The Training Ground is a course designed by a group of evangelical churches in East London to help Christians of every sort both to grasp God’s word and to share it more clearly – whether at home, at work, at church or wherever you are
The first Training Ground programme began in September 2015, The third run through of the programme will begin on February 8th 2020 and run till January 2022.
With God’s help we plan to repeat the course again over the next two years, beginning in on February 8th 2020 and finishing in January 2022.
There will be 18 sessions per year on alternate Saturday mornings during term time, from 8.30 am to 11.00 am. The course takes place at St John's Church Walthamstow.
The course costs £240 per person for the full two years. This includes not only the teaching but also textbooks, course notes for each session, tea, coffee and biscuits. Recordings and notes can be accessed on our website.
Costs can be paid in annual or termly instalments. If you want to participate but have a problem with the cost, please let us know.
Over the two year programme we cover six main topics, three in each year
Looking at a number of contemporary features of the culture around us so we can understand better the things influencing us and the minds and hearts of those we are communicating God's truth to.