Mark Russ is Programmes Coordinator for Worship and Spirituality. His teaching interests include spiritual practice and music, the Bible, apocalyptic literature, hope, whiteness, modern Christian…
Exploring Vocal Ministry
6 July 2022 - 6 July 2022
19:00 - 20:30
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In Quaker worship anyone can, if they feel moved, speak a message into the silence. Quakers call this ‘vocal ministry’. In this session, we will explore what vocal ministry is for, and what it feels like to be called to speak.
This session will explore the idea of vocal ministry as public ‘testimony’, as something that grows and strengthens the worshipping community, and as a skill that can be learned and improved.
This short session will not be able to cover every aspect of vocal ministry, but is intended to address ‘the basics’ of how and why we speak in Quaker worship. The session will involve input from a tutor, small group discussion, and sharing as a whole group
All times are given as UK time. Make sure to check your own timezone at www.savvytime.com/converter.
This course will involve:
On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communication adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Automated Zoom closed captions are available for all live sessions but if you feel you require more accurate closed captioning please email us directly in addition to booking.