Inspiring Ipswich

Inspiring Ipswich is a 5 year journey of change for churches in Ipswich. The key themes are:

  • Imaginative Leadership
    • Believing change can happen, Growing Leaders courses, Learning Communities, Mission Accompaniers, Leadership workshops etc
  • New opportunities for exploring faith
    • Town wide Alpha (1000 a year) + others
  • Serving and Loving Ipswich
    • Strengthening existing projects and starting new ones which show our love for Ipswich people
  • Partnering with others
    • Strengthening the deanery, relationships between all churches throughout the town, and with people of good will
  • Inspiring children, young people and families
    • Pre-school, School, College, Uni, Assemblies, lessons, Governors, Messy Church, Prayer Spaces, OTB, church youth choirs, Youth Alpha, chaplaincy etc
  • Reaching new people in new places & in new ways
    • New worshipping communities: Fresh Expressions of church, church plants, congregation plants etc
  • Intentional Mission
    • Missional projects throughout the town, e.g Faith in Ipswich exhibition
  • Nurturing disciples
    • Providing clear pathways for all disciples to follow Christ more nearly
  • Giving for Growth
    • Becoming financially stronger so we can support mission and growth long after Inspiring Ipswich