This weekend twenty-four years ago, the first ‘Autumn Soul’ weekend for Youth Fellowship groups of The Methodist Church in Ireland took place in Bangor, Co. Down. Run by a group of young volunteers overseen by David Neilands and led by Julian Hamilton from the Department of Youth and Children’s Work (now IMYC), we took over … Read moreDeath and Re-Birth
So I have a few minutes to spare before coffee-and-scones-time in the College… Maybe now is the time to reflect on my Autumn Soul experience! Warning – long post! The first question people keep asking is, ‘was it weird to not be on stage?’. And the honest answer is, “Yes!” – could it be anything … Read more3.8 Days Later
Autumn Soul at prayer on the Saturday evening. I’ll write more about my experiences of the weekend soon. Another great photo from Ross & Kathryn!
I’m sitting at the desk in the Edgehill Library, finishing off some preparation for the weekend – in thirty minutes’ time, Kathryn will collect me and we’ll go to sunny (?!) Bangor for Autumn Soul. It’s the tenth AS, and for the first nine the band that has become Soul Purpose led worship. Last year … Read moreI love Autumn Soul