Lambeth Awards for CMS people

Archbishop of Canterbury recognises unique contributions to church worldwide

Mirna’s on a mission

After stepping into leadership at a young age, local partner Mirna Paulo is now a leader in a significant women's movement

CMS Magazine May 2022

All the stories and more from the May 2022 issue of the CMS magazine

Join us on the adventure of God’s mission

Alastair Bateman, CEO of Church Mission Society, introduces the new-look CMS Magazine, which reflects our renewed vision

“If you are there God, show me”: a Syrian woman’s story

Meet Tamar, a CMS local partner who helps people in the Arab world see God in new ways.

Ukraine: why I chose to stay

Mission partner Alison Giblett shares why she chose to stay among her community in Ukraine even as violence swept in

Giving faith a fighting chance

Eastender Jay Lilley sparred with army life, wealth and homelessness before finding faith in the boxing ring.

Seeking a mighty impact with Christ at the centre

Joan Busolo, the new CMS manager in Africa, shares her dreams for mission there

Stumbling towards the edges

Andy Roberts and Jonny Baker talk about the edges of mission, in the UK and globally.

Simon Upcott

Simon is an experienced church and charity trustee, honed alongside a long career in business with large listed, multinational enterprises.  His international finance, accounting, tax and leadership skills have afforded him the opportunity to travel extensively, his enthusiasm having been kindled by early years spent in Japan. He now applies his experience and abilities in […]

John Stansfeld

John recently retired from Lloyd’s Register, a technical and business services organisation with operations in over 80 countries that employs over 8,000 people. He served on Lloyd’s Register’s executive team for 20 years and had director-level positions in the areas of strategy, human resources, transportation business leadership, as well as regional responsibilities for the Americas […]

Kevin McKemey

Kevin advises church-based agencies and programmes around the world on disaster risk reduction, behavioural change and social impact assessment. Kevin grew up in a missionary family in Kenya. He made a commitment to Christ at the age of eight and, while studying agriculture in Scotland, recommitted his life to Christian service in his early 20s. He […]