GOD WALKS WITH YOU

GOD WALKS WITH YOU

KICK’s mission is to transform young people’s lives, with God’s love, through sport and support. We work with 12,292 young people a week, in 28 boroughs delivering PE, Street Dance, Mentoring and Chaplaincy in 70 schools and working with 24 church-based KICK...
Adjusting to the new normal

Adjusting to the new normal

The world has changed yet our Christian mission has not. The gospel is about transformation, so how can we adjust in the current environment? Here are some concepts to discuss and perhaps act on.  HEART MIND ACTIONS  Most agree it is easier to keep doing what...
The New Year is here… and another lockdown!

The New Year is here… and another lockdown!

I normally find this time of year a helpful point to reflect on the year that has been and to think through the year ahead, but this year it’s harder.  Many people that I am meeting with, having had a break, still feel very tired. There is so much uncertainty...
Mahabba

Mahabba

BUILDING FRIENDSHIPS WITH OUR MUSLIM NEIGHBOURS Through our local Mahabba group we have been steadily encouraging Christians to build friendships with their Muslim neighbours. Recently we hosted an event at our church to invite these friends to. 85 people attended,...
Freedom that only Jesus brings

Freedom that only Jesus brings

In Clerkenwell, a diverse and historic part of London, the church family at Inspire St James is seeing God at work. Members of the church family have intentionally moved onto local estates and are busy sharing the gospel with their neighbours and friends. MEETING...
God speaks in the everyday

God speaks in the everyday

‘The Spirit told Philip, “God to that chariot and stay near it.” Then Philip ran up to the chariot.’ (Acts 8:29-30a) The story of Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch has always fascinated me. It tells us about an encounter that starts in the...
Calling all you Kingdom entrepreneurs

Calling all you Kingdom entrepreneurs

Jesus understood the importance of leadership; He spent much of His ministry training up the leaders who would follow Him, and He brought revolutionary ideas to the subject. Two of my favourite quotes: ‘Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the...
Derek’s story

Derek’s story

‘THEN HE PUT THE KNIFE TOWARDS MY STOMACH …’ In the year that has seen the highest level of knife crime ever recorded in London, XLP continue to work with young people caught up in youth violence, together with the multitude of issues that...
So that the world might know

So that the world might know

HOW CHURCH UNITY IS MAKING A DIFFERENCE ACROSS THE LONDON BOROUGHS What happens when leaders in towns and cities form friendships, pray and do mission together? What happens when those places share what they’ve learnt? The London Mission Collective is working...