Who do we think we are? The origins of the Network

Since being elected to serve as the Chair of the Network Steering Group, I became aware of how little I knew of the history of the development of the Network. Our papers did not go back more than a few years and our origins seemed lost. Recently however I was passed...

A Strategy for Collaboration?

Blue sky thinking from Tim Norwood and the cloud… A few days ago, I asked some of my friends on Twitter what suggestions they might have for encouraging collaborative ministry in the Anglican Church. They came back with a number of suggestions that broadly...

What are the distinctive marks of Local Ministry?

by Tim Morris Introduction At the recent Consultation on Local Ministry at Swanwick the question was regularly raised about what defines Local Ministry (with capital L and M). It is argued that most – if not all -parishes claim to be “local”, to be exercising...