National Estate Churches Network

Category: Estates Evangelism Task Group

  • Estates Evangelism Task Group Live Stream!

    The Church of England’s Estates Evangelism Task Group (EETG) is gathering representatives from Church of England dioceses and key organisations working with estates churches for a conference next week and we would like you to join us online! There are three live streamed keynote addresses that will be available to everyone via NECN’s YouTube channel.  […]

  • EETG at the Church of England National Synod

    The Church of England has an ongoing commitment to resourcing and planting worshipping communities on social housing estates. To help drive this forward, the Estates Evangelism Task Group (EETG) was formed in 2015 as part of the Church of England’s Renewal and Reform strategy. Several trustees from NECN are part of that working group and […]

  • podcast 2 – good news from the estates

    The second of the Estates Evangelism Task Group podcasts is now live. This month’s conversation features the Twydall Estate in Gillingham with Justin Stratis and Ann Richardson. Please listen and share.

  • we don’t need to bring Jesus to the urban estates

    links to an excellent article by Philip North on estate mission, and responses to it by Ian Paul

  • Podcast – Finding the Treasure

    Listen to the first in a series of podcasts – colleagues from Wythenshaw reflect on how the Estates Theology Project has helped churches and their neighbours to reflect on what gifts God has given them to share together.

  • stories of transformation – st james, rounds green

    Here is a really beautiful story of a transformed estate church and transformed lives at St James, Rounds Green on Lion Farm in Dudley

  • Estates Evangelism Task Group: Paper for the General Synod

    To have a loving, worshipping, serving Christian community on every significant social housing estate in England. You can read the February 2019 General Synod Motion and background paper here (it was carried unanimously) General Synod motion

  • Bishop Philip North’s address to Synod

    When the early apostles set out of fulfil their task of growing the church, they started with the hungry and the widowed and the slaves. When St Francis set about rebuilding the church in the twelfth century, his first move was to go and live with a colony of people with leprosy. When St Vincent […]