Around 250 people from across the Diocese of Nottingham and beyond attended SEND Catholic Conference and Healing Service at Trinity School Hall Nottingham on Saturday 29th July 2017
The conference jointly organized by the Diocesan Service Team for Renewal and Divine Mercy Ministries had morning and afternoon sessions. The Morning session started with an opening prayer by Fr. Jonathan Cotton followed by a lively Praise & worship and an inspiring talk by Garry Stephens ( Word and spirit Ministries , Manchester). The theme was “ Here I am Lord ,Send Me” ( Isaiah 6:8) . The Healing mass, scheduled at the centre of the programme was presided by Fr. Victor Dakwan , concelebrated by Fr. Jonathan Cotton , Fr. John Martin and served by Deacon Richard Jones. There were special prayers for healing and deliverance after the homily.
The afternoon Healing session led by Reji Kottaram of Kairos Ministries ( USA & India) had praise & worship , an uplifting talk on the theme “ Jesus The Cornerstone” ( Acts 4:11)and a healing Ministry based on the theme “ I am the Lord who heals you”( Exodus 15:26) . People have witnessed the healing power of Jesus during the healing Ministry, where many sick have been healed. The Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and benediction led by Deacon Richard Jones flamed the hearts of all participants in love for Christ. A good number of people turned up for the sacrament of reconciliation arranged at the venue. The event was a true blessing for all who attend and indeed a remarkable day for the diocese.