Where mercy and justice meet
Social action: what does the future hold?
Martin Charlesworth's keynote talk from the main morning session at the Jubilee+ Churches that Change Communities conference 2016.

Conference Jubilee+
October
29
2016
Speaker
Martin Charlesworth
The disintegration of mission
Krish Kandiah from Home for Good was our guest keynote speaker in the main afternoon session at the Jubilee+ Churches that Change Communities conference 2016.

Conference
October
29
2016
Speaker
Krish Kandiah
Seminar: Asylum seekers & refugees
How can local churches better address the needs of asylum seekers and refugees? A TED talk style seminar with three speakers, followed by Q&A.

Refugees and asylum seekers Conference
October
29
2016
Speaker
Julian Prior, Karina Martin & Ed Walker
Seminar: Being good news to the poor
Angela shared from her experience, teaching and equipping us on how to bring dignity, hope and a new way of seeing themselves to those who have experienced poverty, oppression and exclusion.

Attitudes to poverty Church
October
29
2016
Speaker
Angela Kemm
Seminar: Business for good
Can you and your church serve the poor without draining your resources? Create income as well as spend it? Create jobs and training? Provide opportunities to entrepreneurs in the church that bless others? Do business without losing […]

Business for good Conference
October
29
2016
Speaker
Julian Prior, Kate Welch & Steve Whittington
Seminar: Myth of the undeserving poor
Following on from the theme of our book of the same name, this seminar explores how our attitudes to the poor are shaped, and how as Christians and churches we can reflect on and respond to the challenge of Scripture.

Attitudes to poverty Conference
October
29
2016
Speaker
Natalie Williams
Selected Series
Churches that Change Communities 2014
[ 8 Episodes ] 11 October 2014 - 11 October 2014
Main sessions and seminars from the 2014 Jubilee+ conference in Bournemouth
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A Robust Theology for Social Engagement (Seminar)
It is vital that social engagement and social action is securely rooted in a biblical mandate. It is also vital to identify the role of social engagement within the life and work of local churches. Martin looks at these vital issues in this seminar.

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Martin Charlesworth
07
Influencing Society for Social Good (Seminar)
In a rapidly-changing culture, how can we be a Christian witness for the benefit of all? Exploring key biblical principles, learning the lessons of church history and examining some key contemporary examples we will explore both the […]

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Gareth Davies
06
Developing Local Networks (Seminar)
Church based social action demands professional competence and that we actively engage with external agencies. It demands that we are 'networked', standing side by side with other churches; presenting a united front and work alongside […]

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Mike Royal
05
The Myth of the Undeserving Poor (Seminar)
When you think of poverty in Britain today, do you picture innocent children going without food or scroungers lounging on the sofa all day watching TV and cheating on benefits claims? For Christians, what we think about the poor in […]

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Natalie Williams
04
Keynote Presentation 2014 (afternoon)
Acts 1:4-8
Mike looks at Acts 1:4-8 and what Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and whole world might mean in the context of social action.

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Mike Royal
03
The Key Role of Social Enterprise (Seminar)
This seminar was an opportunity to learn, share and shape ideas on how to develop sustainable business models to address social issues. Social Enterprise is a way of working that can transform a social action project into a longterm […]

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Kate Welch
02
Social Action in the Local Church - Making it work (Seminar)
Experiences of social action in a church context at Citygate Church Bournemouth

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Guy and Heather Miller
01
Keynote Presentation 2014
Martin Charlesworth gives the opening keynote talk at the Churches that Change Communities Conference 2014 in Bournemouth.

 
October
11
2014
Speaker
Martin Charlesworth

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