Stories

“Without your support, a generation of disciples could be lost.”

Amid multiple culture clashes and the destruction of their environment, indigenous Christians in the Chaco stand at a crossroads.

Read more about the impact of our work and what we are seeing God do


An unstoppable wave of women

Despite growing pressures, hundreds of indigenous women in northern Argentina are stepping up and putting their faith and love into action for their communities.

Giving faith a fighting chance

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

“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.

Latest prayer news

  • Ukraine update 27 June 2022

    Despite also needing to contend with the destructive aftermath of a fire in her flat in Kyiv, Alison and our other people in mission continue to coordinate practical and spiritual care for the people of Ukraine who are dealing with so much trauma and loss. God has provided the ministry team a very good base […]

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  • A time to mourn

    The CMS community are grieving the death of Rev Jane Shaw, former mission partner in Pakistan and CMS trustee; she was an ever-faithful member of our family and will be greatly missed.

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  • Trustee meet-up

    Give thanks for the CMS board of trustee meeting that took place this week and for all the women and men who serve in this way. CMS will soon be looking for new trustees to join the board; pray for this process.

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From the blog

Strategic lay pioneer leaders training hub to open in Birmingham

Church Mission Society joins with The United Reformed Church, The Congregational Federation and Seedbeds to launch the ‘Newbigin Pioneering Hub’

An invitation to Boris Johnson

A CMS mission partner invites the prime minister to visit southwest Uganda – to gain some perspective and more compassion when it comes to refugees.

Rev Jane Shaw, 1947 to 2022

Former mission partner, health administrator, trustee of CMS and wise guide to many