Becoming welcoming churches

Whenever a new person turns up (or returns) to church it’s a significant moment – in one way or another there is probably ‘a story’ behind them coming… Perhaps they’ve started to ask questions about God and are looking for answers (when this happens there is usually a big ‘life event’ somewhere in the background)….

Evangelism in a Catholic Context

‘Evangelization is in fact the grace and vocation proper to the Church, her deepest identity, She exists in order to evangelize’.  Pope Paul VI Evangelii Nuntiandi, 14. ‘Evangelism’ (literally, the process of sharing the good news) is the priviledge and mission of every follower of Christ and every congregation, but it sometimes really helps to have some resources, encouragement and…

Vision: Blessing & Good News for this generation

MLG helps clergy and the whole congregation to explore what it means for their church to engage in mission and provides support & encouragement, to engage fruitfully and effectively with the challenge. MLG aims to… Provide every incumbent with the opportunity to engage with the most up to date thinking on missional leadership and positive support to apply this…

New Cohorts are GO!

Just last week we were thrilled to launch our 6th cohort on the Missional Leadership for Growth programme as we gathered the new cohort for an evening to explore together the aims and content of the MLG pathway, to meet the delivery team and to get to know one another. Included in cohort 6 are…