In keeping with our diocesan strategy, ‘Living God’s Love’, we aim to see, “flourishing Christ-centred communities, inspiring people of all ages and backgrounds to discover God, to grow in their relationship with him and to respond to his transforming love, through serving others.”
‘Broadcast’ – our regular newsletter will include training opportunities, valuable resources and opportunities to get involved with our work; look out for Broadcast arriving in your inbox …..
is a project to support churches and parishes to make new disciples of Christ by developing fresh expressions of church and equipping leaders.
New! Grants for Fresh Expressions & missional Congregations
We are pleased to announce that we are inviting applications for grant funding, specifically for the start-up of fresh expressions or mission-focused congregations. These grants are designed to enable the development of fresh expressions and/or mission-focused congregations over the first 3 years.
Grants are available for:
- a maximum of £3,500 (spread over 3 yrs) for a monthly meeting,
- and £14,500 (spread over 3 yrs) for a weekly meeting.
To apply for a Grant, please complete and return your application to Linda Watson, Fresh Expressions Administrator.
Now running: Mission Shaped Ministry : Oct 2017 – July ’18
‘Equipping you for a lifetime of good practice and learning in planting and sustaining fresh expressions of church.’
We are excited to be running this one-year, part-time learning journey. If you are thinking about starting a fresh expression of church, the ‘mission shaped ministry’ course is for you and your team.
Details of the Course Outline are here.
The next MSM St Albans is planned for Autumn 2018 – Summer 2019 – to find out more, please contact MSM Office
Ten days of focused prayer starting 10 May 2018
Our hope is that as Christians pray together we will:
- be transformed through prayer
- be given new confidence and encouragement by the Holy Spirit
- be effective witnesses to Jesus Christ