GUEST POST:// Charmaine Muir is a final year ordinand at Wycliffe Hall where she is Director of Religious Technology (i.e. she’s the one who knows how to operate the AV system!) Before training, she was on staff at All Souls, Langham Place and led the workplace ministry. *** When I started at theological college a … More What Do Ordinands Read? (When They Have The Time!)
GUEST POST:// David Taylor is a final year ordinand at Wycliffe Hall. Due to be ordained this summer, before training he worked for a research start-up in science, a school tutor, and was an integrated member of Archbishop Justin Welby’s Community of St Anselm. *** When I first received my recommendation to train after BAP, … More Mixed-Mode or Residential? I’ve Done Both
GUEST POST:// Jo Allen is a final year ordinand at Wycliffe Hall and a mixed-mode ordinand in Oxford Diocese. A wife and mum to three children, she’s called to pioneering and rural ministry and will continue to explore both once she’s ordained next Petertide. *** As I drive home from dropping my three children off … More Pioneering, Church-Planting, Ordination-Training, AND Raising A Family – Who Knew?!
GUEST POST:// Olivia Haines is a Lancashire lass who roamed Europe as the daughter of an army chaplain before settling down back in the city of her birth. Olivia is a 2nd year ordinand at St Mellitus College North West . Her week is split between lectures at Liverpool Cathedral, studying at home, and placement at … More Revealing Me In The Desert Place
I’m delighted to be a finalist for Multi-Author Blog of the Year at the Premier Digital Awards! Thank you so much to all who nominated me and especially to all who have contributed to ‘Confessions of a Trainee Vicar’ – you are great! Ordinands, why not write for the blog? Get in touch. *** A … More Interview: A Life Less Ordinand
GUEST POST:// Richard Townend is a 2nd year ordinand at Cranmer Hall in Durham. He is married with two daughters and a sausage dog. In a previous life, he was a broadcast journalist and teacher. He loves to bake, run and watch his beloved York City Football Club. *** I invited the congregation to come … More Knocking At The Door Of Heaven
GUEST POST:// Jordan McDermott is an Ordinand from Blackburn Diocese studying at the College of the Resurrection, Mirfield – he is going into his second year. Jordan enjoys Cricket and Football, as well as being a Music Graduate. His biggest loves are Becky, Smelly Cheese, proper beverages and Shetland, Scotland. *** The College of the Resurrection, … More A Theological College Like No Other