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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Last year we gathered 20 church leaders from BC to Newfoundland for an incredibly rich time of learning in Montreal! Together we journeyed through what it means to cultivate Jesus-centred, Kingdom-inspired communities-in-mission. We imagined and explored new forms of Christian community, to help existing congregations experiment with fresh expressions of church, and for others to […]
We are incredibly excited to welcome Rev. Susan Bell as our new teamlead at Fresh Expressions Canada! Susan’s vision, passion, knowledge will be a huge blessing to the movement! We would like to extend our deepest gratitude to our outgoing team lead, Mark Dunwoody for his fantastic leadership over the past year! We wish him all the best […]
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 […]
We hope to draw together problem solvers, who value forming missional communities, that are focused on the “Dones” and “Nones”. Will you join us?
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.”
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