Growing Good workshops

Free workshops for church leaders and church members who want to know more about the Growing Good Toolkit and how to use it. Funded by the Sir Halley Stewart Trust.

Workshop content

  • Hear more about the three years of research behind the Toolkit.
  • Reflect on the connections between social action, discipleship and church growth.
  • Participate in one of the interactive Toolkit sessions.
  • Share ideas and insights with representatives from other churches.
  • Find out how to use the Toolkit with your church.

Who should attend?

These workshops are for church leaders, small group leaders, PCC members and church members who are interested in growing new connections and making a difference in their community. The Toolkit can be been used by churches of all denominations and traditions, and has been informed by research from churches of different sizes in a range of different contexts.

Workshop dates and venues (more coming soon)

24th May 2023: St Peter's Battersea, Clapham Junction

Wednesday 24th March 2023, 1.30-5pm

St Peter's Battersea, near Clapham Junction

A free workshop for church leaders and church members who want to explore the link between social action, discipleship and church growth and find out more about the Growing Good Toolkit.

With Hannah Rich (author of the GRA:CE report), and speakers from Church Urban Fund and the dioceses of London and Southwark.

In partnership with Compassionate Communities, Diocese of London and Together Southwark, Diocese of Southwark.

Find out more and book a place.

14th June 2023: St George’s Conference Centre, Leeds

Wednesday 14th June 2023, 9.30am - 1.30pm with lunch

Barnabas: Encouraging Confidence in Social Action

St George’s Conference Centre, Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3DL

Hosted by the Diocese of Leeds and Wellsprings Together, this event will encourage clergy and project leaders to get involved in their communities by building the team, growing in confidence and accessing helpful resources. CUF will be running two workshops during the event that will introduce participants to the Growing Good Toolkit and GRA:CE research.

Book now

Can’t see a workshop near you? Contact us to enquire about hosting a workshop.

Feedback from workshops

Tim is a church leader from Brighton and shared his reflections on the Growing Good Toolkit at a recent workshop

Thank you all very much. Brilliant - lots of resources, looking forward to using the course.’

I was able to see the value of this kit as a mobilising tool for our congregation”

The Growing Good Toolkit provides a resource and a framework to help churches with their thinking and planning.”

Funded by the Sir Halley Stewart Trust