York School of Theology is nearing the end of its first term and has got off to a great start. Around sixty people have attended the four courses. In addition, seventeen people are involved in ‘Engage’, a youthworker training course run by St Michael-le-Belfrey, York, in conjunction with YST. Looking forwards, there is much to come in the New Year…
Main Course Details
The Holy Spirit
Reflect on your experience of the Holy Spirit, then look at who the Holy Spirit is, not least in relation to the doctrine of the Trinity. Study how individuals and the church can ‘live in the spirit’ and evaluate the modern charismatic movement.
Monday nights from 8th January 2007 at Trinity Methodist Church, Monkgate. Tutors: Jim Roberts and Mike Askew.
Old Testament Introduction
Learn about the world of the Old Testament, its history and culture. You’ll learn how to read the Old Testament in its true context – and how it speaks to us today.
Tuesday nights from 9th January 2007 at Clifton Parish Church. Tutor: Derek Wooldridge.
In the summer term there will be two further courses: ‘God and the World’ and Ministry and Mission in the Local Church’.
£85 per course, including course materials and tuition.
Short, highly flexible courses on the basics of Christian belief and lifestyle. They can be taken on their own or can be bolted together to make up a programme of Christian studies designed for today’s highly mobile world.
First Steps in Preaching
Three weeks, starting Monday 8th January, 7.30 pm at Trinity Methodist Church,
Monkgate. Tutor: Graham Hutchison. Cost: £15.
Learning to Lead
Three weeks starting Monday 29th January , 7.30 pm at Trinity Methodist Church,
Monkgate. Tutor: Graham Hutchinson. Cost: £15.
Four weeks, starting Monday 19th February, 7.30 pm at Trinity Methodist Church,
Monkgate. Tutor: Carl Tinnion. Cost: £20.
For more information and to reserve a place on a course, contact:
York School of Theology, St Cuthbert’s Centre, Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PW
Tel 07804453616 and E: firstname.lastname@example.org