In preparation for the portfolio we look at how to do a book review and provide some guidelines as to how to reflect on the Placement.
We also spend time thinking about our relationships, to God, ourselves and others.
We also briefly share what we have been reading, specifically the recommended books or other things which we think others may find helpful.
We refer frequently to the Candidating material and resources and, certainly in the earlier sessions to the requirements of CPD.
In the Methodist Church deacons are men and women called by God to serve in many different ways, offering lifetime commitment, and a willingness to serve where needed.