Resources

Resources

Mission is learning. Are you curious about different cultures? Looking for insights from the edges? Go on a learning journey with us with these free resources.

CMS Magazine and Prayerlines

Anvil

Our journal of theology and mission helps you think deeper about mission today

More resources from our archive

Easter reflection from CEO Alastair Bateman

In a challenging season, Alastair reflects on God's power in human weakness.

How to… keep mission on the agenda

CMS advocates are working hard to keep local and global mission high on the agenda within their churches.

Stay with us: stability and momentum through change

Ian Adams explores the Emmaus story as a guide for living through constantly changing times

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.

The spirituality of fundraising

Spirituality. Fundraising. In the same sentence? Really? Why should we ask for money? Why do we give, as a response to the asking?

Video: Dave Bookless – The Earth is the Lord’s

Dave Bookless says: "When Christians take the earth seriously, people take the gospel seriously."

Creation Care: a biblical reflection

At a key moment in the story of humanity's engagement with the earth and her creatures, Ian Adams reflects on Genesis.

Audio: Prayer exercises by Ian Adams

Now with added series of prayers exploring movement, sound and paradox in prayer. Also includes praying with the parables and the seasons.

Dwelling in the Word

One of the key spiritual practices of Partnership for Missional Church.

How to… notice what God is up to

Become a detective of divinity!

How to…start a missional community

Andrea Campanale of Sacred Space Kingston shares her learning

Being sent in mission: an African perspective

By Dr Harvey Kwiyani, head of Missio Africanus and part of the Church Mission Society Pioneer Mission Leadership Training course faculty