Greenwich" is an initiative of Greenwich
Presbyterian Church. We
hope that eventually there will be three
parts to these "Conversations":
The first part is "An
On the last Thursday of each
from February to November, there is
with some prominent and some
At a future date
there will be a group which gets together
5pm for "Continuing Conversations"
(the second part).
The name expresses our desire not to have
another meeting, but rather that these
meetings might start ongoing conversations
of real worth and mutual benefit that extend
well beyond Sundays at 5pm.
Both for adults and for
kids (‘Kids Conversations’
- the third part) these
will be in response to some part of the
Bible. Each week an mp3 file will be the
jumping off point for our conversations. To
make things practical we will also be
sharing a meal together so that you don’t
have to still go home and eat.
Conversation got underway in 2010.
our guests included Dr John Whitehall, Dr
Frank Brennan (palliative care), Marc
Corcoran (Foreign Correspondent), Dr Kim
Oates (emeritus professor paediatrics), Prof
Kevin Clements (Peace & Conflict sudies),
Patricia Weerakoon (sexologist), Jim
Wallace, and finished with Rob Geddes
(master of wines), and live music from Opus
2011 saw a great start with
Jill McGilvray (women in prison),
(Ensemble Theatre), Nima
Michael Spence (Sydney University),
John Snowdon (old age psychiatry),
John Anderson (former deputy prime
minister), Pyotr Patrushev
(swam out of the USSR),
Mark Scott (ABC)
and Dr Andrew Cole.