New Wine in Old Wineskins
A fresh perspective on the wider use of church buildings by our communities with guest speakers and workshops.
The Church Buildings Renewal Trust is holding its annual conference on Friday 4th September from 10.30 to 16.00 at St. Andrew’s Cathedral in Aberdeen.
The address of the venue is 28 King Street Aberdeen AB24 5AX and the cost is £45 per delegate (includes a buffet lunch).
To book please email email@example.com to arrange a BACS payment or complete and booking form below and send to Lyndsey Mackenzie c/o Allied Surveyors Scotland,
29 Marywell St, Aberdeen AB11 6JE enclosing a cheque for £45 made payable to ‘The Church Buildings Renewal Trust’.
The provisional programme for the day is as follows:
10.30 Register and Coffee
11.00 Chairman’s Opening Remarks – Introduction and Welcome
11.15 Rev Kenneth Mackenzie – Minister of Crathie Church
Serving in a rural community
11.45 Stephen Hibbard – Pastor of Sheddocksley Baptist Church
Serving in an urban community
12.15 Daniel Ferguson – Youth Pastor of Westhill Community Church
Serving today’s youth in a suburban community
12.45 Q and A panel of morning speakers
14.00 Workshops –an introduction – The Dock, Titanic Quarter, Belfast
A joint church community initiative – the ‘honesty box’ café
14.15 Group work – Case Studies
15.00 Workshop Summary and Conclusions
15.15 Who are CBRT?
15.45 Concluding Remarks