Germinate (The Arthur Rank Centre) highlight newly published resources:-
A Discipling Presence see workbook to help promote and sustain an effective Christian presence in rural communities
Open Welcome a toolkit designed to help rural churches consider how they might use their building to offer welcome and hospitality to those in their community, both residents and visitors. click here to download open welcome
Many other resources for Rural Churches are available from Germinate (Arthur Rank Centre) website http://germinate.net/
Resources for Rural Churches
Equipping for Rural Mission
•Published by the Arthur Rank Centre and featuring in Country Way June 2017 free to download at http://germinate.net/mission/equipping-for-rural-mission/ It is designed to support small rural churches understand their community.
•To obtain support or advice to use this resource in Derby Diocese contact Stella.Collishaw@derby.anglican.org in the mission and ministry team. Your feedback is welcome.