written by Rich
Here are some of the marks of a M.I.S.S.I.O.N.A.L culture – can you see them in your culture or how could they begin to shape how you and your people live?
M – Missional Mindset
People who understand that they are Continue reading
Meet the seventh member of our household. He sits in the cutlery pot on our kitchen table and is always smiling.
A few weeks ago we Continue reading
For many years, Christians have been talking about “community”, “missional community” and more recently “oikos” (a Greek word which refers to a “household” including extended family.) I love all of this.
But sometimes I think we can get in a bit of a tangle about it all. Continue reading
I am now sharing my time between a local role in Sheffield at the church and pioneering a ministry to train and equip leaders & churches.
I have been travelling this last week.
I have been in Helsinki teaching on a learning Community for churches & networks looking to create a discipleship culture, empower people to live a missional lifestyle and to move towards launching missional communities.
I’ve also have the privilege over the last 6 months to go away to Assen (Holland), Thessonaliki (Greece), Liverpool, Leeds and Copenhagen.
All are great cities and all have great churches.
All these trips have been special. It is a real privilege to come alongside friends, old and new, across the generations and encourage, edify, challenge and hopefully inspire!!!
It is a joy to be able to share God’s word with people – what He has saying & doing as well as what we’ve learnt from Him. It is amazing, inspiring & humbling to hear people’s hopes and dreams and to help shape what the future could look like.
Something special is happening across Europe – there is a change that is coming.
People are being stirred. Leaders are rising up.
God is on the move and people are responding…..