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Research Symposium (in Partnership with MHA) – Thursday 12th November 2020

It was a pleasure to welcome so many attendees, over Zoom, to our MHA ...

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Research Symposium (in Partnership with MHA) – Thursday 12th November 2020

It was a pleasure to welcome so many attendees, over Zoom, to our MHA Research Symposium on Ageing on Thursday 12th November. During the symposium, many of the attendees suggested copies of the presentations and videos from the symposium be made available to everyone. Therefore, we are happy to provide YouTube links for the Zoom […]

2020 Whitley Lecture: ‘Finding a Friend’ The Baptist Encounter with Judaism – Live on YouTube

Ever since the horrific events of the Holocaust, the relationship of Christianity to Judaism has been under constant review. Many Christian denominations have made great strides toward a much closer rapprochement with Judaism. This lecture will ask where British Baptists stand in relation to this sea change in Christian-Jewish relations. It will identify potential problems […]

CANCELLED: David Goodbourn Annual Lecture: ‘Caring for People, Water and Earth’

Due to recent announcements from the UK Government, it has been decided that this lecture has been cancelled. It may be rescheduled for an alternative date, and we advise those who may still wish to attend to keep checking our Events page for any further updates. All of us at Luther King House apologise for […]

CANCELLED: Thinking Theologically about Higher Education

Due to recent announcements from the UK Government, it has been decided that this lecture has been cancelled. It may be rescheduled for an alternative date, and we advise those who may still wish to attend to keep checking our Events page for any further updates. All of us at Luther King House apologise for […]

CANCELLED: 2020 Whitley Lecture: ‘Finding a Friend’ The Baptist Encounter with Judaism

Due to recent announcements from the UK Government, it has been decided that the 2020 Whitley Lecture has been cancelled. It may be rescheduled for an alternative date, and we advise those who may still wish to attend to keep checking our Events page for any further updates. All of us at Luther King House […]

UPDATE: Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ in Challenging Times 2020

Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ in Challenging Times 11th – 12th July 2020 OR 16th – 17th July 2020 WORSHIP : PRESENTATIONS : DISCUSSIONS : BREAK-OUT GROUPS We cannot hold our ‘normal’ Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ Conference this year, but we believe Northern College (working within Luther King House) has experience we can support […]

2019 Whitley Lecture: ‘From Theology to Theologies’

  It is now an undeniable fact that, demographically speaking, the centre of gravity of Christianity has shifted to the southern continents from its traditional heartlands in Europe and America. This lecture will look at the need for African, Asian and Latin American cultures to yield their deposits of grace in the service of the […]

David Goodbourn Annual Lecture: ‘Sweet Charity’

Controversy about ‘white saviours’ around this year’s Comic Relief has put the spotlight back on charity and charities. Churches and individual Christians have always believed that charity is required. How do we reflect on charity from a theological and justice perspective? This lecture will raise questions about charities and faith in relation to justice. Charities […]

Lay Preachers Conference 2019

Preaching for “Ordinary Time”: Inspiration and Resources for Worship from Trinity onwards – Conference for Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ – 23-25 May 2019 Northern College’s popular Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ Conference for 2019, entitled Preaching for “Ordinary Time”: Inspiration and Resources for Worship from Trinity onwards. The conference will support lay preachers and worship […]

Worship That Welcomes?

Led by Jan Berry How do we use words, images, and symbols that convey our commitment to welcoming all? This day workshop will use discussion, creative sessions and liturgy to explore ways in which we can make our worship more inclusive. This day workshop forms part of our annual Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ Conference […]