Rome.jpg
Galati - Part 5 - Slide_no_text.jpg
nuovavitasalerno_galati_part_7_1920x1080_no_text.jpg
hotel_bologna_piazza_maggiore.jpg
Galati - Part 12 - Slide_no_text.jpg
Rome.jpg

Home


“Together to plant and strengthen a movement of gospel-centered churches in Italy.”

SCROLL DOWN

Home


“Together to plant and strengthen a movement of gospel-centered churches in Italy.”

WHY JOIN?

UPCOMING EVENT

Scroll down to learn more about the Italy Collective.

Galati - Part 5 - Slide_no_text.jpg

Why?


The Italy Collective exists to facilitate the development of meaningful partnerships that will enhance planting and strengthening gospel-centered churches throughout Italy.

SCROLL DOWN

Why?


The Italy Collective exists to facilitate the development of meaningful partnerships that will enhance planting and strengthening gospel-centered churches throughout Italy.

Why? The Big Picture.

The Italy Collective (IC) has begun for two reasons. First, there has been an overwhelming interest in partnering in what God is doing in Italy. But, rightly so, it can be extremely overwhelming to figure out where to begin. IC connects eager churches and individuals with those of us on the ground that are already at work, planting gospel-centered churches. Secondly, those of us here know that we cannot do it alone. The need is too steep, and in order to truly see a movement of the gospel we need the help of the global Church. IC hopes to bring these two realities together and form strategic partnerships to advance gospel-centered church planting throughout the country.

Consider the following: 

  • Less than 1% of Italy’s 60 million inhabitants even profess to have embraced the gospel of grace;
  • Italy has no residential theological seminary and limited training opportunities;
  • Bible-based churches are few and often struggle to be relevant and reach out; 
  • Strategic, intentional church-planting is rare and gospel-centered theology is weak. 

But consider the following too:

  • Growing, healthy unrest is developing among many Christians who long for depth and growth and have missional vision;
  • Substantial opportunities and challenges exist for Gospel-proclamation: universities, migrant communities, the disillusioned religious, frustrated and confused young people... just some of the areas of need;
  • Impatto (Acts 29 in Italy) and Percorsi (The Porterbrook Network in Italy) are two ongoing, growing church-planting related initiatives.
nuovavitasalerno_galati_part_7_1920x1080_no_text.jpg

What?


"The Italy Collective is a coalition of churches and strategic individuals keen to spark, build, and sustain a movement of gospel-centered work in Italy."

SCROLL DOWN

What?


"The Italy Collective is a coalition of churches and strategic individuals keen to spark, build, and sustain a movement of gospel-centered work in Italy."

What?

The Italy Collective is a coalition of churches and strategic individuals, keen to build gospel-centered work in Italy and is developing as a platform where partners connect. This is an initiative in close partnership with Impatto (Acts 29 in Italy). A place where meaningful, visionary investment can occur in the context of healthy accountability and on the basis of a shared theologically defined and driven vision. 

Who?

IC brings together a growing, dedicated, experienced team of Impatto (Acts 29 in Italy) church-planters in Italy who can lead the way in identifying meaningful partnerships and a growing group of global partners keen to be a part of gospel-centered work in Italy. Some of you may have been at a loss to know how best to be involved in Italy. Rather than parachute in and attempt to do the best you can, here is a unique opportunity for you to partner with ongoing gospel-centered vision for Italy. 

hotel_bologna_piazza_maggiore.jpg

Partner!


What does it look like to get involved with TIC?

SCROLL DOWN

Partner!


What does it look like to get involved with TIC?

How? Areas and Levels of Partnerships.

In a context of accountability and wise use of partnership initiatives, it is possible for global partners to: 

  1. Invest in a nationwide effort: this can be as ambitious as developing a vision of helping see the development of a gospel-centered movement of churches or be part of the development of local church-based theological training curriculum. The scope and focus of these kinds of partnerships is national.
  2. Invest in church plants and church-planting churches: establish a meaningful relationship, be informed, creatively identify ways in which you can strategically grow the church in Italy. The scope and focus of these partnerships is local/urban.
  3. Invest in individual planters and movement leaders: build up strong relationships by doing all you can to encourage, support, shape key individuals. The scope and focus of these partnerships is personal.

The Next Step

A growing list exists of ongoing opportunities for meaningful partnership. Church-planters and church-planting churches throughout Italy continue to progress in their endeavors to spread the Gospel of grace. Let's work together with a 'kingdom mentality' to facilitate synergy and maximize resources and strategic developments. 

Right now, IC is taking shape. If you would like to stay informed as things develop, as well as have a strategic role in its development, please use the form below to receive updates. GRAZIE!

Galati - Part 12 - Slide_no_text.jpg

Contact Us


Would you like to know more about IC? Please let us know!

SCROLL DOWN

Contact Us


Would you like to know more about IC? Please let us know!

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

Name *
Name