Events

Email, Social Media and Conflict in the Church, September 2015, London

Event date:
09 Sep 2015 09:30 AM
Event End Date:
09 Sep 2015 04:30 PM
Individual Price:
£60.00

Bloomsbury Baptist Church, London

  

In the internet age, how can churches model the wise use of written text? 

Here is some practically-focused training, alert to the present context and to Biblical wisdom.

This workshop is designed for people who are part of a church's leadership group (e.g. a staff team, ministry team, eldership, diaconate, church council), especially those with pastoral responsibility.

 

Training workshop to address the challenges of email and social media

Skills for Personal Confrontation, September 2015, York

Event date:
09 Sep 2015 09:30 AM
Event End Date:
09 Sep 2015 04:30 PM
Individual Price:
£60.00

The Priory Street Centre, York

 

 

What would it be like to care enough to confront and to confront carefully?

This new workshop from Bridge Builders is designed for people who are part of a church's leadership group (e.g. a staff team, ministry team, eldership, diaconate, church council), especially those with pastoral responsibility.

 

Training for building better relationships

Transforming Church Conflict: A Foundation Course for Church Leaders, September 2015

Event date:
20 Sep 2015 05:00 PM
Event End Date:
25 Sep 2015 04:30 PM
Individual Price:
£820.00

Felden Lodge Training and Conference Centre, Hemel Hempstead
Begins Sunday evening, ends 4:30pm Friday

This five-day residential course is focused on conflict in church settings, and serves as the foundation for further Bridge Builders courses.

Presenters

The course will be led by Colin Patterson and Colin Moulds. Colin Patterson is Assistant Director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, is an experienced adult educator, and is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict, and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches. Colin Moulds is executive director of Bridge Builders and has been providing training, mediation and consultancy services in both the workplace and churches since 2009. Colin has a wealth of experience and knowledge on Leadership and Management built from 23 years with the world's largest mobile telecommunications provider.

 

We have no more places left for this event. If you would like to be put on a waiting list please call 020 8883 3033.

Leading With Emotional Maturity, October 2015

Event date:
19 Oct 2015 12:30 PM
Event End Date:
22 Oct 2015 02:00 PM
Individual Price:
£495.00

Felden Lodge Training and Conference Centre, Hemel Hempstead

Begins Monday lunchtime, ends Thursday lunchtime

This three-day training course is designed to enhance participants' capacity to offer mature leadership within their churches. It draws on the insights of Murray Bowen's Family Systems Theory, and is a successor to the well-received course Church Leadership & Family Systems, which Bridge Builders offered for several years. Christian leaders are welcome to apply, regardless of whether they have attended any previous Bridge Builders course. 

Presenters 

Colin Patterson is assistant director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, and is an experienced adult educator. He is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict, and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches.

Liz Holdsworth is Co-Ministry Partnership Development Officer in the Anglican Diocese of Peterborough, and belongs to the Bridge Builders Network.  She is an experienced adult educator, and in her current role develops and delivers training courses with a focus on supporting lay and ordained leaders working together.

We have no more places left for this event. If you would like to be put on a waiting list please call 020 8883 3033.

Mediating Interpersonal Conflicts, November 2015

Event date:
01 Nov 2015 06:30 PM
Event End Date:
06 Nov 2015 04:30 PM
Individual Price:
£820.00

Felden Lodge, Hemel Hempstead

Begins Sunday evening, ends Friday afternoon

This five-day residential course offers a thorough grounding in interpersonal mediation. Building on skills learned in Bridge Builders foundation courses, it introduces you to a carefully-structured process that you practise step by step. 

Presenters 

Colin Moulds is Executive Director of Bridge Builders, providing training, mediation and consultancy services. Prior to working for Bridge Builders, Colin ran his own company providing work-place mediation and training services to a wide range of clients from across the organisational spectrum.

Colin Patterson is Assistant Director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, is an experienced adult educator, and is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict, and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches.

Joanna Williams is a Baptist minister with a conflict transformation portfolio in the Baptist Union, and a community mediator in North West England. She has extensive experience of training others in mediation and Christian ministry.

We have no more places left for this event. If you would like to be put on a waiting list please call 020 8883 3033.

Leading With Emotional Maturity, February 2016

Event date:
08 Feb 2016 12:30 PM
Event End Date:
11 Feb 2016 02:00 PM
Individual Price:
£465.00

Felden Lodge Training and Conference Centre, Hemel Hempstead

Begins Monday lunchtime, ends Thursday lunchtime

This three-day training course is designed to enhance participants' capacity to offer mature leadership within their churches. It draws on the insights of Murray Bowen's Family Systems Theory, and is a successor to the well-received course Church Leadership & Family Systems, which Bridge Builders offered for several years. Christian leaders are welcome to apply, regardless of whether they have attended any previous Bridge Builders course. 

Presenters 

Colin Patterson is assistant director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, and is an experienced adult educator. He is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict, and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches.

Liz Holdsworth is Co-Ministry Partnership Development Officer in the Anglican Diocese of Peterborough, and belongs to the Bridge Builders Network.  She is an experienced adult educator, and in her current role develops and delivers training courses with a focus on supporting lay and ordained leaders working together.

Transforming Church Conflict: A Foundation Course for Church Leaders, March 2016

Event date:
06 Mar 2016 05:00 PM
Event End Date:
11 Mar 2016 04:30 PM
Individual Price:
£775.00

Felden Lodge Training and Conference Centre, Hemel Hempstead
Begins Sunday evening, ends 4:30pm Friday

This five-day residential course is focused on conflict in church settings, and serves as the foundation for further Bridge Builders courses.

Presenters

The course will be led by Colin Patterson and Colin Moulds. Colin Patterson is Assistant Director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, is an experienced adult educator, and is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict, and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches. Colin Moulds is executive director of Bridge Builders and has been providing training, mediation and consultancy services in both the workplace and churches since 2009. Colin has a wealth of experience and knowledge on Leadership and Management built from 23 years with the world's largest mobile telecommunications provider.

 

Transforming Church Conflict: A Foundation Course for Senior Church Leaders, April 2016

Event date:
17 Apr 2016 05:00 PM
Event End Date:
22 Apr 2016 02:00 PM
Closing date:
17 Apr 2016
Individual Price:
£950.00

Scalford Hall, Leicestershire
Begins with dinner at 6:15pm on Sunday, ends 2:00pm Friday

This five-day residential course, especially for Senior Church Leaders, is focused on conflict in church settings, and serves as the foundation for further Bridge Builders courses.

Presenters 

Colin Moulds is Executive Director of Bridge Builders. He has been providing training, mediation and consultancy services in both the workplace and churches since 2009. Colin's experience in Leadership and Management is built from 23 years with the world’s largest mobile telecommunications provider.

Colin Patterson is Assistant Director of Bridge Builders, and an Anglican priest.  He has worked as a training officer for the Diocese of Durham, is an experienced adult educator, and is author of the Grove booklet How to Learn Through Conflict and a contributor to 101 Great Ideas for Growing Healthy Churches.

Jackie Searle is Archdeacon of Gloucester and a Canon at Gloucester Cathedral, and was previously a parish priest in Derby.  She is a member of the Bridge Builders Network and is an experienced theological educator.

We have no more places left for this event. If you would like to be put on a waiting list please call 020 8883 3033.

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