Go Big or Go Home : Rev Graham Horsley

Rev Graham Horsley who is Methodist Connexional Fresh Expressions Missioner shared with us on the theme of Risk-taking Mission and Service. Below is an outline of his themes, thoughts and ideas. Graham shared a story from Yorkshire and the founding of Filey Primitive Methodist Church.  He shared how a man who went to try and plant a church there had …

Developing Together : Paul Wood from Methodist Connexion

‘They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. Everyone was filled with awe at the many wonders and signs performed by the apostles. All the believers were together and had everything in common. They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need. Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They …

A Radical Welcome for those with the Least : Paul Morrison of JPIT

This is a brief summary of the key note address by Paul Morrison at Spring Synod 2016 in the Newcastle upon Tyne District.  Links are provided to various reports that were used in the presentation. Our Attitudes to the Poor or how… Ministers are a bit strange… and we should try to learn from them. Church goers and the general public think very …