MK Deanery: Draft Agenda for 2017-2020

1. Church Growth • Pioneer Ministry in New Areas • Lay-led Fresh Expressions • Re-planting struggling congregations • Filling in the Gaps • Building up Resource Churches • Looking beyond the original borders… • Local Training and Vocation 2. The Common Good • Proclaiming the Good News of the Kingdom • Ecumenical Partnership through Mission […]

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COMPASS Courses Summer 2017

Details of COMPASS Courses for the Summer term are now available. Our Preaching Life course will continue on Thursday evenings. We also have two new courses: * The Soul’s Sap Quivers. Exploring faith through the works of four major poets – Thursday evenings at All Saints, Loughton * The Bible at the Museum (and Library!) – […]

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Preaching Beyond the Walls

The Preaching Course was joined by Ruth Maxey this week for a session looking at how we “preach” to people with little knowledge of Christian faith. It was a thought-provoking evening with stories, examples and challenging ideas. There are seventeen people on the Preaching Course, and the group includes experienced preachers, people in training and […]

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COMPASS Courses

More and more people across MK now know about the Compass Courses, and their uptake has steadily increased. Having attended one course, members will book another one the following term, and some of the recent courses have had impressive numbers of people attending. Compass grew out of an awareness of the hunger that existed amongst […]

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Preaching Life

Tim is organising a preaching course as part of the COMPASS programme during Spring/Summer 2017. This course is about the art of preaching, which is so important to the life of the church. It will be a good introduction for those who are starting out, but there will also be something for those who want […]

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