Our vision of God’s Kingdom coming here on earth includes a fair and sustainable world where all people can flourish, and creation is cared for.
To get there, we need a prophetic movement of people working for transformation in the way we live our daily lives, as well as political change on poverty, the environment and inequality. We believe the church is a crucial part of this movement, and so at Tearfund we’re working to enable more Christians to be part of this change.
Does this idea excite you? Would you like to come together with others to develop and hone your change-making skills?
We’re working together with Christian Aid, the URC and CAFOD to take a group of people on a year-long learning journey. It’ll start with a weekend retreat (in Manchester) on 16-17th July where we’ll be learning about community organising from the Centre for Theology and Community. Going forward from the retreat there will be support, coaching and regular input from Tearfund and from each other.
If you are interested in this, please email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) ASAP for more details. Please do also forward this email onto others you think might be interested.
PS We’d also love to hear your stories of how you or your church are already part of this prophetic movement for change, do email them to us!