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The Fresh Expressions movement is built on the stories of everyday people joining in with what God is doing in their local communities....


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The Mission Shaped POdcast

A podcast from Fresh Expressions UK connecting and resourcing ordinary people for the contextual mission of the extraordinary God

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Examples of Fresh Expressions

Fresh Expressions are rooted in and shaped by the context in which they’re established which means no one Fresh Expression is the same. If you’re looking for inspiration of what’s possible or some new ideas of ways in which you can grow or develop your fx then these stories are a great place to start….


Because Fresh Expressions is a growing movement of pioneers there’s always something new happening; whether it’s an event, a publication, training, or just some really great stories, the best way to get informed and stay connected is to sign up for our newsletter. 

fx Online Conversations​

Our fx Online Conversations are a great way to connect with the stories of the movement and explore what pioneering could look like in the contexts we’re placed in. You can catch up with all our previous live conversations with fx practitioners and theologians from around the world by heading to our YouTube Channel. Below are a collection of our most watched videos.

Missio Dei in a Digital World

Rewilding the Church

Book Launches

21st Century Christian

GodSend Relaunches with an updated version of the book and a new website. The highly-anticipated GodSend Relaunch event is set to take place on March 13th, 2023 at 7:30pm GMT as a streamed event online via Facebook and YouTube. This event marks the official relaunch of the GodSend resource, with exciting new additions to the book, website and accompanying video content.

Mindful Devotions

Following on from their first book ‘Mindfulness as Mission Gift’, Karen Openshaw and Bishop Chris Edmondson have partnered with Fresh Expressions again to create a book of 40 Mindful Devotions.

21st Century Christian

Watch this interview with Mike Moynagh and Michael Beck (FX US), the authors of fx publication ’21st Century Christian’.

’21st Century Christian’, explores what it’s like to follow Jesus where life happens and helps equip you to form new, vibrant Christian communities in every ordinary nook and cranny of life.

Getting started

Pioneering is all about growing new forms of church where church isn’t.

We’ve been doing this for over 18 years and we have a vast community of practitioners and loads of resources.

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fx Values

Fresh Expressions of Church take several different forms; 

from new housing, rural, messy church, forests, coffee shops, barns, online and even church buildings. Several key features unite them to provide further clarity…

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Fresh Expressions are rooted in and shaped by the context in which they’re established

No single Fresh Expression is the same. These stories are a great place to be inspired.

Learn more

fx Resourcing

One of the four key activities of fx is to enable the resourcing of the movement

We’ve developed a sustainable framework that empowers practitioners and pioneers within the movement to co-create and resource one another. Check out the wealth of resources and training available

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