Mission at the heart of the church, the church at the heart of mission
  • Dr David Garrison, author of 'A Wind in the House of Islam', will tour the UK in June, sharing about how many Muslims around the world are choosing to become followers of Jesus.
  • NHS (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations 2015 came into force on 6 April 2015, and the changes imposed by the new Regulations have major implications for access to NHS healthcare for mission partners.
  • Christian Vocations is a ministry of Global Connections so members of GC receive a 20% discount on all adverts placed.
  • Join the UK’s biggest mission-focused festival and discover your place in God's mission

The UK network for world mission

Global Connections is a growing network of over 300 UK churches and agencies with a passion for mission. Our members include organisations of all sizes working in countries all over the world. Drawing on this wealth of experience, together we seek to address the key challenges in mission today.

Serving the network

Coming events

26 May 15
Coaching Skills Workshop
Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
10 Jun 15
Updates on SORP, NHS, pensions and more
Location: London
16 Jun 15
Where is God in the Middle East?
Location: London
17 Jun 15
A Wind in the House of Islam
Location: London
25 Jun 15
Location: London
6 Jul 15
Key trends in mission education
Location: Birmingham
8 Aug 15
A retreat for mission partners
Location: North Shropshire
17 Aug 15
Holiday for TCKs aged 6-12 years
Location: Hebden Hey, Hebden Bridge, W Yorkshire

Key resources

Sphere - A duty of care
A duty of care: Supporting your church's mission partners
Sphere - Any which way?
Any which way?: Improving your church mission strategy
Short-Term Service Directory
A directory of short-term service opportunities around the world
Master Policy provide insurance solutions for compliance with the Package Travel Regulations
How to join
Find out how to join the network and the advantages that membership provides
Pension and retirement planning schemes provided via Prosperitas
For churches and agencies facilitating short-term mission trips in the UK and worldwide

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