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Seminar 8:
Mission-shaped Buildings?

Re-thinking the Parish Church in a Post-parochial World

In a church where "Fresh expressions" and new models of ministry are constantly affirmed as the way forward, what is the present reality and the possible future for the traditional "parish church"? In this seminar we will explore the concept of the "parish" as a model for ministry, and of the "parish church" as a locus of action. What works? What doesn't? How should our (very considerable!) church building resources be deployed? These and related questions will form the basis for a "bring and share" discussion.

Date Thursday 21 August
Time 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm
Venue St Peter's Hall, Eastern Hill
Cost $15 (concession: $12)

Craig D'Alton
The Rev'd Dr Craig D'Alton
Craig is vicar of St Mary's Anglican Church, North Melbourne, and Lecturer in Anglican Studies at Trinity College Theological School (MCD University of Divinity).

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