/ Posts from Vanesther Rees

13 Oct |  Help combat food poverty in Bristol

In the school holidays some children are without enough food and suffer from holiday hunger. Can you volunteer to combat food poverty in Bristol this October half-term?   At St Luke’s Church in Barton Hill (east Bristol) they are responding to …

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13 Oct |  Suffering Church Action Week – speaking tour event

What we’re doing for Suffering Church Action Week: Barnabas Fund Speaking Tour Event Friday 13 November 7-9pm All Hallows, Easton, Bristol BS5 0HH Find out more about the Barnabas Fund and Suffering Church Action Week at barnabasfund.org/scaw

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13 Oct |  ‘Of Drains & Wells’ – a quiet day for churchwardens

Bishop Lee will be leading a Quiet Day at Bristol Cathedral for churchwardens on 14 November to help resource and equip them for their vital roles as leaders in the local church.  The programme will include two sessions of input from Bishop Lee …

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13 Oct |  Open to All: A Place to Belong

A workshop on Disability Inclusion with Cristina Gangemi 1:45pm – 3:15pm Thursday 22 October St Philip & St James, Odd Down, Bath The Diocese of Bath & Well’s Social Justice/Open to All group will be offering an afternoon workshop on disability …

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13 Oct |  Launch of Kingswood School Pastors

The first ever School Pastors Project in Bristol is about to be launched and you are invited to the launch event on Saturday 17 October at 7.30pm at Hanham Youth Centre. It’s like Street Pastors but will work with young people, both …

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13 Oct |  Christian Aid’s Christmas appeal

Wiltshire’s regional coordinator for Christian Aid has welcomed an announcement by the Government that it will match every pound raised in Christian Aid’s Christmas Appeal, which could help prevent thousands of unnecessary deaths from malaria. At a time of year …

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13 Oct |  Green Christian: Economics of Hope

Building on the success of their sell-out conference last year, Green Christian is organising a day with two world class speakers to take further the ground-breaking Joy in Enough initiative. Saturday 7 November 2015 11.00am to 5.00pm St Michael’s Centre, Stoke Gifford, Bristol BS34 8PD Download …

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12 Oct |  Understanding Human Trafficking

Understanding human trafficking: our response SWAN Church Leaders Breakfast 26 November 2015  You are invited to the next SWAN Church Leaders’ Breakfast, which will focus on the topic of human trafficking and how local churches can respond to the needs on …

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12 Oct |  Confirmations at HMP Ashfield

Revd Liz Perry, one of the chaplains at HMP Ashfield, reports on a special confirmation service in their chapel for serving prisoners, led by Bishop Lee. Back in the summer a confirmation service was held at which 13 candidates were presented and the …

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12 Oct |  CIS lecture: Science, Faith & God

Alister McGrath lecture on Wednesday 4 November 2015 Science, Faith and God: Richard Dawkins vs CS Lewis on the Meaning of Life Wills Great Hall, Queens Rd Bristol BS8 1RJ Doors open at 7pm for 7.30pm The talk will last …

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