What are some of challenges & encouragements of being a female gospel worker or the the wife of a new church planter?

Gloria Furman is the author of Glimpses of Grace, Treasuring Christ When Your Hands Are Full, and The Pastor’s Wife. She lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with her husband Dave, a pastor, and their four children. Gloria is a member of Redeemer Church of Dubai and blogs at www.gloriafurman.com https://vimeo.com/130534336

20schemes Weekender Session 4: Training Women In The Local Church

The 20schemes Weekender was Friday 5 to Sunday 7 June 2015 at Niddrie Community Church. This is the session video from session 4: Women in the Local Church by Sharon Dickens. https://vimeo.com/130325891

20schemes Weekender Session 1: What Is The Gospel?

At our recent 20schemes weekender we kicked proceedings off by reminding ourselves of the gospel and its importance for whatever context we minister within. The first message was brought to us by Andy Prime our church planter in Gracemount. You can find out more about his work with us here. Keep your eye out for […]

Why are so few women being trained, equipped and sent to work in impoverished areas?

Gloria Furman is the author of Glimpses of Grace, Treasuring Christ When Your Hands Are Full, and The Pastor’s Wife. She lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with her husband Dave, a pastor, and their four children. Gloria is a member of Redeemer Church of Dubai and blogs at gloriafurman.com. 
In this video, Gloria answers […]

What is a 20schemes weekender & what happened when 100 people got together to discuss ministry in our poor communities?

Last weekend 104 people, including 35 children gathered together for a weekend at Niddrie Community Church for our inaugural 20schemes “Weekender”. Leaders from 12 churches and/or plants in various stages of development were represented. Representatives came from as far away as Brighton and as close to us as Gracemount. Half were from Scotland and half […]

Ding Dong The Wicked Witch Is Dead!!! A Pastor’s response to the death of a childhood abuser

A recent obituary penned by some of the children of a recently deceased mother wrote this startling piece for their local press: Marianne Theresa John­son-Reddick born Jan 4, 1935 and died alone on Sept. 30, 2013. She is sur­vived by her 6 of 8 children whom she spent her lifetime torturing in every way pos­sible. […]

How can we make solid, contextualised and biblical resources more affordable for people across the world?

Brian Fikkert, author of ‘When Helping Hurts’, Professor of Economics & Community Development at Covenant College and Executive Director of The Chalmers Center answers the question: How can we make solid, contextualised, biblical resources more affordable for people across the world? https://vimeo.com/126261402