Tag Archive: sheffield

Sustaining a Life of Mission…Spiritual Disciplines

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  Discipline…. Ooh I can just feel the shudder down my spine! I wonder how many of us grew up in the Discipline = Death generation?? I’m fairly sure I did. I think… Continue reading

Celebrating Festivals as a Missional Community: Advent

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All churches will differ in the way they celebrate the different festivals in the church calendar (Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, Pentecost etc), but engaging in these can be a really helpful way to… Continue reading

Community Values…LIMBS!

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  I was thinking recently about how at our church in Sheffield we are one body of people who both gather and go; we regularly come together to be sent back out again. This… Continue reading

Oikos: Helen’s story

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    Over the past couple of weeks it’s been great to read some of the very practical ways that Oikos can be lived out in Christian community. As I’ve reflected on my experience… Continue reading

Upcoming Autumn Workshops

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  Interested in coming to hear more about Mission and Discipleship or Missional Communities? Our workshops are a great place to explore some of the key principles, tools and vehicles that form the… Continue reading

Abiding: as an individual

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  This week we continue our series on Abiding by looking at how we might ‘abide’ as an individual.  You can read previous posts on this subject here and here. Abiding for me… Continue reading

Something to listen to

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If you want to listen to a talk all about the principles of covenant, ‘oikos’, disciple-making and living as real community then why not have a listen to this talk by Rev Paul… Continue reading

Real Life Discipleship: converts or disciples?

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I was talking to someone the other day who reminded me that we’re called to make disciples not converts….This got me thinking, how am I discipling others? Most people in our Simple Church… Continue reading

Real Life Discipleship…Repent & Believe!

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  Today I want to think about how you know if someone is actually being discipled. What’s the key ingredient? To help with this, I wanted to share a little example of somebody… Continue reading

Community Values…Internationals

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  Each Missional Community should share in the core values held by the whole church of which it is a part, but each MC also has its own distinct values which shape its identity more… Continue reading