Who are we?

Fresh Expressions seeks to transform communities and individuals through championing, resourcing and multiplying new ways of being church. We work with Christians from a broad range of denominations and traditions and the movement has resulted in thousands of new congregations being formed alongside more traditional churches.

An introduction to Fresh Expressions | What is a fresh expression of church?

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Essential fresh expressions

All the essentials of fresh expressions of church in just seven three-minute guides.

What are fresh expressions of church, why and how to start them, discipleship, multiplying and how to measure fruitfulness.

making and growing disciples in the countryside

Passionate about seeing new disciples of Jesus in the countryside? Planted or seeking to plant a fresh expression of church in a rural area? Want to be better equipped to discern regional mission strategy in a rural area? This is not just a conference, but a gathering for learning from each other, storytelling and prayer.

Find out more about making and growing disciples in the countryside, 15-17th June 2015, Swanwick.

mission shaped ministry

Our one-year, part-time course which takes you on a learning journey as part of a supportive community, training you for ministry in fresh expressions of church.

Find your local course centre on the mission shaped ministry website or do the course from home and sign up for mission shaped ministry online.

Taking Fresh Expressions forward

Find out about our current five areas of focus and our key new projects going forward. Read Taking Fresh Expressions forward.

The Guide

The Guide contains a wealth of how-to-do-it advice on starting, developing and sustaining fresh expressions of church.
Explore the Guide.

Get inspired

Find stories of fresh expressions to inspire you to start your own:

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Have you created a fresh expression of church? Tell us your story, we’d love to hear about your successes (or failures!)