Submission to Arts Council England consultation

commission4mission aims 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 the churches involved. It is an emerging arts network based in East London and the Diocese of Chelmsford, and its patron is David Hawkins, The Bishop of Barking, […]

Perspectives on commissioning Christian Art (4)

The Rt. Revd. David Hawkins, Bishop of Barking, spoke at commission4mission’s recent Study Day from the perspective of those envisioning others on the commissioning of contemporary art for churches: “All human beings are made in the image of God; everyone has creativity within them and, for Christians, that creativity becomes part of their worship whether […]

‘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 […]