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What are Carey Conversations?

Carey Conversations seek to demonstrate how the Bible and theology can speak to the complex issues which we are facing in Aotearoa today. These live events provide an opportunity for people to hear from and interact with Carey lecturers and invited guests as they discuss how the Church in Aotearoa might respond to these issues.

The events are free and will be made available on-demand following the live event.

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Previous Carey Conversations

Overcoming Racial Faith with Dr Willie Jennings

14 July 2022

Dr Willie Jennings is a Yale University professor and leading Baptist theologian in a host of areas, including race, cultural identities, creation, and the church.

“We Christians have inherited a faith that has been damaged and diseased by race and racial reasoning. We need a renewed vision of what it means to be Christain that grasps the gospel power of radical life together. This Carey Conversation will explore both the problem of racial faith and the possibilities of joining that is at the heart of the gospel.”

-Dr Willie Jennings

What’s Next? Church on the Other Side of Omicron

22 March 2022

A panel discussion led by Dr Andrew Picard focusing on how our churches might respond in a biblical, theological, missional, and pastoral way as restrictions around gatherings are lifted.

“At Carey we believe that the God of mission is at work in the world by the Spirit to renew people and places in Christ. Our calling is to equip Christian leaders with the convictions, competencies, and capacity to participate in that mission, bringing gospel renewal in churches and communities across Aotearoa and around the world.”

– John Tucker, Principal