CONVERSATIONS ... for building communities of faith
A Colloquium sponsored by Toronto Southeast Presbytery featuring conversations on Christian discipleship and how we build up the household of faith.
Featuring (among others) Gretta Vosper, Robin Wardlaw, Ellen Vesterdal, Brett Boyko, Tom Reynolds, Bronwyn Best, members of the West Hill congregation and other communities of faith.
Our purpose is to hear one another, make space for differences and build on common ground.
|Live streaming will be available for this conference.
Please visit the College Street United website on thursday morning to access the link.
For those who'd like to email questions during the sessions, please do so and the facilitators will do their best to have them included and addressed.
Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Keynote conversation: November 2nd - 7:30 pm
College Street United Church, 454 College
(northwest corner of College and Bathurst Streets)
Free admission (lunch is provided)
E-mail Chris for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
9:00 Introductions and welcoming
9:15 A background explanation of how we arrived at this point: Gretta Vosper
10:00 -10:45 Brett Boyko and Gretta Vosper Topic: At the beginning of my ministry what should I do to prepare myself…what are the big issues?
10:45 – 11:00 nutrition break
11:00 - 12:15 Robin Wardlaw and Gretta Vosper:Topic: At the end of my career, what have we accomplished and how do you see our community of faith moving forward?
12:15 – 1:15 Lunch1:15 – 1:30 Current practice and hope: Gretta Vosper
1:30 – 2:30 Bronwyn Best and Gretta VosperTopic: How do we act justly and how do we know that we act justly in the new world we are facing…where do we find our ethical authority?
2:30- 3:00 Break3:00 - 4:00 Chris Levan and Gretta VosperTopic: Is it possible to believe without having an object for that belief?
7:30 – 7:45 The future, Gretta Vosper
7:45 – 8:30 Ellen Vesterdal, Topic: What is the future of Christian liturgy and music?
8:30 – 9:00 Chris Levam and Gretta VosperTopic: When we die?
This Colloquium is sponsored by Toronto Southeast Presbytery featuring conversations on Christian discipleship and we are so grateful for it’s support.
Thank you to our community business partners for supporting WHU programs!