Throughout the year, ICDF releases Newsflashes to keep you updated.

February 2024

We plant in faith. Faith that someday we will see growth. What we're trusting God for and more in this month's newsletter.  See more below:

January 2024

Our year has begun and we are excited to share all that God has laid on our hearts to accomplish during 2024. See more in the Newsflash below:

December 2023 Newsflash

It has been a joy and privilege to serve the ICDF body of Christ. Thank you everyone for your continuing support. We pray the presence of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit be with you and your family this coming year. May it be one where you see his handiwork in your lives and ministry.  See more in the Newsflash below:

November 2023 Newsflash

What a month November has been, the Steering Committee worked through all the administrative details of ICDF during our AGM. John Bassi from Brazil, whose team does an annual Flash Mob involving thousands of youth, how exciting!  For more see the Newsflash below:

September & October 2023 Newsflash

A combined September and October Newsflash to include the special country events that took place during that period. A  few highlights included in this one; Psalto had a very special celebration of 30 years as an ICDF country member. And as we head towards the end of 2023, we invite you to be part of our AGM scheduled from 4 - 18 November with a special country leaders gathering on 10 November. See more in the Newsflash below:

August 2023 Newsflash

We had our second ICDF Leadership & Mentoring Forum on 5 August with representation from Ireland, Britain, USA, Nigeria, Norway, Costa Rica, Sweden, Finland, and Ghana. Be sure to check out the various events coming up through to December, all in the August Newsflash.

July 2023 Newsflash

You'll find a few highlights from our recent Country Leaders Meeting as well as Events coming up this August through to December, all in the July Newsflash.

May 2023 Newsflash

News on our next few events, Country Leaders Meetings and our next ICDF Workshop all in the May Newsflash.

April 2023 Newsflash

News on our next event which is our Annual ICDF Dance Week and more in this month's newsflash

March 2023 Newsflash

News on our International Dance Day Workshop taking place on 29 April 2023 and more in this month's newsflash

February 2023 Newsflash

Announcing our first Full-day Workshop for 2023 and more in this month's newsflash

January 2023 Newsflash

See our full ICDF Calendar of events for 2023, be sure to diarise.

July 2022 Newsflash

The countdown to the ICDF Conference in Sweden has begun, see the July Newsflash for more

May 2022: ICDF Dance Week & Prayer Watch 2022

Get involved in this year's ICDF Dance Week (30 May–5 June) and Prayer Watch!

March 2022: Conference early bird announcement - and more!

Early booking discount, youth and children's tracks, plus virtual attendance and bursary applications.

February 2022: Such a time as this!

What to look out for in March and April 2022, plus a conference update for Sweden 2022!

November 2021: ICDF Conference 2022

Looking ahead to the next ICDF gathering, to be held in Sweden in 2022.

October 2021: ICDF Online Shop

ICDF's webshop has been launched!

September 2021: ICDF Networks Update

'Worship Through Words and Dance' conference; Messianic Dance video; and a new initiative for Sign Language in Dance.

August 2021: ICDF Networks Online Conference

Join us on 16 October 2021 for a series of online sessions, hosted by ICDF Networks.

July 2021: Special Edition

Remembering Randall Bane (1941–2021) of CDF ANZ.

July 2021: Cultural Dance Workshop

Experience the wonderful diversity in dance with teachers from around the world.

June 2021: ICDF Calendar - Save the Dates

What's coming up in the ICDF events calendar?

May 2021: ICDF Refresh Launch

Announcing ICDF's youth and young adult network launch!

April 2021: Prayer Watch 2021

Find out how to get involved in ICDF's worldwide 2021 Prayer Watch!

January 2021: ICDF 2021

Looking forward to ICDF's plans and projects in 2021.

November 2020: ICDF Diploma

Find out the course dates for 2021, with free tasters and remote learning.

October 2020: ICDF Foundation News

Dance creativity with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community, supported by the ICDF Foundation.

September 2020: ICDF Youth Conference

You are invited! All ICDF members, supporters, and friends are very welcome to attend our first online Youth Conference.

