Seniors Convention

Wisdom for Life and Ministry

Welcome to our first Seniors Convention!  As Seniors we have seen a lot of change through our lives and from a Christian perspective not all of these changes have been welcome.  What are we to make of this? How are we to make the most of the vast experience that we have? God hasn't finished with us just because we reach a particular age or stage of life.

Why don't you join us for a weekend of Bible teaching from our guest speaker Peter Adam, a range of seminars, great food and fellowship.



Guest Speaker: Peter Adam.... was born and raised in Melbourne and converted at age 16. He studied classical music, then trained for the ministry at Ridley College. He has served in ministry in Melbourne, London, and Durham, including 20 years at St Jude's Carlton and 10 years as Principal of Ridley.
He continues his ministry of preaching, writing, encouraging people in ministry, supervising research students, speaking at conferences and training preachers in Australia and overseas.
His books include commentaries on Ezra-Nehemiah, Malachi, and Hebrews, and three books on the Bible: Written for Us, Intervarsity Press: Hearing God's Words, IVP: and Speaking God's Words, IVP.

Program:
Friday 17 November
6pm         Dinner
7.30pm    Wisdom in God's world
9.00pm    Supper
Saturday 18 November
10.00am    Wisdom or folly?
11.00am    Morning Tea
11.30am    Wisdom with others
1.00pm      Lunch
2.30pm    Seminar Session 1
3.30pm    Afternoon Tea
4.00pm    Seminar Session 2
5.00pm    Free time
6.00pm    Dinner
7.30pm    Wisdom as a believer
9.00pm    Supper
Sunday 19 November
10.00am    Learning and teaching wisdom incl communion
12.00pm    Lunch

Seminars
1.    Engaging as seniors in ministry
2.    Engaging as seniors in mission overseas
3.    Making the most of financial planning
4.    Grandparenting

General Information
We offer a range of registration and accommodation options and you can attend for the day. Accommodation options include the convention Lodge, on-site budget accommodation and camp sites for your caravan (or event tent). Please not that we will not be using top bunks. Meals are provided for those in accommodation and for others who book meals when they pre-register.

Pre-registration that includes accommodation and meals closes on Monday 13 November. You can register on the day.

Check in for accommodation is from 4pm on Friday.

Tariffs

 Full Convention Registration with Accommodation and Meals:  
 Deluxe (Lodge), linen and towel provided $157
 Budget, mattress provided, bring all other bedding $132 
 Camp site per person $115 
 Camp site (no meals) per person $70 
 Convention Registration without Accommodation  
 Full Registration, lunches and dinners $82 
 Full Registration, no meals $50 
 Casual Registration - Friday only $10 
 Casual Registration - Saturday only $40 
 Casual Registration - Sunday only $40 
 Casual Meals - per meal $10 
 Must circle meal(s) required on booking.  


Fri 17 November 2017

Venue



Enquiries

Phone: +61 3 9752 6855
Email: office@bhc.org.au

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