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Read a selection of stories from churches across the country on how they are serving communities at this challenging time.
  1. Leonardslunchbox4

    ‘For many, pets are a lifeline’ – church pet food bank launches amid cost of living crisis

    01/02/2023

    A pet food bank set up with support from a church is helping people to feed their dogs, cats and even guinea pigs amid the cost of living crisis

    2 min read
  2. Lord Paul Boateng

    Lord Boateng, Chair of the Archbishops' Commission on Racial Justice, addresses the National Education Conference 2023

    27/01/2023

    Address by Lord Boateng, Chair of the Archbishops' Commission on Racial Justice, at the National Education Conference 2023

    10 min read
  3. The Rt Hon Gillian Keegan MP, Secretary of State for Education, speaking at the National Education Conference 2023

    The Rt Hon Gillian Keegan MP - Secretary of State for Education - National Education Conference 2023

    27/01/2023

    The Rt Hon Gillian Keegan MP, Secretary of State for Education, spoke at the National Education Conference 2023.

    8 min read
  4. Dame Rachel de Souza speaking at the 2023 National Education Conference

    Dame Rachel de Souza - Children's Commissioner - National Education Conference 2023

    27/01/2023

    Dame Rachel de Souza, Children's Commissioner for England, spoke at the National Education Conference 2023.

    14 min read
  5. Church group (Mountain Pilgrims) in Cumbria

    God on a mountaintop – the church groups taking worship to the hills of Cumbria

    13/01/2023

    Growing network of Christians meeting in the great outdoors

    3 min read
  6. People meeting in Christ Church Clevedon for The Bereavement Journey

    ‘My life stopped’ – why bereavement ministry is vital

    10/01/2023

    The church-run Bereavement Journey course offers hope and changes lives.

    3 min read
  7. Restored churchyard with new plants

    Congregation turns historic churchyard into wildlife haven

    06/01/2023

    A Derbyshire parish turns its churchyard into a wildlife haven in a green drive impacting all parts of parish life.

    2 min read
  8. Chichester Cathedral verger collects food donations

    Chichester Cathedral community collects more than half a tonne of food for community this Christmas

    23/12/2022

    Chichester Cathedral doubles own target for food donations for people in crisis, as churches in the area offer hot food and warm spaces this Christmas.

    3 min read
  9. A crowd of carollers gathered in Columbia Road around Ven Adam Atkinson leading

    Christmas carollers throng legendary East End market street

    19/12/2022

    Columbia Road, most famous for its flower market, overtaken by open-air carol singing organised by St Peter’s Bethnal Green.

    1 min read
  10. Wooden angel shapes on a desk

    Eastbourne celebrates the true meaning of Christmas with free events for everyone

    14/12/2022

    Eastbourne's church communities are leading an angel festival this year with over 40 churches, businesses, and community groups signed up to participate.

    2 min read