This is a programme of development for Worship Leaders, Local Preachers and Ministers, which takes place October to July on the first Wednesday of the month at Benfleet Methodist Church.
The evening starts with a meal at 7pm, and continues at 8pm with an activity. Anyone may attend if interested. Do please contact Eileen Simmons if you wish to attend any sessions.
In June the evening is used for Bible Month. The programme for the rest of the year is:
6th March – Rev. Paul Wood and Rev. Ian Worsfold
3rd April – Rev. David Bagwell ‘Whole Life Worship – a Celtic Approach’
1st May – Richard Armiger
5th June – Bible Month
3rd July – Rev. Hannah Bucke ‘Politics from the pulpit’
In 2016, the Worship Academy had a Saturday conference at Wesley’s Chapel in London, and this will be repeated similarly on Saturday 18th May 2019. Please put this date in your diary. The speakers will be The Rev., Canon Dr. Jennifer H Smith, Superintendent of Wesley’s Chapel and Rev. Dr. Calvin Samuel, Principal of the London School of Theology. The visit is open to all. Booking details to follow.