The Work and Ministry of Michael Mitton
I am a freelance writer, speaker and trainer offering a variety
of services to individuals, groups and churches. I am also the
Fresh Expressions Officer for the Derby Diocese, and the
Priest-in-Charge of St.Paul's Church, Chester Green, Derby, and an
honorary Canon of Derby Cathedral.
I bring with me thirty years of experience in Christian
ministry, working in many different contexts including independent
charities as well as parochial and diocesan work in the Church of
Please have a look around this website and let me know if I can
be of help to you.
Last August I co-led a Pilgrimage to ancient Celtic sites in
Ireland and Wales with Russ Parker. If you would like to see some
poems written in these ancient places, turn to the Poetry Page.
TRAVELLERS OF THE HEART
This July saw the publication of a new book which looks at the
various spiritualities that have been important to me on my
journey. Anglican, evangelical, catholic, charismatic,
celtic, liberal and missional are all explored. My hope is
that those reading this book will be able to reflect on how God has
led them in their spiritual journey, but also encourage a wider
exploration of unfamiliar terrains.
I shall be speaking on the theme of this book next March
at Scargill House from Monday 17th March to Friday 21st
March. Do join me in this beautiful place for a week of rest
and renewal (and heart-travelling, of course!). For more details go
to the Scargill House website.
one reader: It is quite remarkable in the way this
book engages the reader and has made me relive my own journey of