Mez McConnell, is one of the pastors of Niddrie Community Church, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Each week we sit down with a guest to discuss Mission and Evangelism in Scotland and beyond.
Mez is the founder of 20schemes and has been involved in full-time pastoral ministry, both church planting and revitalisation since 1999.
Mez also works closely with several Free Church of Scotland church planters as they continue to develop local ministries. He has worked in inner city areas in England, Scotland and Brazil and has a passion for training men and women for ministry in this context.
He has written several books:
Preparing for Baptism: A Personal Diary (Grace Publications Trust)
Is There Anybody Out There? (Christian Focus, Church in Hard Places (Crossway)
The Creaking on the Stairs (Christian Focus).
Mez studied Missiology at Moorland Bible College, England and Pastoral Theology at Bryntirion Bible College, Wales.
He is married to Miriam and has two lovely daughters, Keziah & Lydia.
Catch up up previous episodes here.