‘It’s time to end the myth of the complete leader; the flawless person at the top who’s got it all figured out. In fact, the sooner leaders stop trying to be all things to all people, the better off their organizations will be.’ This is a summary of a large ecumenical research report Leadership and […]
Read the full transcript of George Dunn’s 2019 Germinate Lecture. You can find more information about, and videos from, the Germinate Lecture here.
Worshipping Together is designed to enable those who worship in rural churches to plan and lead worship that is appropriate for their contexts and doesn’t require the presence or practical involvement of a clergy person. With rural clergy – across the denominations – responsible for larger groups of churches, we know that the involvement of […]
Teenagers. They can be elusive and mysterious, apparently living life glued to screens and electronic devices. It sometimes seems as though there’s no way to interact with them, or engage them in church life and faith. From an early age, we teach children to make decision about their own lives, from what clothes they wish […]
Rural Mission Sunday is an opportunity to celebrate the life of the rural church and the real difference rural Christians can and do make in their communities. This year we are thinking about what it means to live out our faith in everyday life and we’ve chosen three Bible passages which we think help us […]
‘I know now that my job is simply to talk Jesus; the rest will be up to God!’ That’s the verdict of Izzy, who attended the Talking Jesus course at a Yorkshire church. ‘I feel I have been given a toolkit to use in all sorts of contexts, and I have had some fantastic conversations […]