We are collecting and sharing stories of God's people trying new things, making disciples and becoming church.
We're all learning, and here are some of the really important things we've learned so far.
The Church Army Church Growth Research suggests there are ten parameters…
A fresh expressions church planter starts by listening to the needs of ones’ community.
A Fresh Expression, simply put, is a new form of church that is contextualized to ones’ locality…
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A one-day conference for Fresh Expressions Practitioners interested in exploring the changing religious landscape and evolving story of secularity in Canada. As leaders in the Canadian church we know the religious landscape in Canada has changed. We feel it when we’re tasked with closing empty churches or when churches wrestle to find meaningful connection points […]
A three-day conference (September 21-23) in Truro, N.S., focused on mission and Fresh Expressions of Church. Sponsored by The Anglican Diocese of Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island, this learning event is for lay and clergy. Hear inspiring stories of hope and share ideas for starting new faith communities. Discuss, dream and design ways to […]
Messy Church Canada is thrilled to announce the appointment of Rev. Dr. Neil Mancor as the Messy Church Regional Coordinator for the province of Quebec. Neil is passionate about Messy Church and its potential to engage the local church in the Mission of God. Neil’s role will be to support, encourage and advise Messy Church […]
You're not alone! We are gathering a team of missional dreamers.
I desire to see new and existing communities discover the incredible potential that missional-focused ministry has in reaching the un-churched and de- churched. “Fresh Expressions is an fantastic resource for those seeking to start something new, with the support of folks who are in the same boat.”
I AM EAGER to embark on a collaborative journey of creating a national network WITH all types of peoples/churches that would seek to form new missional communities for folk who may never come to traditional church.- Mark Dunwoody
In planting two fresh expressions of church, I’ve seen the benefits of a missional approach in the lives of new disciples. I’m in, to help Fresh Expressions Canada share stories, support practitioners and build a network of partners.- Ryan Sim