Author: Pete Stewart

Pete Stewart is a pastor at Hope Community Church Barlanark in Glasgow, Scotland. He also heads up our church-planting efforts in Glasgow and the West of Scotland. Follow him on Twitter here.
November 25, 2021
Where Are the Labourers for Scotland’s Schemes?

So instead of praying “Here I am, send me” from Isaiah 6:8, I prayed “There they are, send them”.

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August 18, 2016
Building Healthy Churches in Glasgow
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July 1, 2016
Is 20schemes Patronising People by Calling them 'Poor'?

We have now been church planting full time for just under a year. It has been equally energising and draining. Full of exhilarating highs and desperate lows. We have been encouraged by much needed support, yet we have been stung by sharp opposition. The number one comment we have received, however, is perhaps not what […]

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February 22, 2016
Church Planting: What Happens When Things Don't Go Our Way?

“Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the LORD that will stand.” (Proverbs 19:21) It’s been a Proverbs 19:21 start to the year in Barlanark. In fact, our whole experience here is summed up in that one verse. 18 months ago, we left our roles as […]

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January 19, 2015
20schemes to Plant in Glasgow

We are pleased to announce that we will be supporting a new church-planting initiative in the East part of Glasgow, in a scheme called Barlanark. We will be doing further interviews and keeping you updated on progress as the situation develops. We are hoping this is the first of many in a city with over […]

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