Annual Review 2018

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We are happy to announce that our 2018 Advance Annual Review is now available. Looking back on 2018, our faithful heavenly Father has outworked 1 Corinthians 3.6-9 amongst us: “I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow. So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God, who … Read More

The Advance resource archive is now available as a Podcast

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We are excited to announce that the entire Advance conference recording archive is now available in your favorite podcast app. The archive includes recordings from the earliest Advance gatherings, including Global conferences and continental gatherings. There are even recordings from a number of hub events and training seminars. How do I find it? If you already have a favorite podcast … Read More

Chatting to Ziba Mbense about the journey to planting in Langa, Cape Town

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Tell us about the neighbourhood of Langa? Langa is a township and suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It was established in 1927. Similar to other townships in South Africa, Langa is one of many areas in South Africa that were designated for Black Africans during the apartheid era. Langa is rich in history, culture, diversity and enterprise. However the … Read More

Reconciliation Road Church update

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Gareth and Nadine Bowley began an extraordinary journey 16 years ago when they moved into leadership in what was to become Reconciliation Road Church. The church is just South of Durban, South Africa. Check out this video update to learn more about this great church that is doing great unifying work in a community with a long history of division.

Terry Virgo visits the Western Cape Hub in South Africa

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Terry Virgo recently spent 3 weeks in Cape Town, South Africa, with the congregations of Common Ground Church. During his stay, Terry was kind enough to spend an afternoon with Church leaders from the Western Cape Hub, teaching through three pertinent sessions, aimed at church Eldership teams. You can listen to the sessions here:

Grace Church Cardiff Update

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Owen and Charlotte Cottom planted into South Cardiff (Wales) in early 2018. We wanted to share their story with you, trusting that it will spur you on to consider the neighbourhoods and communities in your region that need a Jesus loving, Gospel proclaiming church plant. Follow their progress at Grace Church Cardiff or www.gracechurchcardiff.org

In case you missed it | January

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Every month Advance publishes a range of movement updates, stories from partner churches and interesting articles on our social media channels.  We have compiled a short summary of January & December news, in case you missed it! Check out the January news summary here >> This edition includes news of two new Advance church plants in Washington DC and Glasgow, … Read More

Sing team

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There are so many things we love about Covenant Grace’s sing team! From the congregational ministry of Gospel proclaiming songs, the personal impact on each team member, the involvement of volunteers and the excellence in production. If you or your church are pursuing greater depth in worship for 2019 this will be a great encouragement! The team at Covenant Grace … Read More

In case you missed it | November

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Every month Advance publishes a range of movement updates, stories from partner churches and interesting articles on our social media channels.  We have compiled a short summary of November news, in case you missed it! Check out the November summary here >> This edition includes a highlights reel from the North American Conference, and link to the session recordings. Updates … Read More

In case you missed it | October

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Every month Advance publishes a range of movement updates, stories from partner churches and interesting articles on our social media channels.  We have compiled a short summary of October news, in case you missed it! Check out the October summary here >> This edition includes a highlights reel from the UK Conference, and link to the session recordings from the … Read More