We believe home is where ministry begins
Bringing together those who need help with those who can help
Together we can advance God's mission across London
Housing solutions for key Christian workers in London
and Elizabeth a funder who is delighted her loans are used for mission
Like Kafui who we helped with affordable rent, now looking to buy through shared ownership
Sue and I bought our house in 1983, the year before our first child was born. It was in Whitechapel in London's East End, not far from the small council flat we had been renting. We had chosen to settle in this area for the long term because we believed God had called us to live among the… Read more
I have been an investor in Mission Housing formerly ACHAL since 2006, and I also make an annual donation for current expenditure and short-term relief work. I would like to invest more and will do subject to the resources becoming available. I see my charitable giving as a social investment, and… Read more
The main benefit of being able to buy with the shared ownership scheme in London rather than move away is that we can continue to work for the ministry crossteach – working in primary and secondary schools every day teaching pupils about the Christian faith. Through the Bible clubs crossteach… Read more
Partnering with MH has allowed us to continue serving our local church and community in Islington. The house we’ve purchased through shared ownership and generous gifts has enabled us to increase our hospitality and host church events. This was not possible in our previous flat.
Pete… Read more
Without the help of Mission Housing I wouldn’t have been able to afford to live not just locally but anywhere in London. The help has enabled me to stay in the borough since 2007 in a settled home, from where I lead a church; lead on cross church initiatives; be involved in setting up and… Read more
“Having previously lived in a converted garden shed and spending a lot of time stressed about our accommodation and not knowing how we could remain in London to serve the mission God has called us to, you can imagine how much of a relief we’ve had being able to come HOME to a… Read more
Mission Housing has been a real God send to FAST as an organization and for me as an individual. Their friendly approach, their understanding of the context we work in coupled with their professionalism makes them irreplaceable! In a year where the organisation was facing immense pressure to… Read more
"Partnering with Mission Housing is the only way myself and my family could be living and serving in this part of London. I can only imagine the work Mission Housing do will only get increasingly more important for those with a vocational call to serve God in a missional capacity in… Read more
'I first heard about Mission Housing by moving into a house that they owned. We were starting the CHIPS project in Brixton and Mission Housing enabled us to be able to live on an estate and work part-time so that we could spend the rest of our week volunteering for the CHIPS project supporting… Read more
MH has given me the opportunity to be embedded in a neighbourhood in which my job helps to serve. Living so close to my work place helps me to understand the social, cultural, economic factors that are effecting my patients, their lives, their health, their influences and access to resources.… Read more
Partnering with Mission Housing makes my ministry possible. Without their support, flexibility and shared goals, I would never have been able to afford to do what I have achieved over the past 22 years. I work from home, and having almost immediate access to the world’s top libraries, and to the… Read more
The opportunity to support gospel workers in a practical way that also makes financial sense for investors is a compelling proposition. Mission Housing made it very easy for me to become involved in this aspect of gospel partnership with their straightforward approach and different levels of… Read more
Blessing is a two-way street. After decades of full-time stipendiary ministry with the United Reformed Church, living in church manses and having lived as a family purely on the church stipend, it would have been seriously difficult to enter the housing market on entering retirement. The… Read more
Mission Housing enables lay and ordained Christians to live close to those they serve. This makes them more effective for God’s Kingdom. Please help Mission Housing to house more missionary disciples, now when urban house prices are still sky-high.
Raymond Jolliffe, 5th Baron HyltonRead more
Partnering with MH enables me to be so much more fruitful in my ministry as it gives me secure accommodation right in the centre of the mission field and a beautiful home to invite people who I am ministering to as I reach out to them with the gospel.
Alice, Mission Partner in E14Read more
Without the help of Mission Housing I wouldn’t have been able to afford to live not just locally but anywhere in London. The help has enabled me to stay in the borough since 2007 in a settled home, from where I lead a church; lead on cross church initiatives; be involved in setting up and growing a significant charity.
Mark, Mission Partner in SM5