Archives for 2009

Alexander Chaplin

Alexander Chaplin is available for organ recitals and to direct choral events that would enhance an exhibition or church festival. Educated as a chorister at Canterbury Cathedral and organ scholar at Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln College, Oxford, he studied organ and conducting at the Royal College of Music in London where he emerged as a […]

‘The Month’ features our launch

After-Launch refreshments Bishop David making his keynote speechOutside St Albans on the Art Tour Fr. Roderick Hingley Revd. Jonathan Evens The centre pages of the current edition of ‘The Month’, the newspaper for the Diocese of Chelmsford, features a story about the recent launch of Commission For Mission. commission4mission enjoyed a successful launch at St […]

Harvey Bradley

Harvey Bradley writes: “There is something exciting about taking dull, grey, ash from the burning of wood and using it on pottery, particularly porcelain, to form colourful glazed surfaces. To me this transformation process is meaningful. We use a jug for baptisms at our church on which the ash (symbol of repentance) after being fired […]

Grant funding for a catalogue & Study Day

Commission For Mission has recently been awarded funding by the London Over the Border Council to publish a catalogue of our artists, their work, and our activities and services in order to promote the commissioning and placing of contemporary Christian Art in churches as an opportunity for mission in the local community and as a […]

Commission For Mission

Welcome to the new site for Commission For Mission, an arts organisation that exists to encourage the commissioning and placing of contemporary Christian Art in churches, as a means of fundraising for charities and as a mission opportunity for churches. Commission For Mission promotes the purchase of artworks by churches through donations given in memory […]