The announcements for this week include:
- Staffing Announcement for Regions 14 and 15
- Godly Play Core Training for Storytellers & Doorpersons
- Maritime Church Administrators Association Conference
- Invitation to Participate in AST Research Project
Staffing Announcement for Regions 14 and 15
Please see the following links for staffing announcements for Region 14 and Region 15. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the chairs of the respective Regions.
2. Godly Play Core Training for Storytellers & Doorpersons
New Dates Fall 2018 in Halifax! September & October
There are a lot of things you can learn from a book or a lecture, but Godly Play is best learned from the inside out.
At a Godly Play Core Training participants
· experience and learn about the different kinds of Godly Play stories;
· tell a story by heart and receive supportive feedback;
· learn the fundamentals of setting up your own Godly Play space and program.
Training is offered by accredited trainers from Godly Play Maritimes and includes three modules, each with a key plenary session and stories from one of the Godly Play genres:
Module A: Friday, Sept 21st – 8:30 am -5:30 pm – Sacred Stories & Creating Sacred Environments
Module B: Saturday, Sept 22nd – 8:30 am – 5:30 pm – Parables & the Spirituality of the Child
Module C: Saturday, Oct. 27th – 8:30 am – 5:30 pm – Liturgical Action Stories & the Community of Children
All modules will be hosted at First Baptist, 1300 Oxford St., Halifax, NS
Certificate is awarded upon completion of all three required modules. Modules may be attended in any order, over time and location. However full registration is due in advance of commencement of program.
Visit: godlyplaymaritimes.com to register and for more information.
Refresher for Godly Play Storytellers and Doorpersons
Come again! Godly Play Storytellers and Doorpersons are invited to attend the Core Training as a refresher. Join with a new cohort of storytellers and share your experiences and refresh your skills. Choose one module or come for all three! Cost: $60 per day module includes lunch and snacks. Complete registration form for Core Training and note in comments to the registrar that you are attending training module(s) as a refresher and the date you originally completed Core Training.
3. Maritime Church Administrators Association Conference
Attention Church Secretaries!
Maritime Church Administrators Association is holding a one day conference on Saturday, September 22nd at Tatamagouche Centre.
Now is your chance to come and find out what we are all about! We will be holding two workshops, our Annual Meeting and a worship service.
$35, includes snacks and lunch at the Centre. RSVP to Tracy@firstunitedtruro.ca or call if you have questions – 902-895-8098