Posts Categorized: Community Engagement

Faith Pictures

A fresh way to talk about things that matter! A course that helps you talk with friends, family members, work colleagues about what you believe.  The course suggests identifying with single images – perhaps a sunflower or treasure chest, for example – that encourage people to think visually, and is based on insights about communication… Read more »

Jubilee economics

Throughout Jesus’ recorded ministry we hear parables, stories and actions which challenge the authority of people in power – many of these stories concern what today we call ‘economics’. Jubilee economics, produced by Jubilee Debt Campaign – the UK campaigning coalition seeking freedom from the slavery of unjust debt – is a set of six… Read more »

Tackling Poverty Together – Church Urban Fund

CUF (Church Urban Fund) – CHRISTIANS TACKLING POVERTY TOGETHER IN ENGLAND. CUF (the Church of England’s response to poverty) are passionate about bringing God’s love, hope and justice to the poorest and most marginalised people in England, empowering them to transform their lives.   CUF have set up Together Network to enhance the work of local churches,… Read more »

Rural Strategy Advisory Group (RUSTAG)

Key objectives that the Rural Strategy Advisory Group (RUSTAG) work towards include: Developing sector ministry for rural communities Training and awareness for rural ministry Campaigning for support of local services  

HOPE – in our villages, towns and cities

HOPE in our villages, towns and cities   HOPE brings churches together in mission.  The goal is to see individuals and communities in villages, towns and cities throughout the UK transformed by Jesus’ love. HOPE – a catalyst for mission “HOPE gave us a great excuse to work together in mission … through HOPE our… Read more »

Ministry of Welcome – Course

  The aim of this course is to give you a basic foundation on which to build your own Ministry of Welcome team(s).  The course is completely stand-alone and suitable for an hour long session – may be after the main Sunday service or as an initial discussion session for a PCC away day.  

Experience Journeys

  Produced by Jumping Fish Ltd, Diocese of Gloucester Resource Centre – ‘Experience Journeys’ – this dvd suggests interactive ways for churches to share the major festivals of the Church calendar with children from local primary schools. Ideas given for setting up around six ‘multi-sensory stations’ in the parish church – the Journeys outlined are:… Read more »

Sharing Faith the Jesus Way

  “A wise and generous exploration of evangelism begins with the truth and exploring how Jesus responded differently to individuals according to their needs and the state of their lives …”   (General Secretary, Churches Together in England) “Not a formula or a programme, just a challenge to live differently.  I recommend it to all Christians… Read more »

Jesus through Asian eyes

  For many people, western culture is intertwined with Christianity. So how do South Asians present their case? A new booklet entitled ‘Jesus through Asian eyes – 15 frequently asked questions‘ aims to give clear answers to those often-asked questions about Christianity from a South Asian perspective. The booklet is the brainchild of the South… Read more »