Poverty

Thursday, 01 August 2013

Put evangelism first, says Lyndon Bowring

The church must not regard evangelism as secondary, Lyndon Bowring has told this year's Keswick Convention.

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Nappy shortages and mental stress are common among low-income mothers

Many low income mothers are suffering from mental stress that can harm their children, according to a new study.

Thursday, 25 July 2013

Sense of community can reverse Church decline

By Mark Caplin

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken of the need to create community in churches if they are to attract more people through their doors.

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Plight of street children inspires skydive

By Susie Turner

The founder of Christian children's charity Viva has taken part in a skydive to raise money for street children.

Monday, 22 July 2013

Sentamu attacks 'scandal' of low wages

By Mark Caplin

The Archbishop of York has challenged politicians to put their money where their mouths are and make the living wage a reality.

Friday, 12 July 2013

Church of Scotland criticises payday lenders

The Church of Scotland has asked MPs to take action to curb high cost credit.

Thursday, 11 July 2013

Archbishop of Canterbury calls for 'footwashing' church

The Archbishop of Canterbury has called for a Church that is united, confident and humble in working together for the common good.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Don't be ashamed to seek help, struggling parents told

Parents struggling to feed their children are being encouraged to seek help from churches and other services that can support them through their hardship.

Sunday, 07 July 2013

Church condemns 'scrounger' rhetoric against poor

The Government should pay close attention to the impact of welfare cuts on the most vulnerable, the Church of England's parliamentary body said today.

Friday, 05 July 2013

UK churches called to model early church

By Susie Turner

Samaritan's Purse is encouraging churches to support the world's poor by modelling the early church and sharing what they have.

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