Training and events

Training and events to help you find out all about fresh expressions of church and how to start and sustain them. For our calendar of events, see the foot of the page.

  • vision day

    vision days

    Dynamic and inspiring days presented across the country which open people's eyes to the missionary potential of fresh expressions of church. Forthcoming days are listed below.

  • mission shaped intro

    mission shaped intro

    A six-session freely-downloadable course which helps people to reconnect with their communities and think creatively about new ways of being church.

  • mission shaped ministry

    mission shaped ministry

    A one-year part-time course for those leading, or thinking of starting, a fresh expression of church to equip you for ministry in a new form of church.

  • Tape measure

    Bespoke training

    We're always happy to explore bespoke training packages and resources for your needs. Please contact us on to discuss your requirements.

  • Road

    Related training

    Training and courses provided by other agencies and institutions:

  • Seating


    Events put on by Fresh Expressions and other groups or agencies.



Calendar of training and events:

Saturday, 25 April, 2015

Fresh Expressions vision day in Nottingham.

Saturday, 25 April, 2015

What can we learn from teaching and preaching in fresh expressions of church?

Monday, 27 April, 2015

A conversation hosted by Anglican Religious Communities and Archbishop Justin Welby.

Friday, 1 May, 2015

The pursuit is a four-day, 24-7 worship, prayer, community and justice gathering.

Friday, 1 May, 2015

A retreat for pioneers at Malshanger House, near Basingstoke.

Saturday, 9 May, 2015

mission shaped ministry course in South Croydon.

Saturday, 9 May, 2015

Fresh Expressions vision day in Middlesbrough.

Saturday, 30 May, 2015

Fresh Expressions vision day in Perth, Scotland.

Wednesday, 3 June, 2015

An opportunity to gather with other pioneers for a coffee and chat.

Tuesday, 9 June, 2015

Find out more about the CMS Pioneer Leadership Course.