Guides and handouts

Communication and local media advice

Do you want to use the press to tell others about your fresh expression of church? Fearful of making news headlines for all the wrong reasons? This simple guide will help you find your way through the media maze: everything from how to write a release to top tips for social media (including Facebook, blogging and Twitter), great photos and video interviews.

Fresh Expressions logo

Our logo is available to download from our media images page, for the purposes of linking to our website only.

If you would like to use our logo for this purpose please ensure you read the guidelines for use below - essentially our logo should not be stretched, distorted, cramped, cropped, re-coloured or altered in any other way.

For other uses, please contact the Resources Manager.

Fresh Expressions handouts

We have prepared two leaflets exploring key areas of starting a fresh expression of church, with study questions designed to help a learning network explore these important concepts:

You can also download three briefing handouts, originally prepared for the Church of England:

Other handouts

The Methodist Church has produced a document exploring the vision for fresh expressions in the Methodist Church.

Guide - communication and local media advice5.99 MB