Events

You can find all upcoming events for 2021 on this page including instructions on how you can sign up or get involved.

All our events will be held online via Zoom. The Welcome Churches team will be in touch to give you the details of the call once you have registered.

Welcomer Training: For churches running Welcome Boxes

Tuesday 16th November 7 to 9pm
We are running online Welcomer training for new Welcomers, and for those who would appreciate a refresher too. The Welcomer training for churches already running Welcome Boxes.

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Radical Hospitality Summit

Wednesday 17th November 10:30am – 3:30pm
Join us for the Radical Hospitality Summit! We are excited to gather and celebrate the incredible ways in which local churches across the UK have responded to the resettlement of new arrivals from Afghanistan and Hong Kong. Come along to hear inspiring stories, Bible teaching, practical seminars, and vital information about the next stage in this unprecedented moment. Find out more about guest speakers on the Eventbrite page! 

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Welcoming Afghans to London – Your church can make a difference.

Thursday 18th November, 7 to 9pm
Join our free seminar with LCM and special guest Sue Butler from Welcome Churches, giving practical guidance on reaching out to refugees in the love of Jesus. Learn from experienced missionaries and churches who are welcoming Afghans, and pray and connect with others in London on how best to welcome, support, and befriend newly-arrived Afghans.

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Meeting the education support needs of Afghan refugee children

Monday 22nd November, 7:30 to 9pm

In this free online webinar aimed at teachers and other school staff, we will present an introduction to supporting Afghan students that arrive in your school. In their presentations, Catherine Gladwell, Chief Executive at Refugee Education UK, and colleagues will draw from their programmatic experience and recent research on the displacement of young Afghans to explain the educational implications for students with a focus on barriers to their progress and achievement.

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Afghan Welcomer Training

Tuesday 23rd November , 7:30 to 9pm
As Afghans are relocated to the UK by the British government, we want to equip the UK Church to be ready to welcome our neighbours. Come and learn about the relocation scheme, learn more about their immediate and longer term needs and rights, and hear about how can reach out and warmly welcome them into the community. 

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Welcomer Training: For churches running Welcome Boxes

Tuesday 30th November 7 to 9pm
We are running online Welcomer training for new Welcomers, and for those who would appreciate a refresher too. The Welcomer training for churches already running Welcome Boxes.

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