The elders' conference took place at Barton Grange with 51 elders from 20 churches in attendance.
Sessions included the changing context of eldership in which John Ellis reflected on his own experience of eldership at various stages in the past, the ministry of elders and emerging challenges for 21st century elders.
Some of the sessions were recorded and these are available below.
PLEASE NOTE: the audio may not be in the exact order of the conference sessions and has been edited – times when comments were inaudible have been deleted.
Opening Address (John Ellis):
Sesssions (Audio recordings):
Introduction – The Changing Context
Bible Study feedback
Changing Contexts – Young people and technology
More Changing Contexts
Emerging Challenges for 21st Century Elders
The Ministry of Elders