Andrew and Meryl Nicholson recently called in on Community Church Warndon, Worcester, on their way back from holiday. Andrew explains how this relatively new church is contextualising the gospel and seeing people come to faith.
Paul McLoughlan is looking to plant a church in Bingham, a tough housing estate in Edinburgh. He explains how partnership with FIEC has led to a refurbished building that the planting team are using to reach their community.
20schemes is a ministry of Niddrie Community Church in Edinburgh which has a vision to see gospel churches planted in 20 of Scotland’s most deprived housing schemes (estates). Andy Hunter gives his reflections on attending one of their weekend conferences.
Martin Woodier has been commissioned as the new Co-Pastor of one of our churches in Yorkshire. But a key aspect of his role will be to lead a completely different church. We asked him to share the details.
One of the newest members of the FIEC family planted a church in autumn 2016. Phil Topham’s been finding out more about the first year of Trinity Church Milnthorpe which is a plant from Parr Street Church in Kendal.
More than 20 church plants are now supported by FIEC. Earlier this month we held a 36-hour retreat for church planting couples to support and encourage their ministry. Held in the beautiful surroundings of Torch Trust’s Holiday and Retreat Centre in West Sussex, Sam Buckley went along with his wife Melissa.
If you were planning to be an overseas missionary you would spend time learning about the culture you were going to. But what about reaching “hard places” in Great Britain? Phil Topham’s been finding out about a conference in Middlesbrough designed to equip workers who want to minister on tough housing estates.
Yesterday we featured five of our 50 Places where gospel work has started following the completion of our Go Into prayer cards project. Here’s news of another six places where God has been answering our prayers.