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Beginning Asset-based community Development

(from article Robert King “Death and Resurrection of an Urban Church, retrieved 15 April 2017) https://www.faithandleadership.com/death-and-resurrection-urban-church Three steps in the process 1. Listen Learn about your community by paying attention to its people and environment, including individuals; associations and other community … Continue reading

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Growing Community

Have you ever heard church people talking about “reaching out into the community” – and noticed that this phrasing makes it sound like church is over here and community is over there – a completely different entity.  And then found yourself … Continue reading

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Jamming with the Brothers

Last night, there was a fantastic programme on late night BBC about a small group of 5 men who are saving lives, renovating a derelict church and restoring it to the small community in a multi-faith city – “Bronx to … Continue reading

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Art and liturgical year

Advent…. Easter…. looking for visual ideas for church? Check out this magazine-on-computer, crammed with visual creativity

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“Watch with me – The Art of Easter at Inverness Cathedral”

This Easter 2015 exhibition will be available to view on Tuesday 31 March+Wednesday 1 April+Thursday 2 April+Friday 3 April Heather Gregg, of Re:Connect: “This small 4 day exhibition reimagines and recovers the wonder of that first Easter – a tumultuous … Continue reading

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Shed Church – church for the non-religious?

Recently I’ve read (and shared) a number of articles on difficulties the church experiences in evangelism and engaging people in the life of the church… BUT today… I came across an article on the fresh expressions website that takes a … Continue reading

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Why millennials are leaving the church – Rachel Held Evans

How do we connect with church, why are people leaving church…. What is Church? Reading Rachel Evans blog post this morning I was reminded that in 2007 Tearfund published a report into church attendance in the UK (available here). I … Continue reading

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