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Generosity

Thursday 9th November Posted by Chris

Generosity is an important word in our community. It’s our hope that we look at the decisions we make through the lens of generosity.

Five Years In

Wednesday 2nd August Posted by Rich

About this time five years ago we arrived in Exeter. I remember it being a strange time. We didn’t know anyone and we had virtually no responsibilities. The weather was great, the London olympics were on and we enjoyed exploring Devon. We had no idea how the whole ‘church planting’ thing was going to work out, but we were excited.

A Space for the Less Certain

Thursday 1st June Posted by Rich

Back in April a few of us headed up north — everything seems up north from Exeter —  to attend the Nomad Gathering. Nomad is a podcast run my two guys called Tim and Dave, each episode they interview different authors, theologians and practitioners about community, mission and the future of the church.

Thin Places

Wednesday 15th February Posted by Rich

A phrase we’ve been throwing around a lot lately — particularly in relation to our weekend gatherings — is ‘thin places’. This metaphor isn’t a new concept, it’s roots our found in Celtic Christianity. Originally the phrase was a way of describing those places and moments where it feels like heaven and earth meet, that the space between them is so thin, that you can actually catch glimpses of God.