Past events

World and Church 2019 - logo
Friday 17th May 2019

Three spring lectures by Prof John Goldingay on the prophets Jeremiah and Daniel, and what they can tell us about the world and the church.

Black Tea for H. R. Rookmaaker - logo
Saturday 30th March 2019

Artist Peter S Smith explores art historian Dr Rookmaaker's challenging view of Christianity and the Arts, as experienced in a decade of letters and meetings, accompanied by an exhibition of Peter's work.

Christian Responses to the Far Right - logo
Friday 22nd February 2019

Dr William Allchorn will look at the rise of populist far right parties across Europe, and what Christians should do about it.

Feminism: still a dirty word? - logo
Friday 7th December 2018

"Feminism": How Christians characterise it, how it can be redeemed, and what all this can teach us about ourselves. A free lecture with Dr Valerie Hobbs.

Faith in Business 2018 - logo
Saturday 13th October 2018

A conference on faith and business for the north of England.

Why the world is failing - logo
Saturday 12th May 2018

Dr Craig Bartholomew will help us to understand the world-views and practices that are blighting our world, and how we as followers of Jesus Christ can respond with insight and healing.

Dangerous Faith
Wednesday 14th February 2018Wednesday 21st February 2018Wednesday 28th February 2018Wednesday 7th March 2018Wednesday 14th March 2018

Five practical workshops equipping you to share the gospel with confidence and creativity.

The Transforming Vision - logo
Wednesday 24th January 2018

Our 8-session course exploring the Bible's big story, and what it says about migrants, Trump and Brexit, through the lens of the reformational tradition.

Does Business serve God or Mammon? logo
Saturday 4th November 2017

What's the impact of our business on other people, the planet and ourselves? Whom exactly are we serving at work: customers, management or God? How do we understand business and the kingdom?

Church Scientific
Saturday 24th June 2017

The Big Conversation: the Church Scientific conference, asking big questions about big topics in scientific research and Christian worldview.

A new heaven and a new earth - logo
Friday 28th April 2017

J. Richard Middleton explores how a biblical understanding of the new creation can change your life.

The Transforming Vision - logo
Tuesday 24th January 2017Tuesday 31st January 2017Tuesday 7th February 2017Tuesday 28th February 2017Tuesday 7th March 2017Tuesday 14th March 2017Tuesday 21st March 2017Tuesday 28th March 2017

Has our faith got anything to say about Brexit, President Trump or the migrant crisis? Can the Bible shed any light here? Is 'going to heaven' the only hope? Have we sidelined the kingdom's agenda for the 'restoration of all things'? Come and explore the relevance of our faith today in the capable hands of David Hanson, over fine wine and cheese.