Dr Tim Chester is our main speaker,

taking themes from the Book of Isaiah in his morning talks at 10.45am

Arise and Shine!  Live brightly in the light of Christ

‘Arise, shine, for the light has come and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.’
Isaiah 60: 1

Tim Chester


Tim ChesterOur main speaker for 2018 is a pastor of Grace Church Boroughbridge and a faculty member of Crosslands Training.  Tim has authored over 30 books including ‘Total Church’, ‘You Can Change’, ‘A Meal with Jesus’, and ‘Why the Reformation Still Matters’, and has recently been appointed Chair of Keswick Ministries.  Tim’s morning talks on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will use passages from Isaiah to explore what it means to live brightly in the light of the Lord.

Monday  evening at 7.45pm Tim will give an introductory talk

He will also speak on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings at 10.45am

and bring the week to a close on Thursday evening at 7.45pm


On Tuesday – Wednesday evenings at 7.45pm our speakers are:

Tuesday evening

Rosemary Harley

Rosemary Harley


With her husband David, Rosemary worked in parish ministry in North London and as a missionary in Ethiopia and Asia before serving at All Nations Christian College and with OMF International. She’s the co-author, with Martin Goldsmith, of Who is my neighbour.



Wednesday evening

The Rev James Grier


James is the Youth Church Advisor for the Diocese of Exeter and leads Unlimited Church, a multi-generational church which exists to reach young people with little or no experience of church or faith. He is also chair of South West Youth Ministries and Chaplain to St Mellitus College South West. He is a lively and vibrant speaker and a regular presence at Soul Survivor festivals.



Thursday evening at 7.45pm

Tim Chester will bring the week of teaching to a close.


For what’s happening on Friday – go to Seminars and Friday Night Special pages


Session Recordings

Ground Vision Ltd Telephone – 01392 203511, a not-for-profit company created and run by Christians record all the sessions. You can order either CD or MP3 recordings during the week or afterwards, please go to their website http://www.groundvision.org where you find details on how to order and pay for recordings.