New Wine

All you need to know about New Wine festival

Tue 31 Jul 2018
By Alex Williams

Premier's Alex Williams has everything you need to know about this year's New Wine Conference.


United 18 includes Bible teaching, worship, seminars, live music, cafes, entertainment and a 'marketplace' showcasing some of UK's leading Christian charities.


The Bath & West Showground near Shepton Mallet in Somerset.



The conference runs during two weeks. Week 1 lasts from 28th July until 3rd August and Week 2 kicks-off on 5th August before closing on August 11th.


Line-up includes Archbishop of Canterbury Most Rev Justin Welby; founder of 24-7 Prayer International movement, Pete Greig; author Dr Krish Kandiah and the director of studies at St Mellitus College in London and co-founder of same-sex attraction ministry Living Out Sean Doherty.


Other speakers include the incoming Bishop of Penrith Rev Dr Emma Ineson; the new Bishop of Lancaster Rt Rev Dr Jill Duff; founder of the Message Trust, Andy Hawthorne OBE; Amy Orr-Ewing from Ravi Zacharias International Ministries; Miriam Swaffield from the Fusion student movement; Patrick Regan OBE, the founder of XLP and Hae Woo, a Christian who spent years in a North Korean labour camp.

What's the timetable?

Morning (9.15am-10.30am) and evening (7.00pm-8.30pm) celebrations will be held at the big Arena venue every day. More than 50 seminar sessions will be held across a dozen smaller sites during the week. Seminars will take a break for a 'rest day' in the middle of each week.


How can I say 'hi' to Premier?

Come and meet the Premier team at stall 66 of the Marketplace.

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