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It has been a time of great change for Mind the Gap. Stephen Murray took tells us more.

Pall Singh explains the the growth of a 'safe place for British Asians or anyone interested in exploring eastern and western spiritualities in Christ.'

In 2009 a group of Christians hired East Worthing Community Centre for 'a couple of weeks' to trial a café church. Leader John Beales explains more.

Tim Lea tells the story of the Bridge, a fresh expression of church in Hinckley, Leicestershire.

Irve Davis-Griffiths, youth minister at Uplyme Church, near Lyme Regis, tells of the Mighty Shed youth and creative fresh expression project.

Discipleship encourages a dependence on the Spirit: why is trusting the Spirit so important? Top-down learning risks creating dependency, which the New Testament puts a strong emphasis on avoiding. Pioneers should equip their new churches to stand on their own feet - but won't things go wrong?

This section explores starting and growing a fresh expression of church - how to start, what to start, how to get support, how to navigate uncharted waters, how to grow something sustainable and how to be a great team.

This page explores how to grow a sustainable fresh expression of church - the definition of sustainability, sustaining pioneers, sizing to fit the context, simple church, transitioning from first to second generation leaders, managing other transitions, keeping the venture fresh and identifying fruitfulness.

This page explores how to be a great team, using the framework of forming, norming, storming, performing and adjourning.

Sustaining a fresh expressions: shared leadership.