Connecting Disciples 2016

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Connecting Disciples is the Discipleship and Ministries Learning Network conference for Methodist lay employees and children and youth workers and is the opportunity for networking, learning, development and reflection.

This year's conference took place at High Leigh Christian Conference Centre, Hoddesdon, on 7-10 March 2016.  To give you an idea of what takes places at the conference, take a look at the 2016 programme and workshops below:

Programme (Pdf)
Workshops (Pdf) 

We were really excited to introduce Connecting Disciples TV for the first time, courtesy of

As part of CDTV, the President and Vice-President's sessions were live streamed and you can view both of their sessions again.

Dr Jill Barber, Vice-President of the Methodist Conference : Our heritage of prayerful protest 


Revd Steven Wild, President of the Methodist Conference : A passion for proclaiming Jesus 


In addition, some short films featuring interviews with some of the workshop facilitators and delegates are also available for you to view and use.


Future Conferences

We are excited to announce the following dates of two Connecting Disciples Conference in 2017:

  • 6-9 March 2017, High Leigh Conference Centre, Hoddesdon
  • 9-11 June 2017, Cliff College, Calver

Further details about the conferences and information about bookings will be available in the autumn.


Home for Good

We were delighted to have had Home for Good facilitate a workshop about fostering and adoption this year, who have provided the following information about their organisation:

Read more about Home for Good here



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