Spring Review March-May 2019

The past few months have continued to be really busy for TalkThrough. Here is a quick summary of all that happened this month:

  • 16 Days consultancy. This included support for a new national wellbeing and missional resource incorporating meetings with national charities, denominations and a consultation events in London and Cheltenham, meetings with schools and education specialists (2) continued design and content concepts re: a new national visitor attraction connected to mission (3.) Fundraising.

  • Delivered ‘When Faith and Crisis Meet Seminar at Beacon Heath Chapel, Exeter and at Mullers in Bristol in partnership with PartnershipUK

  • Delivered session 1 of the new Bitesize Guide to Mental Health and Wellbeing in Young People at Milton Baptist in Weston Super Mare

  • Delivered a days training for students at South West Youth Ministries in Torquay

  • Meetings in Nottingham with Clinical Specialist and the Charity Wellbeing Renew.

  • Meetings with the Diocese of Monmouth and YMCA

  • Met with Agape Ministries

  • Preached at 4 Church Services, Lydbrook Baptist Church, Gorsley Baptist Church and Forest Gate Church

  • Spoke at a Youth Event in Coleford

  • Supported the Ugly Duckling Company charity by working on their Stand at Spring Harvest in Minehead.

  • Attended 1 x meetings of the Diocese of Gloucester Youth Life Priority Group

  • Dealt pastoral enquirers for help and support for young people. (although TalkThrough is not set up for this purpose - it is not unusual following a course or workshop for some to come through.

  • Numerous telephone conversations with charity / organisational leaders.

Nathan Jones