Bring out the kingdom in your community

Do you have a heart to share Christ’s love with your community? Are you looking to improve your evangelism skills? Could you help address your community’s challenges with the right practical tools?

The Christian Community Development and Evangelism Certificate has been developed with you in mind. Run by Moorlands College in partnership with London City Mission and The Message Trust, this course will help you engage with the spiritual challenges of your local community.

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Dates: 19 January 2019 – 22 June 2019
Location: London City Mission, London, SE1 2AH
Price: £25–£150

Course content

19 January 2019: Applied theological tools of the trade
Colin Bennett, Moorlands College
Explore the applied theological challenges associated with Christian community development and evangelism. It will be an interactive day to help you begin to apply the Bible and a theology of community engagement to your own community situations.

16 February 2019: Church at the centre
Jamie Sewell and Theresa Williams, The Message Trust
Place the Church at the centre of yoiur thinking about Christian community work and evangelism. There will be a focus on Church engagement in its widest sense—even to the extent of community enterprise and regeneration.

16 March 2019: Upside down Kingdom
Helen Thorne, London City Mission
Evaluate your own community’s resilience in the light of the Gospel and the Kingdom message of Jesus. This will help you understand in more depth topics such as asset development, community profiling and disunity in community.

27 April 2019: Making disciples
Andy du Feu, Moorlands College
Look at how the Gospel and community work are best served by community profiling, and explore barriers to unity in communities by examining diversity/unity tensions.

18 May 2019: Authentic community
Ade Omooba, Christian Concern
Engage relevantly with your community through evangelistic engagement. This will include looking at making disciples who mature and multiply as a way of engaging with communities. Plus further study on community understanding and developing our own redemption stories.

22 June 2019: Politics and activism
Colin Bennett, Moorlands College
Reflect on a range of practical issues a Christian community activist may face, and examine the current state of Christian welfare. We’ll also consider whether Christians should be engaged with politics. Share your learning with each other in small groups and action plan your next steps.


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