Upcoming events

Back to events and training

Keep up to date with upcoming events by joining our email list or browse below to see when we are next near you.

We host day and residential events, as well as running free online events so everyone can attend. We also speak at other events and conferences, see if we are coming to a town near you.

BRF events

Bookable via the BRF website.

Parenting for Faith course - teens focus

Join us for an online Parenting for Faith course specifically for the parents and carers of teens, or people who work with or who have teens in their life. It will be run on Wednesday evenings, 29th September to 24th November (excluding 27th October).

Find out more    Book now

Parenting as a Church Leader sessions

We have created training sessions especially for the unique challenge of parenting for faith when you're a leader in the church too. Our next event is the course run online over four evening sessions on Thursdays in November. Bookings for November are now open!

Find out more     Book now

The Forge Gathering

The Forge Gathering is an annual residential retreat for children's, youth and families workers (both paid and voluntary) hosted by Rachel Turner and the Parenting for Faith team. The next gathering is on 8–10 November in the Peak District.

Find out more      Book now

The Qualification

The Certificate in Parenting for Faith course in association with Cliff College is now available as an online course.  Designed to stretch, inform and inspire those working in a professional or voluntary capacity with children, young people and families in churches, this course will equip you to successfully support parents and carers as they disciple their children and explore what parenting for faith might look like in your church and community. 

Find out more

Facebook Live events

For parents and carers

Our monthly free event for parents and carers is called Bedtime Drinks and happens on the teenth Tuesday of the month at 8.00 pm (under 5s), 8.30 pm (5-11s) and 9.00 pm (11+). 

Watch here

You can also join our Parents and Carers Facebook group to carry on the conversation, ask questions and share ideas.

For children's, youth and family leaders

Our monthly free events for children's, youth and family leaders is called Lunch with Rachel and happens on the teenth Wednesday of the month at 1.00 pm. Bring your questions and watch live from our Children's, Youth and Family Leaders Facebook group.

You can view the videos of all our previous Facebook Live events on our Facebook page.