Consultation 2018 – Resources

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Click the items below for plenary session notes and audio recordings, and workshop session handouts and worksheets.

Plenary Sessions

Consultation Introductions – Audio recording

The Shape of Brethren Ecclesiology – David Smith

  1. Essence of the Church – what is the essence of our churches?
    Powerpoint and notes – Essence of the Church Powerpoint and Notes
  2. Expression of the Church – What should be the resulting expression of our churches?
    Powerpoint and notes – Expression of the Church Powerpoint and Notes
  3. Evaluating the church – How do we assess our current situations?
    Powerpoint and notes – Evaluating the church Powerpoints and Notes

Training for Growth with Depth, Honour and Integrity – Jonathan Lamb

  1. Deep Roots – Fruitful Branches Colossians 1:28-2:7
    Audio recording PS-JL 1
  2. Growth that Pleases God  1 Thessalonians
  3. Growth in Unity and Maturity Ephesians 4
  4. Growth through Biblical Preaching – Powerpoint

Workshops

Day 2

2.1 Doing local theology – Ronnie Magpayo (Philippines)

 

2.2a Synergistic Relationship between the biblical institutes and churches notes – José Omar Telmo (Argentina)

2.2b Synergistic Relationship Between the biblical institutes and churches powerpoints

 

2.3a Reaching Out to Muslims ppt Simeon Havyarimana (Burundi)

2.3b Reaching out to Muslim -Notes

 

2.4a Developing Biblical Eldership ppt – Chuck Gianotti (USA)

2.4b Developing Biblical Eldership Worksheet

 

2.5a Women as Students and Trainers in Theological Education ppts– Erika Raigné (Argentina/UK)

2.5b Women as Students and Trainers in Theological Education notes

 

2.6 Developing non-formal training of preachers -Jonathan Lamb (UK)

 

2.7a Square Pegs in Round Holes ppt – Training for full-time service in Brethren churches – Jonathan Newell (UK)

2.7b Square Pegs in Round Holes – Notes

Day 3

3.1  Leadership skills in local church communication – Alexander Strauch (USA)

 

3.2a  Accreditation Matters USA ppt – Lisa Beatty

3.2b  Accreditation Matters UK ppt  – Simon Marshall

 

3.3a  Strengthening Discipleship in the Local Church Questions – Terry Wilson (USA)

3.3b Strengthening Discipleship in the Local Church ppt

3.3c Strengthening Discipleship in the Local Church Notes

 

3.4 Christian Response to Suffering and persecution Powerpoint – Shahbaz Masih (Pakistan)

 

3.5  Gender Issues Across the Globe – Ben Matthew (USA)

 

3.6 Exploring the Gaps – Workshop Handout – David Smith (Australia)

 

3.7a Training for today’s key challenges for gospel mission across the globe Powerpoint –  Russell Thorp (NZ), Claudio Quinteros (Argentina), Valentin Hrihorciuc (Romania)

3.7b Training for today’s key challenges for gospel mission across the globe Notes

Day 4

4.1 Development of the BTN Theologians Forum – Franklin Jabini (Suriname)

4.2 WRITING AND PUBLISHING FOR LOCAL CHURCHES – Neil Summerton (UK)

 

Additional Resources