vibrant families of Jesus ...

OIKOS NETWORK

a simple (house) church network based in Calgary, Alberta Canada.

OIKOS MINISTRIES

our virtual equipping centre is a compilation of ministry resources for starting and mulitplying missional communities.

OIKOS ...

A Greek word conveying a sense of community, from dwelling to dwellers, relatedness to responsibilities. The household of faith.

SIMPLICITY ...

The great soccer player Pele was quoted as saying, "I have just three moves ... but I do them very, very well."

First Christian Church

communities of faith

We envision thousands of vibrant families of Jesus and missional networks across Canada. Do you want to learn more about simple church? Is God leading you to begin a simple church? Are you a simple or house church looking for a wider relational network? contact us - maybe we can help!

We are learning that we must press in hard - in a way totally counterintuitive for individualistic westerners - to live in genuine community and thereby verify the Gospel we announce. Anything less than relational health denies the very Gospel we proclaim. read more ...