Jesus said to those who followed him 'As the Father has sent me, so do I send you.' Mission is about being sent by Jesus to carry forward the work that he began in all aspects of the life of people in society.
These pages focus on how that calling is carried out in the Diocese of Norwich in different ways especially through the Committed to Growth initiative.
The Diocese of Norwich is Committed to Growth in discipleship, service and numbers. The Bishop of Norwich writes: "I invite everyone to share in our Diocesan commitment to growth". In practice this means:
The Mission Support Team are available to meet with others (groups or individuals) to help think through the issues of being a Mission Shaped Church and to offer support and experience to anyone contemplating outreach or fresh expressions of church. Although they are not experts they will bring their own experience and knowledge to the discussion in order to help you think through and plan for your own situation. More details on the Mission Support Team page.
Published on: 23/11/2011