years, Professor Keith Brown is the founding Director of the National Centre for Post Qualifying Social Work and Professional practice. Keith is a Faith in Later Life Ambassador and works regularly with Faith in Later Life, Jubilee Plus and Neighbourhood Prayer network. Keith has produced guidance for Christian organisations including ‘Supporting and Valuing Older People’, ‘Safeguarding Adults for the Church’, and ‘Preventing Stress and Burnout within Christian Ministry’. Keith is a member of Above Bar Church in Southampton.
Keith is currently the Chair of the Safeguarding Adults National Network and leads the National research into financial fraud and scams with the Chartered Trading Standards Institute and the National Scams team. He has researched and published widely in the area of Mental Capacity and its implications for professional practice. Keith is a regular commentator for the BBC on welfare issues, is a leading expert in his fields, and has written over 35 textbooks used as key texts by Health and Social Care Professionals.
Dave is a former trustee of Keswick Convention who served in various way including youth and programming. After a lifelong and continuing interest in youth ministry he is now working on ‘Active Retirement’ issues and is the ambassador for AfterWorkNet. He is married to Heather and serves as Honorary Associate Minister at Christ Church Winchester.
Pippa is Pastoral Care and Seniors Minister at Holy Trinity Church, Claygate in Surrey as well as Co-founder of Daily Hope, free phone line set up at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic with the Church of England and Faith in Later Life. She is an Occupational Therapist by training and has worked for many years in the NHS specialising in neuro-rehabilitation and care of the elderly.
Rev Roger Hitchings
Roger has spent almost 50 years working with older people, with Age UK and then in full-time pastoral ministry. Roger speaks and writes around how understanding Bible teaching should enhance the way we minister with people in their later years.
David is a Christian counsellor/psychotherapist who, in the past, has served as a pastor, as a theological college lecturer, and in business. Over recent years he has worked extensively with those suffering from dementia and in bereavement support. He is married to Sue, has three adult daughters, and is a member at St Ebbe’s church in Oxford.
Who is it for?
Church leaders and anyone involved in leading ministry with older people.
Cost and Registration
The cost of this online event is:
£10 per day or £25 for all 3 days
To register and pay please complete the registration form below and for further information you can contact Carolyn at email@example.com or on 017687 80075 option 4.
We understand that occasionally it is necessary to cancel a booking. If you have to cancel your booking we will refund the fee paid for the event, minus 5% admin charge to cover the processing fees we incur. If we have to cancel the event we will refund the full fee paid. Your refund will be processed by the original payment method and you will be notified of the refunded amount.