Koinonia - living life fully

What is Koinonia?

What is Koinonia?

We are a Christian student group in Central London exploring how to live life fully.

Koinonia [koy-nohn-ee’-ah] is a Greek word that means community.

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We are an international community of disciples on mission, building deep relationships of brotherhood and sisterhood in Christ


Our members come from different Christian traditions (Anglicans, Catholics, Evangelicals, Orthodox, Protestants) and we welcome Christians from all church backgrounds


We are open to the gifts of the Holy Spirit


We seek to follow the Lord with all that we have


We have discovered how amazing life with Jesus Christ is and want others to give him a chance

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The Venerable Roger Preece
Master of The Royal Foundation of St Katharine
Koinonia changed my life when I was a student 30 years ago and I am delighted to still see it thriving today. The commitment to supporting and encouraging faith in students is tremendous. I am still in touch with some of the leaders today and have a lot of respect for their calibre. The practical ecumenism really works on the ground and is a good model of how Christians from different denominations can serve together.
Fr. John McKenna
Parish Priest, Catholic Church of Mary Immaculate and St. Gregory the Great
I first got involved with Koinonia in 1989 when I was a student in London. I found this group of Christians to be very supportive and formative in my own journey of faith. More recently, I became an ordained Roman Catholic priest and I owe much of my spiritual and personal development to Koinonia. I am still in contact with many friends from the Antioch Community and regard them as part of my family.

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Koinonia is a Christian student ministry and registered charity based at the University of London, Koinonia attracts members from many of the different colleges that make up the University. Some 400,000 students study in London, many from overseas. The result is an extremely diverse community of disciples from many different backgrounds, races and traditions.
The Kairos Zion Conference has concluded ๐Ÿฅณ๐ŸŽ‰!! It was great seeing all of our brothers and sisters from other outreaches around Europe again!

In case you were wondering what we were up to, here are some photos.

Can't wait to see you all as well in a few weeks!
Can't travel to Northern Ireland for Zion? Don't worry, you can still join us!!! Get in touch so that one of the staff can send you the Zoom Link

If you're U18 and you want to join, please sign up through this link: https://www.kairos-eme.org/zion-2021-zoom-youth-reg
๐Ÿ“ข Zion 2021 is just around the corner!!! ๐Ÿ“ข

We will be having time to worship, have fellowship, other fun activities, and just meet or reunite with our friends in Europe we haven't met in a while. So mark your diaries ๐Ÿ“… and join us this August 22-25, 2021! To register or to gather more information about Zion, head to: www.kairos-eme.org/zion-2021
Next up in our end of year extravaganza we have a day closing retreat, this will involve time to pray together, worship God and dig into some teaching about rest and sabbath as we head into the summer. You wonโ€™t want to miss this! Food and fun will be provided and in the evening weโ€™ll have a dinner to celebrate the past year and say goodbye to those moving on and graduating. Do RSVP on the Facebook event and find more details there. ๐ŸŽ‰
Itโ€™s the end of the academic year ๐Ÿ˜ข but that means we have a weekend extravaganza of events for you! ๐ŸŽ‰ Kicking off with a bbq this Friday night in West London from 6.30pm. You are so welcome - please RSVP via the Facebook event or send us a dm. See you there ๐Ÿ˜Ž โ˜€๏ธ ๐Ÿ”
Hi everyone! Join us this week (in person or on Zoom) for the second part of our Growth Series!! Weโ€™ve got the incredible Mags Tierney speaking to us about the importance of community and service for growth in our Christian life. Weโ€™ll meet at 7.30pm at The London Jesus Centre, Oxford Circus or you can tune in via the live stream on zoom ๐Ÿ˜Š

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