Date: 7th - 9th September 2012
Time: Friday 5pm - Sunday 3pm
Venue: St Peters Anglican Church, Glenelg
Bible Talks: Peter Linn (Armed forces chaplain who served in the Middle East)
Dinner Guest: Stefan Buys (Internationally experienced mining executive)
5pm – 6pm Meet and greet with drinks, finger food / nibbles
6pm – 9.00 Mine Chaplain's focus session (mine chaplains and those interested are most welcome)
Organized discussion for those in the day to day ministry of mine chaplaincy
- What are the problems you face in your ministry?
- How do we deal with them?
- Major issues in the ministry
- Safety for Chaplains on mine sites
- Pastoral care for Chaplains (staying attached)
SATURDAY - Main programme
0830 – 0900 Meet and greet Coffee / tea
0900 Prayer and bible reading
0915 Bible Talk & Discussion
1030 Morning tea
1115 The changing face of mining
1115 Bible Talk & Discussion
1345 Bible Talk & Discussion
1430 The changing face of mine Chaplaincy
1500 Arvo tea
1545 Q & A session
1630 Free time: beaches, cafes and shops nearby
1830 Dinner with guest Stefan Buys
"Abiding in the vine without being trampled into wine"
SUNDAY (optional - add 'merchandise' at checkout)
0730 Breakfast bacon and egg BBQ
0830 Worship together
0930 Bus trip to vineyards
1500 Return home
Kid's are welcome under parental supervision. Kid's under 12 can attend without charge but please let us know if you are bringing them and how many! Contact Sean or Bel Chipman on email@example.com or 0447 520 981 to let them know if you are bringing kids under 12. Kids over 12 will need to be registered for the conference.
Out of the Pit have approached several of the accommodation providers close the conference venue and suggest the following motels:
The Grandview House Mention Out of the Pit when booking via hotel reception and receive a discounted rate of $150 - $375 per night depending on the room type.
The Ensenada Best Western Mention Out of the Pit Conference when booking via hotel reception for a discounted rate of $160 per night (not including breakfast)
Atlantic Tower Motor Inn A discount is available for group bookings. Contact Sean or Bel Chipman on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0447 520 981 asap if you want to stay here who will facilitate a group booking.
Other options are available on www.lastminute.com.au
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Out of the Pit connects people in the resources industry with Christian fellowship.