MSM West Midlands

The Diocese of Worcester, Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury District areadelighted to make MSM available locally. We believe it will be a significant resource for building the Kingdom of God in this area. Individuals are most welcome, but we particularly hope that small groups from a church or fresh expression will come as this will deepen the impact of the course.

Who is it for?

  • Those exploring how to begin, sustain and grow a fresh expression of church;
  • Experienced pioneers who want to reflect on what they are doing;
  • Those wanting to learn qualities of Christian ministry;
  • Christians who want their churches to be more effective in mission;
  • All denominations, traditions and ages;
  • Urban, suburban and rural contexts.

Features of the course

  • Designed for busy Christians;
  • Delivered ecumenically;
  • Local and national teachers;
  • Reflection on your context and story;
  • Varied learning styles and resources;
  • Coaching, mentoring, learning networks;
  • Full materials and extra online material.

Modules include

  • Mission context;
  • The mission of God;
  • Vision, values and call;
  • Starting something new;
  • Listening for mission;
  • What is church?
  • Gospel and culture;
  • Team roles and behaviour;
  • Discipleship;
  • Evangelism;
  • Spirituality, worship and the sacraments;
  • Growing to maturity.

Your local course

The course leaders and teachers include Graham Horsley, Ian Bell, Andrew Roberts, Tim Lea, Deb Walton

Course timetable and venue

  • Saturday 23 September 2017
  • Wednesday 11 October 2017
  • Wednesday 8 November 2017
  • Friday 24 – Sunday 26 November 2017
  • Wednesday 10 January 2018
  • Wednesday 7 February 2018
  • Saturday 17 March 2018
  • Wedsnesday 11 April 2018
  • Wednesday 9 May 2018
  • Saturday 16 June 2018

This year, the course will run on weeknights and Saturdays. Weeknights run from 19.30-21.30 Cradley Heath Community Link, 72, High St, Cradley Heath B64 5HA. Saturdays run from 09.30-16.00 Christ Church Lye, High St, Lye, Stourbridge DY9 8LX.  The residential takes place at Holland House, Main Street, Cropthorne, Worcs WR10 3NB.


£225, but subsidy of £75 available for members of churches in the Diocese of Worcester and the Methodist District of Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury.

Download the flier and booking form below or book online.


Emma Woollaston – / 01905 732812


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