New ANVIL journal: Thriving in mission

The latest issue looks at sustainability from the viewpoints of theology and mission

A listening year

Church Mission Society has bold mission plans, but we dare not launch them without first listening to Jesus, to each other and to voices from the edges.

Passing the baton

Maurice Sinclair reflects on the learning he gained from taking part in Adelante, CMS’s Latin America-focused mission gathering.

Amazing Grace – slow burn discipleship?

As we approach the hymn's 250th anniversary, how does John Newton's slow journey towards justice speak to us?

What is pioneering?

Take some time to connect with the calling, challenge, ministry and hope of pioneering, says Ash Barker. Could this be describing you?

Stumbling towards the edges

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

The valley in the hand

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

Time for a fresh perspective?

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

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

How to… build a missional community

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

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.