Challenge of taking part in Ministry scheme

One of our diocesan interns, Lauren Simpson, features in an article about the Ministry Experience Scheme which has appeared in the national press.

Lauren, 24, a Nottingham University graduate, from Hertfordshire, is working with Bestwood Park Church in north Nottingham.

Her work has included helping run Messy churches; a fortnightly youth group, a youth worship band and other projects including a weekly event bringing together people for a lunch in the church hall.

“I am just over half-way through my placement, and I am being stretched and challenged more than ever before,” said Lauren.

Read the full story here