Anabaptist-GC Day: 3 June: Coventry

Poster for Anabaptist Day 3 JuneAnabaptist Network Environment Conference:

The Anabaptist Network and Green Christian warmly invite you to join  for a day conference addressing:

Is Religion costing us the Earth?

Saturday 3rd June –  10:30 – 16:30
Warwick Road URC, Coventry,  CV1 1EX

This year’s Anabaptist conference is concentrating on the Environment, and Green Christian is a partner in the event.

Anabaptist/Green Christian conference: Is religion costing us the earth? 10.30-16.15 – Warwick Road United Reformed Church, 10 Warwick Road, Coventry, CV1 1EX

A number of theologians, activists and practitioners will consider how we approach the issue of the environment and creation care particularly from an Anabaptist perspective. – Including:
Joshua Searle – Tutor in Theology and Public Thought at Spurgeon’s College, London
Ruth Valerio – Global Advocacy and Influencing Director, Tearfund
Cherryl Hunt – Theologian and former molecular biologist with wide interests including how the church reads the Bible and bio-ethical issues.
Chris Walton – Green Christian Chaplain and Steering Group Member

Three of the workshops are:

  1. Jesus and Wild Nature – Noel Moules
  2. Joy in Enough – Peter Grimwood (Green Christian)
  3. Five Acre Farm visit/ session – Jo Rathbone
  4. What’s an Anabaptist anyway?

Book here

Young eco-warriors welcome! There will be a room set aside for children and babies under 5 years old as a creche/ play area so please feel free to bring along your little ones. It will be the responsibility of parents to supervise their children.

Afternoon sessions include:

1. Jesus and Wild Nature – Noel Moules

2. “Joy in Enough” – Peter Grimwood (Green Christian)

3. Five Acre Farm: Growing with the Community – Jo Rathbone

4. So what’s an Anabaptist anyway? Anabaptism 101 – Diane Melchert

5. Ask a Green Christian – Chris Walton

Open Space conversations hosted by and for participants.

Opportunity to co-create a worshipful space for the day’s closing reflection/ prayer/ lament/ commissioning.

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