New Beginnings – proposals for new constitution, new structures

This is the location to find all the key documentation for the proposals for a new constitution, new structures for the proposed merger of FCC, the Christian Renewal Trust and ForMission College.  These documents inform and support the new proposals which will be voted on by church delegates as the Annual Delegates Conference (AGM), which will be held on Saturday 8th February 2020 at Rowheath Pavilion, Heath Road, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1HH.

UPDATES November 2019:

Here are the most recent key documents that are informing the change process.

Link to recent letter to churches (05/11/2019): FCC Letter 05:11:19

Description of new National Moderator post: FCC CIO National Moderator

Diagram of new FCC CIO Structure and how people are elected: FCC CIO structure


PREVIOUS Documents:

Please ensure that you view all these key documents and the video to inform your delegates to help them in the delegate’s vote at the 23rd March 2019 conference.

Link to calling letter: fcc calling notice letter 2018

(This has also been posted out with the Christmas cards)

Link to new proposed draft constitution: final cio constitution 2019

Introductory explanation for draft constitution: this draft constitution is being presented to you for your consideration

Video explaining the new process and why we are proposing these changes:


Link to PowerPoint presentation: merger presentation v2

Link to new draft structure: fcc restructure diagram

Here are the key documents from the risk assessment to inform your decision making:

Risk assessment Executive summary

Risk assessment full report

risk assessment summary appendix

Here is the current FCC constitution for your information and reference: FCC Constitution 2001

If you have any problems accessing any of these documents, please contact the FCC national office.