Webteam: June 2020
This week's service sheets are available on the Worship section of the website
Information from District
Bible Month Creative Workshops
Barnard Castle & Teesdale Circuit have been creative in thinking of a new way of offering their Bible Month Creative Workshop this year.
For your diaries — our next Children, Youth & Family Worker Gathering: 11am, Wednesday 16th September — via Zoom
Mental Health training opportunities
After the successful pilot of the half day Mental Health Awareness training on zoom we have a date for a further opportunity to attend on Tuesday 21 July. Places will be limited to enable everyone to contribute and will be allocated on a first come — first served basis. Contact Tricia for more details.
Mental Health First Aid (England) have just approved a blended learning version of their 2-day Mental Health First Aid Certificate course. This will include a mix of reading, online learning and video conference group learning and if all parts are completed will lead to a Certificate in Mental Health First Aid. We hope to offer this course at the end of July into early August. If you would like to attend this course then please contact Tricia.
Help for pilot online session — The Methodist Way of Life and District Youth Strategy. Our ONE Programme: Connexion OPP in the North East this year is Benji Spence who put together the ZINE from the Courageous Day (it's up on the District website if you haven't seen it). He has put together a short online session including an illustration and short film to explore the Methodist Way of Life alongside our Darlington District Youth Strategy focus on Holy Habits and Agents of Change. We are looking for a few people willing to test it out with us please! Let me know if you would help with this.
3generate 365: Sport, Physicality & Faith — Any young people, workers or volunteers interested in being part of this developing area let me know.
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