Where do good missional ideas come from? From listening to the needs of your community of course. What do your members hear in the shop, the school playground, the pub? Andy Lund of Durrington Community Church explains how one initiative came to fruition.
With the help of Rural Ministries, Ben Lucas and his family are on the move and he will be working as a Missional Listener for the next few years in rural Dorset. So, what is it all about? We let Ben explain.
Some people in our communities find churches intimidating and are reluctant to enter. 'Third Spaces' aim to address this. Pete & Kath Atkins explain more about their Third Space - the Open Door, which has been supported by Rural Ministries.
Don't measure the size of the Church just by numbers on Sunday mornings. The Forest of Dean Community Church has found its growth has come from its many pastoral initiatives - with fruit on Sunday following close behind.
Sometimes, the best way to help others is by getting them to help you. This is the basis for the ‘Occupational Therapy Department’ at Bont Elim Community Church in Pontarddulais. Pastor Jason Beynon gives us an insight into the work of the department and his own personal journey.