What Students Say

  • "The course gave me a fresh perspective and new insights. I loved learning how to integrate kingdom values through the arts into a community."
  • "I’ve learned how to analyse a community and its art forms and how amazing creative projects can be sparked to bring about change."

Jill Ford

Course Tutor

Jill Ford

BA Hons Music/Related Arts West Sussex Institute of HE, PGCE Music/Drama (Sussex University), Diploma All Nations, MA Education (University of London), Doctorate in Worship Studies (Robert Webber Institute USA).

Arts for a Better Future

7-12 July 2024

The aim is for you to be able help local communities draw on their artistic resources to help them respond to their spiritual, social and physical needs and help them move towards the kingdom of God.

What is the programme?

The programme will lead you through a seven stage process of researching and creating local arts with a community. The flexible process is designed so that you can help others draw on their own artistic resources and plan for a future more like God’s kingdom. We will give you a chance to immediately apply what you’ve learned. There will also be opportunities to learn about further study and networks in the arts and mission.

Training Content:

  • Arts with God

  • Community Arts

  • Arts and the Kingdom of God

  • Exploring and Researching Artistic Events

  • Understanding Artistic Genres in Cultural Contexts

  • Relating Artistically to the Church and its Cultural Context

  • Integrating and Celebrating Artistic Community Events

  • Extending Your Skills for Cross-Cultural Arts Ministry.


Registration closing date is Monday 1st July 2024


For any further information please contact k.shaw@allnations.ac.uk

Key Information

  • Cost
  • Year 2024

    Residential rate: £415 per person
    Non-residential rate: £335 per person

    Please click here to make your course payment after submitting your application form.
    Use the Reference: A4BF

    Current All Nations Students can apply for a discount. Contact Katharine Shaw: k.shaw@allnations.ac.uk

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