Black Lives Matter – We Wear The Mask. A reflection on racism, Covid-19, the Grenfell and Windrush scandals, the murder of George Floyd, and Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poem, ‘We Wear the Mask’, written in 1896.
Guide to help local groups build community. Together for the Common Good has published a free Guide to help local groups build on the great community spirit that emerged during lockdown.
Church response to the coronavirus. Advice from the churches across Britain and Ireland, including the re-opening of churches, plus guides on topics that might be useful in understanding the ‘new normal’.
Season of Creation / Creation Time 2020. Resources are available to observe the Season of Creation / Creation Time 2020 produced by the churches and other groups during 1st September – 4th October 2020.
HIGHLIGHTS – RESOURCES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Ecumenical Accompaniers still wanted for 2021. Recruitment is still taking place for Ecumenical Accompaniers (human rights monitors) to serve in Palestine and Israel in 2021.
CTBI Magazine – Edition 2. Find out all about the work of CTBI in our magazine. The magazine is free to download. If you would like to order printed copies, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
NEWS FROM THE NATIONAL ECUMENICAL INSTRUMENTS
ACTION OF CHURCHES TOGETHER IN SCOTLAND (ACTS)
Find information and guidance for the churches in Scotland. More
CHURCHES TOGETHER IN ENGLAND (CTE)
The latest newsletter is now available offering information and updates for churches in England. More
CHURCHES TOGETHER IN WALES (CYTÛN)
Read the latest Policy Bulletin from Cytûn offering information on the start of the re-opening of places of worship in Wales. More
IRISH COUNCIL OF CHURCHES (ICC)
Find the latest updates on Coronavirus (Covid–19) Information for Churches. More
Light of peace for Korea. Churches worldwide are invited by the World Council of Churches (WCC) to join a global prayer campaign for peace on the Korean Peninsula from 1 March to 15 August: “We Pray, Peace Now, End the War!”.
PAST CTBI WEBINAR EVENTS – RECORDINGS AVAILABLE
CTBI and the Baptist Union of Great Britain Racial Justice Series. The Windrush Scandal and the shameful treatment of Black Britons.
Churches’ Refugee Network (CRN): Immigration issues in Britain and Ireland.
CTBI and the Baptist Union of Great Britain Racial Justice Series. The Hostile Environment: Distrust, Discrimination and Deprivation.
Churches’ Refugee Network (CRN): Covid-19: asylum and refugees issues.
CTBI and the Baptist Union of Great Britain Racial Justice Series. Power, Privilege and Pandemic: The Toxic Case of Brexit.
Churches’ Refugee Network (CRN): Asylum and Refugees in Europe during COVID-19.
Climate Change: Church and Green Recovery.
Standing Together: A Christian response to the COVID-19 crisis affecting BAME communities.
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