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Pioneer Ministry and Fresh Expressions of Church

The final four chapters of Angela Shier-Jones’ book, Pioneer Ministry and Fresh Expressions of Church talk about how existing churches can support and co-exist with fresh expressions. Although not strictly relevant to my situation, it did have some interesting points. … Continue reading

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Just a community or a church?

Any fresh expression that is going to succeed needs clear support and aims. In chapter 3 of Pioneer Ministry and Fresh Expressions of Church, Angela Shier-Jones offers five key components which should be present. They don’t have to be executed … Continue reading

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First, listen…

Continuing through the book Pioneer Ministry and Fresh Expressions of Church by Angela Shier-Jones, she moves onto think about preparing for a pioneering role or fresh expression. Many churches and ministries can be incredibly creative and hugely successful in drawing … Continue reading

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Pioneer Ministry and Fresh Expressions of Church 1

In her book, Pioneer Minister and Fresh Expressions of Church, Angela Shier-Jones offers a theological framework for discussing and implementing fresh expressions. I’ve only just begun reading it and will discuss it as I go though. From chapter 1, defines … Continue reading

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