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Rest-Recharge-Reconnect

By Hayley Beckett on 9th September 2021

The past year has been one like no other and many of us are in need of a rest. In the next few weeks, we will be holding events across the association that will allow a break where we can rest, recharge and reconnect with God. Each will have a different emphasis and you are welcome to come to one or all. Lunch and refreshments will be provided and there will be plenty of space to find rest and to reconnect with God and one another.

Monday 11 October (10am-3pm) – Worship, facilitated by Josh and Floss Bishop Hall who have led worship at our Ministers Conference worship for the past few years
During the day, Josh and Floss will be leading us in some extended times of worship as well as helping us to reflect on our identity and calling. There will also be opportunities for prayer ministry with the hope and expectation that God would speak prophetically as a part of this.

Great Shelford Free Church, High Street, Great Shelford, Cambs, CB2 5EH.
Donation £15 per person
For further information contact Graeme Ross graeme.ross@easternbaptist.org.uk

 

Tuesday 19 October (10am-3pm) – Wellbeing, facilitated by Erica Bowler who is a Missional listener in Purfleet.
Erica (along a little input from Graeme Ross) will be helping us to think about our wellbeing by providing practical tools and ideas and also by encouraging us to find a rhythm of prayer in our lives. The day will include some teaching as well as space to reflect and also to discuss, share and learn together.

The Chapel and the school room, Main Road, Woodham Ferrers, Essex, CM3 8RN
Donation £15
For further information contact Graeme Ross graeme.ross@easternbaptist.org.uk

 

Wednesday 10 November (10am-3pm) – Creativity and Creation, facilitated by Elizabeth Stoner who is the Minister of Light of Life Baptist Church
Elizabeth (along a little input from Beth Powney) will be helping us to engage with our own creativity and God’s creation during a day that will allow space for reflection, learning and prayer.

Light of Life Baptist Church, North Road, Ormesby St Margaret, Norfolk, NR29 3LA
Donation £15 per person
For further information contact Beth Powney beth.powney@easternbaptist.org.uk

 

Wednesday 3 November-Thursday 4 November (24 Hours residential) – Youth Leaders retreat
Letton Hall, Norfolk
Cost £30
For further information contact Daniel Beckett daniel.beckett@godmanchesterbaptist.org

 

You will need to book at least a week in advance of each event to guarantee your place. You can book by emailing Hayley Beckett secretary@easternbaptist.org.uk with the date, venue and any dietary requirements you have

All fees and donations should be paid to
Eastern Baptist Association,
40 52 40,
00009176

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