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When it Went Wrong…and what I Learnt: Making Change Possible

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  I have made a lot of mistakes leading MCs, some little “why did I do that?” moments that get ironed out by quick conversations, apologies or challenges, others that are a bit… Continue reading

Sustaining a Life of Community

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Community. Extended Family. Oikos. Family on Mission. If you’ve been around this movement for any length of time the chances are you’ve heard or read about these kind of words and how what we’re… Continue reading

But How Can I Make Missional Communities Work With…? Part Two

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This is the second part to a post published last week which asked the question Are the principles of Missional Communities really transferable?   Today, Ben gives some more response to that question.… Continue reading

But how can I make Missional Communities work with…? PART ONE

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Are the principles behind missional communities really transferable? Can you really make a community fruitful in any context? I’ve got to be honest, I think the answer is yes. You can do a… Continue reading

ABCs of UP, IN, OUT: IN

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This is the last in a 3-part series designed to help your Missional Community have a good balance of UP (focus on relationship with God), IN (focus on relationships with each other) and… Continue reading

Keeping Going

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An essential part of the journey of a disciple and a leader is the point at which they realize the vision God has called them to is impossible,  it can’t be done.  … Continue reading

Growing an Oikos: getting people to commit!

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  I wonder if you have been here:  You’ve come up with a plan for mission in your community, you’re doing something new and are excited about it.  There is a core team on… Continue reading

Changing seasons: what does that mean for our MC?

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Well it feels as if Autumn is well and truly underway here in the north of the UK and it’s amazing how quickly the shift of seasons can happen. A week ago our… Continue reading

Sustaining a Life of Mission: In it for the Long Haul

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  At our church over the last couple of months we have been talking a lot with our missional community leaders about what it is that leads to breakthrough.  We have a number… Continue reading

NEW WORKSHOP DATES ADDED!

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    If you’ve never been to one of our Discipleship and Missional Communities Workshop then why don’t you make 2014 the year to come and see us?  Or perhaps you’ve been to… Continue reading