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Hope goes well today Congratulations. I like the idea of emergence then the licence. I am encountering a few ppl who have been doing great pioneer work and feel the need for some sort of licencing but are resistant to traditional training routes that even if not overly academic are reflective teaching based. Just wondering what scope there is for a conversation based licence based on their emergent practice?

Miles Blackley

Thank you, Jonny. Clear and helpful. :)

John Emmett

Great explanation Jonny, and very much appreciated. Blessing on you in this step of discipleship. (Adrian Greenwood - you might find this post and blog useful in the context of a FB conversation about pioneer ministry and placements last week.)

Pam Smith

Great news Jonny. I hope lay pioneers are going to become a bigger and bigger part of the pioneering 'landscape'.


roll on grace being licenced as a whole! ;) Kate.

Paul Ward

Interesting next steps. God bless you in this. Would Grace not be open to becoming a Bishop's Mission Order or are you more ecumenical in outlook?

Gill Hewitt

Just seen this Jonny great news. Merry Christmas to you all - Garth and Gill

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