Praxis South includes the Dioceses of Canterbury, Chichester, Guildford, London, Portsmouth, Rochester, Salisbury, Southwark and Winchester.
Events for 2022
Liturgy for celebrations: being creative with diverse resources!
Tuesday 15th March 2022
10.30 for 11.00am - 3.00pm
Holy Trinity, Sloane Square, London, SW1X 9BZ
A day exploring the planning of an event for adults and/or children using Common Worship effectively, other resources, music and creative themes in diverse spaces. Designed to be useful for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and other special occasions. Parts of the day will be interactive.
The Reverend Helen Bent: Helen has worked with Sheffield Diocese to provide liturgies for their centenary celebrations. Today, she will cover how to plan an event, how to use Common Worship effectively and include the use of music.
Rebecca Swansbury: Rebecca is the Schools Officer for the Diocese of Canterbury. She has produced materials on innovative ways to worship in schools, including for celebrations, which have been used nationally.
Cost £20.00 per person; £15.00 for affiliate members and no charge for those in training for Ordained or a licensed Lay Ministry.
Proposed timetable and themes
10.30 – Registration and coffee
11.00 – Welcome and introduction
11.15 – Helen Bent - planning of an event using music and creative themes in diverse spaces, followed by a workshop.
12.30 – Lunch
13.15 – Rebecca Swansbury - Creating celebratory acts of worship for children in community settings such as schools. An interactive talk with the opportunity to develop these concepts within your own context.
14.30 – Closing remarks followed by an act of worship showcasing ideas from the talks.
15.00 – End of Event.
To book, please use this downloadable booking form and send it off with your payment or else use our on-line booking form and separately make a BACS payment, using the account details on the downloadable PDF form.
Contact The Reverend Peter Furber
Hidden Gems in Common Worship
October 2022; 10.30am for 11.00 -3.00pm
The Reverend Dana Delap
- Chair: The Reverend Canon Norman Boakes - Winchester
- Vice Chair: The Reverend Peter Furber - Praxis
- Secretary: Dr Ursula Hodges - Southwark
- Treasurer: Hilary Spurgeon, Lay Canon - Portsmouth
- Committee Member: Rosemary Walters, Lay Canon - Canterbury
- Committee Member: The Reverend Ann Pollington - Canterbury
- Committee Member: Mr Frank Conley - Canterbury
- Committee Member: The Reverend Michael Boag - Chichester
- Committee Member: The Reverend Christopher Powell - Chichester
- Committee Member: Vacant - Guildford
- Committee Member: The Reverend Nick Parish - Guildford
- Committee Member: Vacant - London
- Committee Member: The Reverend Steve Mason - London
- Committee Member: vacant - Rochester
- Committee Member: The Reverend Canon Anna Macham - Salisbury
- Committee Member: The Reverend Richard Curtis - Salisbury
- Committee Member: The Reverend Dr Gordon Jeanes - Southwark
- Committee Member: The Reverend Jax Machin - Winchester
- Committee Member: The Reverend Canon Sue Wallace - Transcendence
The South region