Category Archives: Training

Ripon College Cuddesdon


6 June (10am-4pm)

Ripon College, Cuddesdon
Leader – Revd Dr Phil Groves

The Revd Dr Philip Groves is former facilitator on the Continuing Indaba project and Listening Process on Human Sexuality.

This day will exploring how we can be examples to the world about how to live and love even those with whom we disagree.

To book, contact Sheila Townsend.


Equipping for life

Equipping for life

Learning for Discipleship and Ministry

Spring Term

  • Study skills,
  • Moodle and Getting to Grips with Online Assessment
  • Introduction to Funeral Ministry (Part 2: Funerals and the Bereaved)
  • Introducing Communion by Extension
  • Introducing Ignatian Spirituality
  • Church History and Doctrine (Level 4: Introductory)
  • New Testament Studies (Level 5: Intermediate)

Coming soon

Evening Courses Summer Term 2018 (April–July)

Christian Discipleship (Level 4) – Oxford, Berks, Bucks

Old Testament in Context (Level 5) – Oxford

Evening Courses Autumn Term 2018 (September–December)

Mission and Evangelism (Level 4) – Oxford, Berks and Bucks

Topics in Christian Doctrine (Intermediate, Level 5) – (10 weeks)

Saturday courses

Healing ministry – Saturday 28 April 2018

Further courses yet to be confirmed, drawn from an ongoing programme of occasional day courses designed to equip for effective ministry, including:

(re)Discovering the Bible

Thinking Theologically – an introduction

Introducing the Church of England

Starting out in Preaching

Music in Worship

Living Liturgy

Lay Ministry – an introduction

Leading Intercessions

Planning and Leading All-age Worship

Working with Older People

For Further information:
Equipping for Life: Learning for Discipleship and Ministry Spring Courses provided by the Diocese of Oxford as part of our Local Ministry Programme.