Posts Categorized: Evangelism Discipleship and Nurture

Stepping into Evangelism

    It’s a universal fact that we naturally communicate what is in our hearts – we just can’t help talking about something or someone when they mean a lot to us. In the church it sometimes seems we suffer from a deep-rooted shyness when it comes to speaking about Jesus – so we need… Read more »

Christianity Explored

Walking through the Gospel of Mark, the message of Jesus is opened up to stimulate thought and discussion. A simple approach to outreach, Christianity Explored started running fifteen years ago at All Souls, Langham Place, London – it has now been used to influence and challenge hundreds of thousands of people throughout the world and has… Read more »


Start is a six-session basic introduction to the Christian faith, produced by Leading your Church into Growth,  for use in small groups.  The sessions assume no previous knowledge of anything Christian, and use a mix of DVD input, simple discussion activities and space for reflection – it aims to be down-to-earth and enjoyable too! It… Read more »

The Bible Course

Whether you are just looking into the Christian faith or a long way in, this course provides tools and skills that help you read the Bible for yourself. The Bible Course is available both as a manual and DVD set – these can be ordered from their website.     This course has been reviewed… Read more »

Barnabas in Churches

Barnabas (BRF)  are committed to finding new ways to engage people of all ages with the Bible, both inside and beyond the Church, their activities include: Publishing Training Quiet Days Web-based resources   They work to resource individuals and church communities in their Christian discipleship through the Bible, prayer and worship.   Please visit the… Read more »

Anglican Witness Facebook Group

  “The Anglican Witness Facebook Group  is already providing a really valuable resource for sharing stuff, so if you are a Facebooker, can I encourage you to join the group.  I know that some of you have!”  (message from Linda Jones – Church Growth Team Diocese of Liverpool) If you have any news stories which… Read more »

The Text This Week

  This site features a wide variety of resources based on the 3-year RCL cycle. ‘The Text This Week‘  intentionally includes a diverse variety of resources for scripture study, reflection and liturgy, and purposefully does not restrict resources to any particular theological/ideological position. You will find on the website conveniently-organized links to a treasure of… Read more »

Spot the Potential

  “Nothing could be more important for growing the church and transforming our society than developing Christian leaders of wisdom, skill and integrity – and no-one does that better than CPAS.” CPAS offer ‘Growing Leaders‘ courses to enable you to develop leaders at all levels within your church – the course packs provide all the… Read more »

The Big Bible Project

  The Big Bible Project looks to encourage increasing Biblical literacy in the Christian community, highlighting events, good news stories, digital stories, and explorations of the use of the Bible on-line and off-line. It arose within Biblefresh, a 2011 national initiative encouraging Christians to read and engage with their Bibles more (reading, training, translating and… Read more »

HOPE – in our villages, towns and cities

HOPE in our villages, towns and cities   HOPE brings churches together in mission.  The goal is to see individuals and communities in villages, towns and cities throughout the UK transformed by Jesus’ love. HOPE – a catalyst for mission “HOPE gave us a great excuse to work together in mission … through HOPE our… Read more »