Childhood Spirituality Conference 2017

godly-play-conference-image-4Childhood Spirituality Conference 2017

“Come Dance With Me”

12th – 13th May

With John L Bell & Peter Privett

At Sheffield Cathedral



Friday Evening 12th May

6 pm      Drinks reception and welcome

7.30        Talk by John Bell: The Tangibility of Jesus

Saturday 13th May
9.30 am Arrival and welcome
10.30     Talk by Peter Privett: Come Dance with Me
This lecture and discussion will explore dance as a prophetic alternative; dance as a celebration of creation and incarnation. Does dance have anything to say to the theory, theology and practice of Godly Play? What helps and hinders the Godly Play Dance? 

12.30     Lunch
1.30        Further opportunities for wondering, response, exploring new Godly Play opportunities, walking a labyrinth and silent reflection.
3.00        Regional meetings
4.30        Celebratory Service, blessing, sending out.

Throughout the day there will be time to browse a variety of stalls including resources from St Michael’s Workshop, a Godly Play flea market. There will be representatives from a variety of organisations supporting spiritual development among children and adults.


Friday Evening only (with glass of wine) £25

Saturday only (including lunch) £40       

Friday evening and Saturday (including lunch) £50
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There is also the opportunity to combine this event with an Enrichment Day in Sheffield (for those who have completed the 3 day accredited core training course). Full details are displayed separately at

Venue: The Vine – St Stephens Church, Finley street, Netherthorpe, Sheffield S3 7PL

Date: Friday 12th May 2017

Times: 9.30 am coffee for 9.45 start – 4.30 pm

Cost: £30 to include refreshments.