August 25, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

The JMP has a new home at  Find all the articles from past issues and engage in current conversations here.  You can also follow the Journal on Twitter. The Journal of Missional Practice shapes and participates in a focused conversation centred on the following convictions; • We are practice driven, yet our conversations are based … Read More


August 14, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

TMN has two downloadable workbooks that are designed to support a local congregations journey of joining God in the neighborhood.  They provide a starting point for conversations, practice and learning as people experiment and discover together how they can join with God in their local contexts and practice hospitality. Moving Back into the Neighborhood Workbook … Read More

Thank You

August 14, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

Thank you for your payment. Your transaction has been completed, and a receipt for your purchase has been emailed to you. You may log into your account at to view details of this transaction. We would love to hear about your use of this resource.  What did you learn?  What could have made it … Read More

Why Learning Communities?

August 13, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

God’s New Direction The Spirit is bringing new life to the church in North America, United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand calling us into a radically new imagination. Our conviction is that God changes the world through men and women in the local communities where we live and work. Neighborhoods are the places where … Read More

Moving Back into the Neighborhood

August 13, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

There is a growing movement of congregations across North America who believe God is calling them into fresh expressions of mission and ministry in their neighborhoods and communities. This movement is energized by the conviction that the Spirit of God is still at work in the world and the times of discouragement are passing. The … Read More

360 Surveys

August 12, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerResources, Uncategorized

TMN has worked extensively with churches, pastors and church systems to create listening conversations about the skills, capacities and pass-on-able habits required for supporting congregations going local and engaging God in their local neighborhoods.  An important tool in this process is our 360 Surveys. Pastor Leader 360 Discern your current readiness and capacities in missional leadership … Read More


August 11, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

TMN’s Writing/Publishing Team is made up of a broad, cooperative table of church leaders — pastors, teachers, and practitioners producing book series and other printed resources to deepen the missional conversation while informing system transformation from a biblical and theological perspective. This publishing series is framed around a renewed Biblical/Theological engagement with the missional conversation. New … Read More

Dwelling in the Word

August 11, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

We believe that God is at work amongst the ordinary men, women and children of a local church. God’s fresh directions almost always come in the form of ordinary men and women, risking, testing, and experimenting out of a conviction that God is calling them into their neighborhoods and communities. The myth that has misdirected … Read More

About Us

August 11, 2014By Sara Jane WalkerUncategorized

Going local: Joining God in changing the world TMN was formed out of a great passion to support and empower God’s people to participate in God’s mission in their local communities. Shaped initially out of the writings and work of Alan Roxburgh, and the generative work of Allelon, a team begin to emerge that included Craig … Read More