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[STORY] 09.03
Starting the Journey
BEN EDSON
sanctus 1 : Manchester UK

"Manchester City Centre is changing. There are approximately 20,000 people living in the city centre boundaries - the majority of these are young working professionals, who live work and party in the city centre. As well as this an estimated 100,000 use the city for business, socialising and shopping everyday. It is a dynamic European city centre. What does Church look like for these people?"

[REFLECTION] 09.03
The Emerging Church and Cultural Creatives
CHRIS VERMEULUM

"American Sociologist Paul H. Ray suggests in a study carried out in 1996, that something very significant is underway below the radar screens of the media..."

[STORY from the VIRTUAL CAFE] 09.03
Iconic, apocalyptic, heretical, emerging, failing
PETE ROLLINS
Ikon : Belfast, Northern Ireland

Pete pops in to our virtual cafe for a drop of the black stuff and to tell us about Ikon: "a community becoming Church, becoming Christian".

[REFLECTION] 09.03
A Leap of Faith
JONNY BAKER

Jonny Baker finds jumping the rooftops of london a perfect metaphor for the emerging church...

[STORY] 09.03
Easter take-away Spirituality
STEVE TAYLOR
Graceway : Ellerslie, New Zealand

Giving into a holiday culture at the expense of a high point of a Christian year?

[STORY] 09.03
Visions of the future
SUE WALLACE
Visions : York UK

"Our story is a long one and sometimes it scares me to see how the dates have whizzed by. Those of us who have been in Visions since the beginning have now been on this strange journey for 14 years. I find that unbelievable, and yet being here is still a constant surprise, constantly new..."

...the two pictures reflect how God relates to creation and humanity. the context an aboriginal gathering around a night fire. a highly spiritual moment earthed yet transcendent...

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