In our penultimate Weekly Focus, based on our Lent course in partnership with Hope, we see how Jesus didn’t just talk about being loving but showed his love through his actions. Although Jesus knew that many religious people would reject him and some wanted him dead, he chose not to stop them even though he had the power to do so.
Our third Weekly Focus, based on our Lent course in partnership with Hope, explores how love is at the heart of the Jesus story. This week, think about how God shows his love to people. How does God show his love and care to you, and to others through you?
The issue Continuing our Lent course in partnership with Hope, this second weekly focus looks at how Jesus chose a group of followers (disciples) and showed them how they could live God’s way and trust him for everything. He is still calling people to follow him today and he promises to be with us always […]
For 2018 we have partnered with Hope for our Lent course which is based on the book 40 Stories of Hope. There are weekly downloads for individual reflection and group discussion, plus for those who prefer daily study during Lent we recommend the 40 Stories of Hope book. 40 Stories of Hope is available from […]
Resources for Advent and Christmas include the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, and material from the Bible Society, CAFOD, Christian Aid, the Church Urban Fund, Hope and Premier. Plus you can still download A World in Waiting – Advent hope in an economic crisis. Advent and Christmas 2017 Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols […]
Churches and Christians are encouraged to celebrate the Time for Creation together between 1 September – 4 October 2017, and 1 September as the Day for Creation, by the Conference of European Churches (CEC), Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (CCEE) and the European Christian Environmental Network (ECEN). ‘Recent developments remind of the growing urgency of […]
Resources are available to download or order, including an order of service, Powerpoint presentations and free ebook versions of Beyond Our Tears: Resources for Times of Remembrance . Next Remembrance Sunday is 11 November 2018. Order of service The Order of Service for Remembrance Sunday is published by Churches Together in Britain and Ireland and prepared […]
1 September – 4 October 2017. Download resources to observe Creation Time 2017. Here we provide links to materials produced by the churches and other groups for Creation Time 2017. Eco-congregation Scotland Resources for Creation Time 2017 come from an ecumenical writing group, with contributors from the Church of Scotland, the Roman Catholic Church, The […]
Returning Home: Christian Faith in Encounter with Other Faiths. The 2017 Lent resource explores how Christian faith has been deepened and enriched by encounters with people of different religions. This is not a resource that necessarily emphases common ground or that is about dialogue but how Christian faith has burned brightly following an encounter with […]
Resources for Advent include the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, and material from the Bible Society, CAFOD, Christian Aid and the Church Urban Fund. Plus you can still download A World in Waiting – Advent hope in an economic crisis. Advent 2016 Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Download Festival of Nine Lessons and […]