Not a luxury, but a necessity

Jon Cawsey, a church planter in Stockport, tells us how studying in a Union Learning Community wasn't just a luxury, but a necessity. Here he describes his journey including starting out in ministry, recognising the need for formal theological training and his first experience of church planting.Read more

Equipped to Serve in Wales

Alan Petersen graduated with a GDip from our Porthcawl Learning Community and decided to continue his studies by beginning the MTh programme at Union School of Theology. He shares his journey from being a pharmacist to receiving his call to ministry and serving a church in the South Wales Valley town of Blaina.Read more

Update: San Paolo Church Rome Launching

Leonardo De Chirico is the pastor of Breccia Di Roma Evangelical Church and serves as lead mentor for our Union Learning Community in Rome. He has been working hard growing leaders to deploy as church planters. He shares with us his news about the Launch of Breccia Di Roma San Paolo.Read more

Campus Mission Centre

Union’s new Mission Centre is the nerve-centre for Union Mission. This is where all our other strategies cohere and culminate. The Centre, based at our campus in Wales promotes Union Mission as an activity and core strategy. Here’s how it works:Read more

Gospel ambition for South Wales

Rhodri Thomas is studying in our Porthcawl Learning Community. Find out what keeps him and his wife Katie-Jayne in Wales, other than their love of perfectly-brewed tea, Welsh cakes and bilingual road signs...Read more

A Heart for Halifax

Doug Clark graduated from Union School of Theology in 2014, and has been working at a church in Worthing ever since. Read what’s prompting him to leave the south coast behind and head home to Yorkshire.Read more

Gospel growth in the heart of Rome

Find out what a small church plant in San Lorenzo is planning for the future.Read more

Providence in church planting: how God prepares his ministers

American minister Greg Wilson tells the story of God preparing him for church planting in Manchester through trial and personal hardships.Read more

Planting on the Rock in Newfoundland

Find out about Canada's youngest province and why some of its church planters are partnering with Union.Read more

The Brick Project: a church plant for Hamburg East

The Brick Project is a new church plant in Hamburg, Germany. Read how pastor Dennis Viehof is serving the community in Hamburg East.Read more

The realities of rural church planting in Norfolk

John Hindley is pastor of Broadgrace Church, which was planted in rural Norfolk in 2010. Read his reflections on encouragements and struggles in rural ministry, and join him in praying for more rural planting.Read more

Not alone: a new vision for Macedonia

2018 we trust will be a year of growth for the church in Macedonia. Read about how we and some of our partners are helping leaders to plant new churches in previously unreached communities.Read more