Welcome to the Diocese of Leeds Church Growth microsite.
“You did not choose me but I chose you. And I appointed you to go and bear fruit, fruit that will last”. John 15:16
We aim to use this site to encourage, share stories, advertise events and conferences, and publish useful links and resources. If there is anything you think would be useful to add to our site, please do get in touch with us.
Positive Stories Network
We are delighted to have launched our Positive Stories Network, a space where we celebrate local stories in our parishes, share ideas, and encourage one another in our ministry. If you wish to share a story from your community, we'd love to hear from you. Please get in touch with Sammi: firstname.lastname@example.org
We publish a monthly e-newsletter, ‘Growing Your Church’, please get in contact if you would like to be added to the subscribers list. For previous newsletters, see our resources page.
As a diocese, we have a strong vision of growth, and have a prayer which we encourage churches to use: