HeartEdge events in South West and North West

HeartEdge | Southwest Day

Wed, 22 September 2021, 10:00 – 15:30 BST

St Mary's Church, 32 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AQ

Register at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/heartedge-southwest-day-tickets-165420833165

A day with Sam Wells and guests on mission, developing cultural activity and commercial enterprise in rural and coastal communities across the Southwest.

With space to share ideas, and find practical ideas and tips for developing enterprise and cultural activities this will be useful if you want to develop cultural activity or social enterprise, working with your congregation and the wider community.

With input, practical ideas and workshops from:

  • Dave Nicholson on food pantries and shifting to trading
  • Sarah Rogers on establishing audiences and growing cultural events
  • Plus `Transformation Cornwall
  • And the School for Social Entrepreneurs

A day for church leaders and those active in their church and community. We'll look at sustaining and developing church and community involvement with tactics and approaches, helping to build a useful network.


I Wouldn't Start From Here. A HeartEdge Introductory day.
by The Team Parish of St Luke in the City Liverpool

Tue, 28 September 2021, 10:00 – 15:30 BST

Liverpool Parish Church (Our Lady and Saint Nicholas), 5 Old Churchyard, Liverpool, L2 8GW

Register at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/i-wouldnt-start-from-here-a-heartedge-introductory-day-tickets-152508221195

An ecumenical day with Sam Wells and guests exploring theology and the future of the church in Liverpool and the North West.

Join Sam Wells of St Martin in the Fields for a keynote talk, Miranda Threlfall-Holmes from St Luke in the City, Kathy Versfeld from Strawberry Field, Kath Rogers from Crosby, Jackie Belfield Methodist Hospital Chaplain, Dave Nicholson Commerce Consultant for HeartEdge and many others. Helen Jones of BBC Radio Merseyside will chair our panel.

We'll look at the HeartEdge 4Cs and how they work across Liverpool and the North west - including:

Congregation: Liturgy, worship & congregations.

Commerce: Being entrepreneurial, rethinking church buildings, growing income via enterprise.

Compassion: Growing participation to address social need.

Culture: Art, music and ideas connecting communities.

We're excited to be planning this as a physical event in Liverpool Parish Church and are charging £5 which will include lunch. We'll send more details about lunch and the appropriate arrangements nearer the time.

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9th September 2021

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