There's much discussion in the Church (big C) about the need for fresh expressions of church (small c). But when is something truly fresh (a new way of being/doing church - shaped by those it is attracting) and when is it simply old church presenting itself in a fresh way? Does it matter? What should be our vision at HT - launch fresh expressions or get fresh?
Now in its 4th year, On The Move is a week long street mission run together by Aylesbury churches. It's about ordinary Christians meeting with the public and sharing their faith in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.
A free barbeque lets us demonstrate God's care for everyone. Musicians and singers set the scene, 'inviters' and 'welcomers' greet and chat to passers-by. It's also a great chance to meet and work with Christians from other churches.
For more information visit www.onthemove.org.uk
Our aim in the future is to have everyone in the Church belonging to, or linked with, a Small Group meeting alongside the traditional Sunday Services. We believe that this is vital to offering all our members the support and friendship they deserve. In a fast changing world we all need to be part of a community. Read more ...