Plan for 10,000 New Churches Roils C of E

An ambitious target of planting 10,000 new, predominantly lay-led churches by 2030 headlines the recommendations of a briefing paper issued by the Church of England’s Vision and Strategy group in late June.

God Knows We’re Messy, and That’s OK

A child-focused ministry practice is attracting people who haven't been to church for years -- or decades. "It is the kids who can't wait to come back, who are asking for Messy Church more often, who are dragging their parents along.”

Iranian Christianity Expands

A service in Wakefield Cathedral launching a liturgy in the Farsi (Persian) language is a sequel to an intriguing mission story.