Leading Women: Round Table Event

Leading Women: Round Table Event

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 10:45am to 3:30pm

St Mellitus College, 24 Collingham Rd, London, SW5 0LX


** Bookings are now closed for this event. Unfortunately there will be no bookings on the door**

An opportunity for women of any denomination who are licensed to lead churches, or training to lead, to come and learn with a group of women experienced at leading in a variety of contexts. The day will be a mix of Plenary Sessions, Q&A, and Round Table discussions on a range of subjects, with worship and ministry.

Join us!

Arrival and refreshments from 10am, event starts at 10.45am. Please bring your own lunch.



Marjorie Allan - The Well, Sheffield

Planting and Leading a New Church


Ruth Bushyager - St Paul’s Dorking

Leading a Larger Church

Anne Calver - Stanmore Baptist Church

Juggling Family and Ministry


Jill Duff - Bishop of Lancaster

The Desire To Be Liked


Emma Ineson - Bishop of Penrith

Godly Ambition and Senior Leadership

Esther Prior - St John's, Egham

Discerning and applying for jobs


Kate Wharton - St Bart’s Roby, Liverpool

Leading a Church Into Renewal


Lizzy Woolf - St George's, Leeds

Getting the Best Out of Your Team 




Marjorie Allan

Marjorie has led missional expressions of church over the last 20 years, most recently planting The Well in Sheffield.

Rev Ruth Bushyager

Vicar of St Paul’s Dorking. Ruth is passionate about developing leaders for fruitful mission.

Revd Anne Calver

Anne is an Assistant Minister at Stanmore Baptist Church.

Bishop Jill Duff

Jill is Bishop of Lancaster and former Founding Director of St Mellitus College, North West.

Emma Ineson

Emma is Bishop of Penrith and former Principal of Trinity College Bristol

Rev Esther Prior

Esther is vicar at St John’s Egham and passionate about the church loving and growing where everyone is equipped to follow Jesus

Kate Wharton

Kate is an Assistant National Leader for New Wine. She is Vicar of St Bart’s Church in Roby, Liverpool.

Lizzy Woolf

Lizzy is Rector of St George's church, Leeds.




Thursday 7 November
Refreshments 10:15-10:45
Welcome and Worship 10:45-11:00
Session 1: Emma Ineson - Plenary Session 11:00-12:00
Session 2: Round Tables A 12:00-13:00
Lunch 13:00-13:30
Session 3: Round Tables B 13:30-14:30
Session 4: Jill Duff - Plenary Session 14:30-15:30
Close 15:30-15:30