The fresh, uncharted territory of new housing developments is arguably the ideal context for pioneer ministry. But serving and blessing a community that might not yet exist can present challenges as well as opportunities.
This engaging booklet gives practical advice for regional leaders who are considering how to serve emerging areas in their jurisdiction, as well as pioneer ministers who are working in new communities.
Planning Matters How churches can be involved in plans for new housing areas, a document produced by Chelmsford Diocese Church Planting Project Team, May 2018 (Revised November 2018)
Easter Egg Hunt – A method statement for an Easter Egg Hunt
Reaching New People Webinar with Ali talking about reaching people in New Housing Areas
CMS How To Pioneer on a new housing estate Ali shares some of her story.
Anvil What on earth am I doing?
Premier Interview with Ali and Penny
Fuelcast – A Kairos Moment, Ali asks how issues of new housing in our community leads us as Christians to respond.
Fuelcast – Snake or Butterfly – Part 2 – So what exactly do snakes and butterflies have to do with church?