Theology Matters Seminars

All are welcome to these Sessions that will explore a bit deeper issues of Christian thought.

All session begin at 7.30pm in the Community Room and are free of charge.

1st May 2018: An introduction to Islam and interfaith dialogue 

5th June 2018: Trends in Missiology: from West to Rest, and back again part 1- exploring the background of missile approach including missio Dei, historical approaches and colonialism.

3rd July 2018  – cancelled – apparently England are playing kickyballs tonight!

7th August 2018: “A Brief Theology of Time”- Reflecting on the significance of time passing, including ideas abut memory and history, and its relation with eternity. Presented by Peter Shepherd.

2nd October 2018: The Reformation and its result – presented by Carey  Hamer.

Next session – date tbc November 2018: Trends in Missiology: from West to Rest, and back again part 2- exploring contemporary approaches to missiology including multi-directional mission and contextual mission.

4th December 2018: Christology introduction: Jesus: fully human-fully God

Recent previous sessions have included Theodicy (Issues of suffering and evil), The Trinity (How we understand God as 3 in 1),  Ecclesiastical history – The early church, Martin Luther’s Reformation and Reformation 500 years legacy – The Kingdoms of God?: Church and State in relationship. 

For further details speak to either James Chapman or Rev Dr Peter Shepherd.