Equip is a ministry of 20Schemes: Our desire is to see Scotland’s housing schemes transformed by Jesus through church planting and revitalisation.


In the 20schemes Uncut podcast, Mez McConnell talks with other pastors and ministry leaders from around the world about doing ministry in poor communities and . . . well, just about anything else that’s on his mind.
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November 27, 2019
Could 20schemes Work in Northern Ireland?

In this episode, Mez McConnell and Marty McNeely discuss Brexit, housing-estate ministry in Northern Ireland, religious and political boundaries, and who they’d choose in an international WWE Baptist v Presbyterian smackdown.

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Why Most of What You Believe About Poverty is Wrong
November 2, 2019

Simplistic views of poverty do more harm than good.

Why We Need Unexceptional Women in Our Churches
November 1, 2019

Cultivating a healthy women’s ministry is less complicated than you think.

God Looked Down
October 30, 2019

God’s gracious rescue shines bright against the dark backdrop of man’s rebellion.

A New Website Dedicated to Ministry Among the Poor
October 28, 2019

20schemes Equip is a new website that exists to resource churches in the world’s poorest communities. I (Ben Hansen) asked Mez McConnell and Matthew Spandler-Davison about the history of 20schemes, what kind of content we’ve released to this point, and what we hope this new site will achieve. When was 20schemes started? Matthew: We launched […]

Sheep Among Wolves
October 27, 2019

Sermon preached at Tenth Presbyterian Church on 5th May 2019.

O Weary Soul Keep On
October 27, 2019

“Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. If you are insulted because of the […]

Who Are We? (A Local Church Song)
October 26, 2019

For chord/lyric sheets email us HERE. “But God demonstrates His own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8)

Songs from the Schemes
October 25, 2019

‘Songs from the Schemes’ is a collection of testimonies written by believers living in the schemes of Scotland.

Flee From Sin/Run To Jesus
October 25, 2019

A congregational hymn on "power in the finished work of Jesus to change helpless sinners just like me..."

Gospel Message
October 22, 2019

This sermon was given on 24 July 2018 at Niddrie Community Church as part of their baptism service.

20schemes Music helps church plants and individuals across the schemes “sing for joy to the Lord [and] shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation” (Psalm 95:1).
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