How do you prevent heresy in these types of Churches?

April 26, 2011

    (By Neil Cole) When teaching about the organic church, a question I am asked more than any other is how we handle the threat of heresy. I understand this concern and want to address it in an intelligent […]

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What about worship through singing and music?

April 26, 2011

  A common question that gets asked about Simple/Organic/House Church life is about the role of worship through singing and music. This is normally because a simple Church scenario is so different from the prevailing Church scenario that we are […]

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What is the role of 5 Fold ministry and how does this function in networks of these Churches?

April 19, 2011

  (By Tony and Felicity Dale) In many churches, people get excited when one of the so called “five-fold ministries” comes to town. (The name “five-fold comes from the passage quoted below in Ephesians 4.) They hope to receive a […]

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How do we relate to other Simple Churches in our area?

April 19, 2011

  In Ephesians 4 Paul describes the Church of Jesus Christ as a living body. This body is ‘joined’ and ‘knit’ together by what all the different joints supply. We see from the scriptures that God’s heart is to see […]

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Do you believe in “Organizing things” and having structure?

April 19, 2011

    (By Neil Cole)   Is structure a bad word in organic church? Can systems be organic or are they only institutional? How do you organize a decentralized, rapidly expanding, spontaneous multiplication movement without killing it in the process? […]

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Is this about Church Planting?

April 19, 2011

  Across the UK – Churches, groups and Pioneers are embracing the ‘missional’ call of God Is this about Church Planting? Yes and No! Many people around the world are returning to the commands and teachings of Jesus. It seems […]

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What about accountability and covering?

April 19, 2011

  Do we believe in what the scriptures say about accountability? Yes Do we believe in the non-scriptural idea of  ‘covering’? No The scriptures are full of references to accountability and the idea that being a follower of Jesus is […]

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Pioneer Mission Travel Guide (The New Book)

April 15, 2011

  Based on 10 years of experience, we are pleased to announce the arrival of our first book…‘Pioneer Mission’ Hopefully this travel guide will help rapidly spread ideas that will mobilize an army of ordinary people to engage in extraordinary missions to […]

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10 Reasons to start a Simple/House Church

April 12, 2011

Rad Zdero, in “The Global House Church Movement” (Wm Carey)   1. Biblical This was the New Testament pattern established by Jesus and the apostles and carried on by the early church for the first three centuries. It emerged again […]

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Relating to other Churches and Denominations

April 5, 2011

(By Steve Jones) Looking back over 2,000 years, new movements and new ways of being church have tended to fall out with the historical churches and denominations – each side comparing the best of their ‘way’ with the worst of […]

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