Church planting update: GodFirst Jozi East.

AdvanceBlog, Update and Prayer points

GodFirst Jozi East, is a new church plant located just east of the Johannesburg CBD, in a community called Bertrams. We caught up with Simon and Thobile Chittenden who are leading the team, about how things are going and how we can pray with them. “For the past two years God has been drawing people together from across the city; as … Read More

New Venue for Frontline Church, Fayetteville, North Carolina.


Recently, Frontline Church, In Fayetteville, North Carolina, moved into their new venue. We caught up with them to hear more about the story of how they came to finding this spot, as well as how God provided the means for them to move in! Here is what Blake Burrough, one of the leaders, had to say:  “The story is pretty wild. … Read More

North American Hub Gatherings.

Nicky HaynesBlog, News, Update and Prayer points

At the heart of what we do as a movement is to plant and strengthen churches. One of the ways we seek to strengthen is to build and nurture the relationships between churches, so that we can express authentic partnership in the gospel. These gathering moments are for building up leaders, strengthening bonds and increasing collaboration and partnership as we … Read More

Advance team visits Uganda.

AdvanceBlog, News

During October, a team from Grace Generation Church in Pietermaritzburg, SA, and OneTribe Church in Nairobi, Kenya, visited a group of church leaders in Uganda. Their aim was to strengthen the already existing friendships and relationships with church leaders in the area, as well as to encourage and exhort the leadership teams. They were privileged to gather in person, through conferences … Read More

Serving Beyond ourselves.

AdvanceBlog, News

Serving beyond ourselves, whether in our own city, or further afield, is one of the beautiful by-products of gospel-centred mission. In our current season, opportunities abound to serve, give and show the love of Jesus in practical ways. We caught up with a few churches, from very different contexts around the globe, on what serving beyond themselves has looked like recently for … Read More

Prayer Mailer

AdvanceBlog, News, Update and Prayer points, Update and Prayer points

In this mailer, we are shifting the focus from pure news and stories, to ways we can currently pray for and support one another as churches across the globe. These videos, calls to prayer and updates could be used in your mid-week gatherings, corporate prayer times, as updates for your church or to fuel your own prayer life. To read the … Read More

An update from churches in the Nepal region.

AdvanceBlog, Update and Prayer points

From Puran and Rebecca Rasaili in Khatmandu: Dear Advance Family, 2020 wasn’t an easy year for most of us around the world. Starting from May till November it was a complete lockdown here and we were confined within four walls of our building. All our services were turned into a virtual platform which we have never done before especially in our part of the world. The … Read More