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Amending the Wording of Doctrinal Distinctive #4

PREAMBLE:  Acts 29 is a diverse, global network of church-planting churches, characterised by theological clarity, cultural engagement and missional innovation. This reflects our conviction that true theology is essentially missional, and real mission is profoundly theological. What this means in practice is that there will always be a continuous dialogue between our theology and our mission. As our context changes, the way we demonstrate the pertinence of the unchangeable gospel to that changing context will need to flex and adapt. The issue of gender and gender-relations is a pressing and vital illustration of a contemporary and seismic cultural change. To the extent that convictions are rooted in Scripture, they will remain constant whatever the cultural pressure ...

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Leading on the Frontlines — Interview with Matt Chandler

Thousands of leaders are being called to the frontlines of gospel ministry. Leading in churches, organisations, universities and in the home with a mandate to share the good news of Jesus Christ. In August this year, Acts 29 will be hosting their very first national conference which will inspire and equip these leaders to take the gospel where Christ has called them. The conference will feature world-class teaching from pastor, author, speaker and Acts 29 President, Matt Chandler. Joining him will be Acts 29 Global Director and co-author of the book Total Church, Steve Timmis, along with City on a Hill’s Lead Pastor, Guy Mason and Leonce Crump, Lead Pastor of Renovation Church and Acts 29 Board Member. We look forward to joining you at the conference in August and on the ...

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Leading on the Frontlines — Interview with Steve Timmis

Thousands of leaders are being called to the frontlines of gospel ministry. Leading in churches, organisations, universities and in the home with a mandate to share the good news of Jesus Christ. In August this year, Acts 29 will be hosting their very first national conference which will inspire and equip these leaders to take the gospel where Christ has called them. The conference will feature world-class teaching from pastor, author, speaker and Acts 29 President, Matt Chandler. Joining him will be Acts 29 Executive Director and co-author of the book Total Church, Steve Timmis, along with City on a Hill’s Lead Pastor, Guy Mason and Leonce Crump, Lead Pastor of Renovation Church and Acts 29 Board Member. We look forward to joining you at the conference in August and on the ...

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3 men, 2 churches, 1 mission.

RePlant by Mark DeVine & Darrin Patrick is a bold exposé into what it takes to replant a church, detailing the story of a church revitalization and offering practical possibilities for church planters. "Saving churches from death and decline must be of value to pastors who are passionate about bringing the gospel to communities in need." — Ed Stetzer We encourage you to explore this book and discover a new openness to churches merging with other congregations, changing leadership, and harvesting fresh spiritual fruit. This is a great tool for re-thinking how churches not only survive, but thrive. Order ...

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Download the Acts 29 2014 Annual Report

We are excited to share our 2014 Annual Report! You can download it by clicking the cover image below. This year's report includes encouraging statistics, our budget, our focus for the future, and updates from our President, Executive Director, and network leaders from around the world. A few quick highlights: • Total number of churches in Acts 29: 503• Total number of church planters sent out from Acts 29 congregations in 2013: 174• Total money given to church planting in 2013: $20.1 Million• Our focus for the next year: Building Healthy Ch...

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