And can it be... A Fossil Free C of E?
Sheffield Speak have been fully embracing the Seeding change campaign. The other day the Network Support Team received a lovely surprise of a beautiful package from the group...
Here's the first of 4 Advent Bible studies to get you or your group thinking more about the Biblical basis of food justice and the difference the coming of Jesus makes.
In the SPEAK network, we've been thinking a lot about where our food comes from, and right now, it’s that time of year when fruit trees across the UK are heavy with fruit.
The Harvest period is a great time to get people thinking about where their food comes from. Many churches have a 'thanksgiving' service around this time of year, which often involves getting people to donate food, which is then redistributed to needy people. But the SPEAK network is all about getting to the root causes of poverty and injustice - we think that Harvest is the perfect time to get the church to take a deeper look at where our food comes from.
Five Christians were arrested for gluing themselves together to block one of the entrances to the DSEi arms fair last week. In so doing, they have drawn a lot of attention to the role of the UK in the global arms trade, the state that facilitates the proliferation of weapons for private profit, and what it means to be a peacemaker.
Want to get active about agribusiness? Here’s some resources to get you going!
I've been trying to learn how to pray, beyond just speaking/writing my frustrations, appreciation, hopes, and questions to God, but trying to act them out as big and practical as I can. One good way I have found to do this involves community gardening...
Following the launch of the Bardic Bike Tour in 2012, this peddle-powered collaborative adventure is back for 2013!
For all you keen IF campaign lovers, I'm sure you've heard that the big IF event is happening on Saturday 8 June! And for all you people who have had their heads in the clouds, here's a blog to enlighten you! SPEAK will be there, so come and join your fellow SPEAKees! Along with other Christian organisations, we'll be having a pre-event service at Westminster Central Hall at 11.30am -12.30pm. After this there'll be time for photos and then we can all head down to the main event at Hyde Park together to do what we do best, SPEAK out!