New Advent Resources from Old Oak Resources

Old Oak Resources have produced a range of resources for churches to freely use in advent services.

The Old Oak Resources resource website ( ) now has resources for churches to use for each Sunday this Advent services. 

Linked to Year C of the lectionary the resources are of the type used successfully in Zone2 and other café style all age worship communities. Developed by Mike Prescott and the team at Zone2,Old Oak has 14 new resources which make up four complete services for Advent. They are simple, practical and not costly to implement. 

Richard White, Director of the Joshua Centre for Pioneer Ministry said “we’re encouraging and supporting lots of different types of new congregation. The café style approach developed at Zone2 is one of the most exciting models that is emerging around our diocese. But it can be a huge challenge for leaders to come up with the creative ideas for each gathering. These resources will be tremendous help in that process”.

You can find out more about how these resources can help you and your church at  

"These resources will be tremendous help in supporting lots of different types of new congregation."

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About the Joshua Centre

The Joshua Centre is a partnership between Liverpool Diocese and Liverpool Cathedral focused on starting new congregations.
We are committted to growing the church across our diocese, to introduce more people to Jesus Christ and to make a bigger difference in God's world.  This includes multiplying congregations to reach new groups of people.  

For further details about the Joshua Centre contact Canon Richard White on