The latest news, mission thinking and personal reflections from the CMS mission community

  • The valley in the hand

    Do our formulas and systems just get in the way of what lies at the heart of mission?

  • A starter for 10

    Meet some of the first students on CMS’s new MA pathway, focusing on the African Christian diaspora.

  • Time for a fresh perspective?

    Frauke Eicker shares how she has been changed by Partnership for Missional Church

  • Permission to launch for ground-breaking fostering service in Brazil

    Charity founded by CMS mission partners gets green light for change from local authorities

  • Back for the future

    CMS’s new director of international mission, Andy Roberts, shares his hopes for the future for CMS…

  • Finding my place

    Rosie Hopley shares why she’s joined the first cohort of students on the African Christian Diaspora route of the CMS MA course

  • Walking together in mission

    “Church Mission Society has the experience and capacity to help sustain us on the field for a lifetime of ministry.”

  • How to… build a missional community

    Paul Bradbury chooses “five smooth stones” to help us build sustainable groups of disciples with a purpose.

  • Post-colonial pioneering?

    We talk to Harvey Kwiyani about a pioneering new course of study focusing on the impact of the African church in diaspora.

  • Pick up your brush and paint (and fundraise)!

    Vicar and former CMS mission partner turns painter-decorator to support CMS’s 222nd anniversary

  • The Last English Bishop?

    Bishop Nick Drayson reflects on his learning and hopes that one era may be coming to an end.

  • How to… be caught being Christian

    We tend to exhibit our faith when we go to church, but for the rest of the time it largely remains hidden, says Nigel Rooms.