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Newsletter - December 2022

Leaders Online
ChristCentral Leaders Online

18 January 2023 - 2pm til 3.30pm (GMT)
Join us for our next ChristCentral Leaders Online which is taking place on Wednesday 18th January 2023 and will be online only!

We are looking forward to gathering together online for a time of worship, news, prayer and encouragement. There will be a variety of contributions from across our family of churches and the main sessions will be in English.

Once again this is open to leadership teams from all ChristCentral churches anywhere in the world, so please ensure that you pass on this invitation.

To find out more and to book in today visit click here.

SynergeiaSynérgeia - Fiesta 2022 - Fiesta 2022 - Review (in Spanish & English)
Ches updates us on Fiesta 2022 a ChristCentral family camp hosted by our ChristCentral Mexico team. He writes: "Fiesta has always been that... a true Fiesta, dancing, food, music, joy & unity. We are a family of churches that rejoice in our differences and are united by the gospel, life in the grace of God and the guidance of the Holy Spirit." Read more here.

Donna MerryIn Memory of Donna Merry
1947 - 2022
We were shocked to receive news that Pete & Donna Merry were involved in a serious car accident in Monterrey, Mexico on Saturday 10th December. Very sadly Donna did not survive the crash. At the time of writing Pete is stable in hospital but has suffered a small brain bleed injury. We grieve the loss of Donna and pray for Pete's full recovery, for the peace of God for him & their family. Read more here.

Devoted Leaders 2023Andrew Wilson - Guest Speaker
Devoted Leaders 2023 - 27-29 June 2023
We're thrilled to announce that Andrew Wilson has joined our main speaker line up for Devoted Leaders 2023. We know this will be an important time together, so please do get you and your teams booked in!

More details:

You can catch up on 2022 here.

Multicoloured Church TrainingMulticoloured Church Evening
Recordings Now Available
Recently our Multicoloured Church initiative team spent an evening exploring what it means to be more reflective of God's multi-coloured family. They shared stories of faith and challenge from people who have experience of race and diversity issues both in the world around us and within the church context. This teaching is on our media page or available here.

Loved - Jonny GumbelRecommended Reading
Loved by Jonny Gumbel
If you are looking for a book to read over the Christmas period we can highly recommend 'Loved' by Jonny Gumbel (Nicky's son). Exploring the nature and meaning of divine love, the book draws on Paul's epistle to the Romans. At a time when many of us feel battered and bruised this book brims with affirmation and hope! Read more here.

Creation CallCreationCall - Conference - Book now!
4 February 2023 - 9:30 - 13:00hrs - ZOOM
Please note the revised date for this event!
We are faced with increasing challenges from climate change and eco-system damage. How can the church respond? How can we still be missional in our approach? Join this Zoom event from the CreationCall initiative as they look at these and other questions: Book now!

SOLPThe Sexual Revolution
30-31 March 2023 | Sheffield & Online
Secular Relationship Culture and the Church’s Mission - we will be examining how the Sexual Revolution has had lasting effects on society - and how the Church might live out its mission in a new and fast changing relational landscape. Speakers include: Martin Charlesworth, Rosie Hopley, Sam Ward and Sophie Spital. For more details and to book visit:

Writing Outside BoxWriting Outside The Box
10-14 April 2023 - book now!
Save the date for our next creative writing retreat organised in conjunction with the Kaleidoscope team. A retreat including daily workshops, devotional time, free writing time & one-to-one sessions. Interested in exercising your creative writing muscles? Join us! Find and more and book in today!