Swanwick 1998 Consultation

Scope and Content

The Swanwick 1998 Partnership consultation was entitled The Challenge of the Twenty-First Century: Revival in our Churches.and was held at the Hayes Conferences Centre in Swanwick from 25-28 September. It was convened to look at how churches could be revived, what the obstacles could be and why it happened in some churches, but not others. As well as inviting people from within the United Kingdom, one hundred people from Partnership-type churches in Europe, north America and the Caribbean were also invited to attend. The programme included sessions of worship and bible exposition, strategic addresses, workshops and regional group meetings. The main consultation was succeeded by a further one-day consultation for international visitors and invited group leaders from the UK.

This sub-series includes correspondence, minutes, agendas and other items related to the consultation planning group, programmes, brochures, lists of workshop sessions, reports, discussion papers and other items using during the consultation, financial papers and miscellaneous material related to the consultation.