Welcome! − News


This page includes news items from the past 12 months and an archive of earlier items. Click/tap on any red heading to see the full news item.

RSS An RSS feed is also available.

How to prepare a church profile

31st January 2019

One of the sets of Training Notes uploaded to the site today gives careful advice on how to prepare a church profile, especially if it includes a person profile for a new Minister.
Click/tap red heading to continue

The need to set leaders free

2nd January 2019

One of the new resources on this website, added in December, gives a clear message of the need to set church leaders free to focus on what should be their priority ministries. Set my leaders free! is the title of Training Notes TN112 in the Resources section of this site.
Click/tap red heading to continue

Church policies checklist published

3rd December 2018

Churches now have free access to a checklist of policies they need to consider writing to comply with legislation or best practice. The list is divided into clear categories, including a listing of the essentials as the total list is long.
Click/tap red heading to continue

creative organisation for effective christian ministry

New items are added to the Resources section of the site every other month.
For shorter nuggets, follow John on Twitter (see icon near top right-hand corner of each page). If you do not have a Twitter account simply keep using this link on a regular basis to see all John's tweets. He adds several new ones each week.



You have been invaluable to me throughout my first incumbency. You seemed to have something to say to each problem I encountered in the parish! 
A vicar now in chaplaincy in a Twitter DM - November 2019