Conference 2020 – Postponed to 2021

We are sure that this will come as no surprise, but we have taken the decision to postpone the Conference to November 2021. We had been praying that we wouldn't need to do this, but it seems like the sensible thing and maybe November 2020 is still a little too soon for large gatherings and sitting together in small circles. We hope that you can keep Friday 19th and Saturday 20th November, 2021 free and we will see you then - at Portobello and Joppa Parish Church, with Dr Rebecca Nye. We will re-open booking in Spring 2020. ...
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Godly Play in a strange new world …

Godly Play in a strange new world …

As we find our way through this strange time - exile in our own homes - many Godly Players are finding new and creative ways to bring Godly Play to their circles and others. If you decide to share Godly Play with your circles using Zoom, you may find that this document, written by Michelle Brown, is helpful to make sure you have safeguards in place for a Zoom meeting. Things to Consider to safeguard using Zoom for Godly PlayDownload And Michelle's top tip is ... always make sure that you have a Door Person on a virtual Godly Play space, just as you would in a real Godly Play space. Happy Playing ... and be safe and well. ...
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Circle (network) meetings – an optional extra?

Circle (network) meetings – an optional extra?

Circle (network) meetings – an optional extra? Not for me!  I came off the planning group nearly a year ago, and from being deep in the thick of planning, organising and presenting, I’m now for the most part just working away in my own small corner like most of you.  And I’m realising how important it is not to become isolated and forget the wider picture.  When I realised how much I was looking forward to the meeting we had last Saturday, it dawned on me that I’m so out of the loop.  If you are not one of the lucky ones working with a team of Godly Players, you’ll find, like me, that it can be ages since you’ve actually talked “Godly Play” to anyone. Network meetings ground me and strengthen me in the essential work we do.  Saturday’s was no exception.  I was delighted to hear that the hope is that there will soon be regular Network Circle meetings  in...
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