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Speaking with the Bible about Mental Health

Event — 6th April 2021

Manchester Bible School aims to provide accessible courses equipping people with a deeper knowledge and practical applications of the Bible and theology in a context of fellowship. No previous academic qualifications are required – just a desire to learn. This is a great and affordable way to experience an introduction to further theological education.

Speaking with the Bible about Mental Health

Live transcription is available during this class

Join us as we take a look at how some of the language used in Scripture can help us in our current-day thinking and practices around wellbeing and self-care.

This 5 week course is suitable for those interested in a conversation between the Bible and issues of mental health. You will gain some understanding of how to support positive wellbeing in your communities from a trained Mental Health First Aider through a series of interactive lectures with space for discussion and sharing from lived experience.

Course delivery will be either through videoconferencing* or in person

Costs: Full Price £35 / Concessions** £25

*We are unable to provide recordings of MBS sessions but will circulate any presentations or handouts that our guest speakers make available

**Concessions include: Students 16+ (NTC students free registration); people with a disability; unemployed; retired.

Lecturer: Mick Kane

Originally from Glasgow, Michael pursued a call to ministry after Jesus saved him from a destructive life of drugs and alcohol in his early twenties. He has an undergraduate degree in Sports Science (Glasgow), a Masters degree in Theology (Manchester) and is a qualified Mental Health First Aid trainer. Michael has a passion for learning and is blessed with a gift of being able to relate to people of different ages, abilities and backgrounds.

Dates & Times 7:30-9:30pm: Monday June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th and July 5th.

Nazarene Pastors Life Long Learning Code: 57985

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