For over 130 years Counties has provided support for evangelism, connections to a network of evangelists across England and Wales including innovative schools’ outreach resources. In recent years this has developed to things like neighbourhood  chaplaincy training resources, M4 coaching for pioneering church planters and an augmented focus on connecting churches and church leaders  to make Jesus known.

GLO Europe

Short term mission team opportunities in the UK and abroad, with, residential ministry training at Tilsley College, regional church based-training, and a pathway to evangelism and church planting work across Europe.

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Tilsley College

Tilsley College is a ministry of GLO Europe. Its aim is o prepare people for life-time involvement in God’s work, whether in overseas mission or within the UK.

It runs full-time Accredited Programmes like:  Certificate of Higher Education in Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry (one year), Diploma of Higher Education in Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry (two years) and European Baccalaureate in Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry (three years).

It also runs part-time and online programmes such as Advance (2-4 weeks) and Joshua (Tuesday online classes).

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Church Growth Trust helps independent churches grow through:

  • Enabling churches to have high-quality properties for worship and mission
  • Holding properties for churches and offering them professional property advice
  • Providing architectural services
  • Advising on church practice and governance
  • Supporting church planting through the Church Planting Initiative

Key Church Leaders

Across the UK there are a range of regional forums for church elders and leaders in which training is a key component. These forums help build relationships between churches, provide mutual support for leaders and opportunities to earn together.