revitalisation

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A father/daughter team

In the working-class town of Johnstone, outside Glasgow, church plant Dimity Street Church were praying for someone to help full time with the work. Joanne Sneddon was already helping her father Bobby with various activities while looking for work when the team realised the answer was right in front of them. We spoke to [...]

By | 2018-06-30T11:57:13+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Short stories, Uncategorised|

Creative Outreach

The Hub spoke to Colette Bewley about Upper Reaches, a gathering of Christians who work in or near Temple Quay in Bristol. About 17,000 people work in Temple Quay, a business development in the centre of a triangle of floating harbour, dual carriageway and the busy Bristol railway station. Colette started the charity Upper [...]

By | 2018-06-30T11:54:09+00:00 June 30th, 2018|Feature stories, Uncategorised|

Top ten tips for urban outreach

Martin Korchinsky, a Counties evangelist and CPI planter in Brinnington, a priority 1 council estate in Stockport, South Manchester. The Hub asked him to share some of his strategies for effective urban outreach. Martin says, “We operate a food bank, a youth club for teens, and a drop-in café as well as a traditional [...]

By | 2017-12-03T16:03:23+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Feature stories|

Extending The Kingdom In Rural Areas

A church plant in the Forest of Dean has recently celebrated its 10th anniversary and is going from strength to strength with plans in place to extend its current building. Pastor Tim Cracknell, also a Counties evangelist, tells us what makes this church plant so popular. Can you briefly describe how the church was [...]

By | 2017-12-03T15:59:59+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Feature stories|