August 2020: ICDF Foundation News

It's now easier than ever to find out about the ICDF Foundation!

July 2020: ICDF Prayer Watch

Invitation to submit your photos and video taken at the ICDF Pentecost Prayer Watch events from 2012-2020.

June 2020: Staying connected - to the Lord and to each other

Apart ... yet together: A dance of prayer for World Dance Day 2020

May 2020: Special edition!

Celebrating the 80th birthday of Mary Jones, the Founder of ICDF, the ICDF Foundation, and the ICDF Diploma.

April 2020: Dance in the time of isolation

Encouragement and resources for creativity and connection.

March 2020: Staying Connected

A reflection on unity during the global health crisis.

February 2020: Pentecost Prayer Watch

Information about this year's global Prayer Watch.

January 2020: Prayer Circle

Some timely encouragement from ICDF's prayer consociate.

November 2019: ICDF Foundation Awards 2019

Get the newsflash on this year's Foundation Awards!

October 2019: We're Mobile Device Friendly!

Announcing our new 'mobile friendly' website.

September 2019: A Matter of Teamwork

Thank you to everyone who makes ICDF possible!

August 2019: Introducing Liesl Townsend

We welcome Liesl as she joins Jan and Saartjie as an ICDF Joint-Coordinator.

June 2019: Back from the Study Tour!

A glimpse into a fantastic ICDF cultural trip.

March 2019: The ICDF 'Outer Prayer Shield'

Please consider praying with, and for, ICDF.

January 2019: ICDF Diploma in 2019

'Be rooted, equipped and released' by the ICDF Diploma in Dance Ministry.

November 2018: Bursary Fund Launch

Find out how you can help delegates to attend our 2019 international gathering for a potentially 'life-changing' experience.

October 2018: Biblical Foundations of Christian Dance

Study dance in the Bible at the ICDF Study Tour, in partnership with the ICDF Diploma.

August 2018: Study Tour - Registration Open!

Find out more about optional trips and Study Tour registration - opening soon:

July 2018: ICDF Dance & Culture Study Tour

Find out more about optional trips and Study Tour registration - opening soon:

June 2018: Call for papers

Call for papers and call for posters - come along to the optional Seminar Day in May 2019!

May 2018: Prayer Watch

Join us for International Christian Dance Week our Pentecost Prayer Watch 2018:

March 2018: "Shouts of Joy"

Discover more about ICDF's Dance and Culture Study Tour in 2019!

February 2018:  ICDF Networks

Meet two network leaders - one 'stepping up' and the other 'stepping down'.

January 2018:  Invitation to Celebrate 30 Years of ICDF!

We would love you to join us in ICDF's birthday celebrations. Find out how:  

November 2017:  ICDF Diploma in 2018

'Be rooted, equipped and released' by the ICDF Diploma in Dance Ministry.

October 2017:  Website Development - Project Launch Update

Our campaign to improve the ways people can connect with dance and ICDF around the world. 

September 2017: International Christian Dance Week Retrospective

Discover how this year's ICDW was celebrated around the world.

July 2017: Dance and Culture Study Tour

Announcing our next international gathering in Kanyakumari, South India!

May 2017: International Christian Dance Week

We're looking forward to celebrating International Christian Dance Week! How will you be involved?

March 2017: Website development - project launch

We believe ICDF should be visible, available, relevant. Our website is part of that vision. Read more:

February 2017: Discussion Forum

Join us in conversation on our online discussion forum. Find out more in the newsflash!

January 2017: Call to Action

A call to action for the upcoming 2017 International Christian Dance Week and Prayer Watch (May 26th – June 4th 2017).

November 2016: ICDF Diploma

Read about our Diploma in Dance Ministry, with important dates and contact information.

October 2016: Social Media

Find out about the latest ways to stay in touch with us.

September 2016: ICDF Foundation

All the latest news from the ICDF Foundation.

March 2016: ICDF Conference in Ghana

Discover what's planned for the ICDF Conference in Ghana, 11-15 July 2016.

February 2016: Pioneers of Christian Dance

An invitation to join our survey. Who are the pioneers of Christian dance for you?

Please check back for more updates.

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