CDFB Online Conference 2020

Standing in Our Midst

The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing. Zephaniah 3:17

CDFB Online Conference 2020

Standing in Our Midst

Programme based on Zephaniah 3:17 (ESV) "The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing."

Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September

Online via Zoom

(you do not need your own Zoom account to access the sessions)

CDFB invites Christian dancers everywhere to help celebrate our 30th anniversary by acknowledging that God is Standing in Our Midst as we dance together in our homes and gardens from right across the United Kingdom, sending up fireworks of prayer & praise from where we each live and worship.

Planned Programme

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Friday 25th - Join us for an evening (7.30-9pm) of getting to know you. With LIVE worship led by Jo & Andy Webb, and a time of socialising and a themed quiz, it's all about getting the weekend off with a bang!

Saturday 26th - workshops begin from 10am. Stay on the Main Stream (especially if you're hesitant about handling Zoom logins and the like) or choose one of our other worship, prayer and workshop options.

Our CDFB AGM will take place (via Zoom) at 1:45pm, including the election of a new National Coordinator of the charity. Members have been sent login details. Non-members are welcome to attend, but are not eligible to vote. Please email the booking secretary for access.

Saturday evening (7.30-9pm) sees us celebrating CDFB's 30th Anniversary, with demonstrations, interviews and a toast to the next 30 years!

Sunday 27th - Join us for a time of LIVE worship, either back with Jo & Andy, or via a 'local' church service (dance themed) yet tbc. Then a final workshop, followed by a brief social time for fond farewells, all done by 1.30pm, so you can relax or get ready for the week ahead.

How to Book

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The price for the weekend - of which you can dip in and out of whichever workshops appeal - is charged per device (computer/IPad/smartphone etc.) so dancing couples and families get at least a 2for1 bargain! Under 19s registering for themselves get a reduced price.

Whilst CDFB encourages its members to follow all government guidelines, we realise these change weekly. Assuming it is safe to do so, and obeying social distancing regulations, we anticipate some friends may wish to meet locally to share computer screen resources (especially to include those without Zoom technology of their own). Therefore we request additional small-group members also register - paying a small fee - so they can receive their own personal delegate pack, programme and souvenir gift.

Bookings can be made via the booking panel below. Secure payments are taken via CDFB's PayPal account, using your debit or credit card. ALL BOOKINGS MADE & PAID BEFORE 4TH SEPT ARE ELIGIBLE FOR OUR HALF PRICE BOOKING OFFER.

During the booking process, if you don't have a PayPal account, you will be asked for your name, address, email and contact phone no. These details are stored electronically in accordance with GDPR guidelines and are not released to any third party. Please complete the information carefully, so that:

  1. you can receive your delegate welcome pack, programme information and logins, and 30th Anniversary souvenir gift;
  2. we are able to contact you in the event of any unforeseen technological issues before or during the event .

2020 Online Conference prices:

Adult £30/device
Under 19 years £20/device
additional group particpants £10
Adult £15/device
Under 19 years £10/device
additional group particpants £5

NB: If making multiple bookings and/or group member registration, use the continue shopping option as many times as necessary, before going to checkout to pay the final bill.

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More details about the programme and workshop leaders to follow soon.

Your prayers as the Organising Team put this brand-new conference together in just 9 weeks, would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

CDFB Conference 2021

equipping for the future


Psalm 89:14-18
The Message
Right & Justice
Love & Truth

CDFB Conference 2021

There's No Dance Quite Like God's

Equipping for the future; planning for 30 years ahead as we celebrate 30 wonderful years passed

Programme based on Psalm 89:14-18 (from the Message) Right & Justice; Love & Truth

King's Park Conference Centre

Northampton, NN3 6LL

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th September

Bookings reopen Jan 2021 Super early-bird & early-bird discounts Bursary & installed payment options

King's Park Conference Centre in Northampton is an ideal location for anyone travelling by road or rail. Comprising plenty of twin en-suite bedrooms, a large coffee lounge area for socialising, four meeting halls for workshops, a prayer room and resource area, the centre is an excellent venue in which to gather for our 30th Anniversary Conference Weekend.

Taking place on the last weekend of September, with exact times to be confirmed, we'll meet for evening meal on Friday 25th and close with Sunday lunch on 27th.

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With a choice of streams to suit all ages and abilities, you will be able to switch between the more active or reflective workshops; those with a more intercessory or prayer warrior feel; learn new skills & techniques with our specialist sessions, or simply take time out with God or one another.

Katherine, Steven & Anna all bring their unique gifts and talents and, working singularly or in pairs, they will lead us through a variety of dance styles as we discover together that There's no dance quite like God's.

To discover more about each of our main workshop leaders, click on the thumbnails, which will give you a little information about each of them, plus a further link to each of their online profiles.

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Due the the Coronavirus (COVID‑19) pandemic we have had to move the 2020 National Conference online and postpone the conference at the King's Park Conference Centre to 2021. Please pray for the conference Organising Team during this difficult time – thank you.

Workshops and workshop leaders may change.

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Situated on the edge of Northampton, King’s Park is a residential conference centre equipped with several conference rooms and purpose built en-suite accommodation. Easily accessible by car or public transport, it has free though limited, on-site parking.

King’s Park Conference Centre is pleased to offer first class facilities for use by many varied groups. Their spacious meeting rooms, superb catering and friendly staff seek to ensure our weekend will be both successful and trouble free.

They have three floors of bedrooms including several accessible rooms, and a lift to make access to most floors possible. Comfortable, contemporary twin rooms, each having an en-suite bathroom with towels & soap, and tea & coffee making facilities, the bedrooms are designed to ensure a comfortable night for all. Single occupancy is a possibility, for an additional charge; and there are a few family rooms available.

With varying sizes of conference and seminar rooms, all located on the ground floor, along with the dining hall large social lounge area, everything is easily accessible. All meals are included in the cost, with choices available and pre-advised dietary needs catered for without fuss.

With a choice of workshops to suit all ages and abilities, the CDFB Conference 2021 is aimed at individuals aged 19-99; families with children/teens who can engage with the programme together; and Youth Groups, who get 1 free leader per 10 Young People.