Messy thinking

A selection of books on Messy Church values and theology.

Being Messy, Being Church: Exploring the direction of travel for today's church

edited by Ian Paul A series of essays by different contributors exploring what Messy Church brings to the wider church, how these different forms of church community can coexist, and what this might mean for the future of the church. Buy now

Messy Togetherness - Being intergenerational in Messy Church

by Martyn Payne A look at the intergenerational approach in Messy Church.  Buy now Sample pages

Messy Hospitality - Changing communities through fun, food, friendship and faith

by Lucy Moore A practical exploration of the Christian principle of hospitality from the founder of Messy Church. Buy now Sample pages

Messy Church Theology - Exploring the significance of Messy Church for the wider church

by George Lings Exploring the significance of Messy Church for the wider church. Buy now

Messy Church DVD

This DVD tells the story of Messy Church and explores the issues it raises through conversations with leaders from around the UK and meeting the children and adults who make up the congregations.