Alfa Gospel Praises has multiplied out of the Nová Šance plant – and is at the heart of an innovative approach to church planting for postmoderns in Záb?eh, Czech Republic. “It is impacting our town,” Martin Veselý, church planting coordinator for the Adventists in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, told me by Skype. “More than… Continue reading
What could a Movement look like?
Recently I heard Michael Frost say that it was time for the Baptist church in Australia to be a ‘movement’ rather than just a church. There was a time when the Adventist church saw itself as a ‘movement’! That term could not be used of the church in most areas of the western/northern world. A… Continue reading
New Generations – not connecting!
New generations are not connecting with church. Is this an issue for you? Most of the new generations are not connecting to church. And, fewer of my friends (older!) connect to local churches any more. They read their Bibles and perhaps spend more on Christian books than others – but they are not in churches… Continue reading
THE KINGSWAY @ the Queensway
The Kingsway @ the Queensway is the name of a new plant (in the Queensway pub in Scunthorpe, England), that has multipled out of the newly planted Cottage Beck Café Church. It has been running every Saturday at 3 pm, since mid-January. “We have 7 regulars besides the Café Church team,” say planters Isobel and… Continue reading