Webinars are free online seminars you can enjoy and learn from using any internet connection with sound such as a computer, tablet, or smart phone.  The webinars are designed to be relevant for rural churches but are also ideal for any small church in an urban or suburban situation.

Missional Ideas for the Autumn Months

Barry Osborne and Gordon Banks draw on their extensive experience in rural mission across the denominations and in villages of various sizes to share practical ideas.  

Further information about webinars and how they work can be found here.

Webinar Handouts & Other Resources

Useful Links for Autumn Mission
Download this file for the links used within the webinar and more.
Handout 1 - Useful Links.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [533.3 KB]
Autumn Missional Ideas - Presentation
Handout of the slides with space to take notes.
PowerPoint Handout Autumn 2017.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [6.3 MB]
"It's Not Fair"
This is a suggestion for an activity you could include in a Family Service or School Assembly.
Handout - It's not fair.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [632.9 KB]
The Sower - Illustrated Talk
A humorous reflection on the Parable of the Sower. Ideal for a Harvest Family Service talk or use it in a school assembly. Minimal artistic skills needed.
Handout The Sower.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [533.7 KB]
Cyclical Mission Planning Example
You can improve your church mission by harmonising activities to fit with seasonal changes. This document illustrates the process.
Cyclical Planning Example.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [419.8 KB]

We can help you?

Find out how by contacting us at:


Rural Missions Solutions

Centre for Rural Mission
4 Clarence Street
Market Harborough
LE16 7NE

Tel: 07720 322 213


Or use our online contact form.

Lots of Great Ideas!

Take a look at our Free Online Seminars section where you will find video recordings of past webinars together with handouts.  Great if you missed a webinar but attending one is always better.

Click here to go direct.

Local Rural Mission Consultation

An excellent way for helping rural church leaders.  Why not consider one for your area?

Oxford Diocese - Mission & Discipleship Event

Find the Paper and supporting PowerPoint presentation relating to the event organised by the Diocese of Oxford.

Rural Evangelism Survey Report

The results of a survey into rural evangelism can be found on News and Events section.

No Ordinary Man

Check out the section on "No Ordinary Man".  We are giving away hundreds of copies of this excellent book to rural churches in the UK.

Thank you for your prayers and Support

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