TRAINING AND LEARNING
Urban Life creates learning environments that offer practical, local and accessible training to Christian groups, intentional communities and churches in urban areas and marginalised neighbourhoods. If you are looking for accredited training for yourself, looking for a community to reflect with or want spaces for your group or team to learn together, then this is the place for you.
URBAN THEOLOGY UNION is a member-led organisation of Christians in UK urban contexts. The Certificate in Theology and Discipleship for mission is designed specifically for people who are at a point where they are beginning to ask ‘Lord, what next ?’ about their life journey.The PhD is supervised at UTU by supervisors approved by the University of Manchester. UTU has developed a unique collegiate style for PhD students where students are always supported by a team of supervisors and learn with a cohort of others who also share responsibility for peer-learning, challenge, and encouragement
ForMission equips Christian Leaders to transform their communities through accredited training, thought leadership and missional support. ForMission’s vision is to encourage and equip Christians to transform the world through missional presence and action. The college seeks to be a learning community of reflective practice, community engagement, leading-edge missional theology, and participation in God’s mission. Our core values are being relational and missional; committed to diversity, excellence, and service.
NAZARENE THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE The Urban Mission pathway and the parallel Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate resources creative, transformative and innovative thinking and practice in Urban missions and ministry, and supports continuing professional development. It offers the opportunity to explore approaches to urban mission and ministry and provides a foundation in reading the multiple facets of the city, including its culture, nature, and needs. It engages with different approaches to ministry in urban environments helping to deepen understanding and sharpen practice.