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25 March 2019 - Recovering the Common Good: a task for the churches? a talk and discussion led by Andrew Bradstock. 19.45 - 21.00 West Worthing Baptist Church, 45 South Street, Tarring, Worthing, West Sussex BN14 7LU. This is one in a series of talks hosted by Worthing Theological Society. Free admission. Tea and coffee available after the meeting.

5 -7 April 2019 - JPIC Links Annual Conference - “Signs of Hope” (Seeking life in troubled times) to be led by Revd Dr Al Barrett.  High Leigh Conference Centre, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, EN11 8SG.  For the full programme and more information, please click here.  

9 April 2019 - Catholic Social Teaching And Contemporary Political Life.  Dr. John Bruton, former Taoiseach of Ireland, will present a lecture at The University of Notre Dame (U.S.A.) in England, 1-4 Suffolk Street, London SW1Y 4GH, 6pm.Spaces for this lecture are limited due to room capacity. Please RSVP to Katherine Colbrook, St Mary’s University, via rsvp@stmarys.ac.uk by Tuesday 26th March.

10 April 2019 - Tax Justice.  An event held by  London Churches Social Action, Just Share, and Church Action for Tax Justice to discuss how Christians should think, speak and act on tax.  A dialogue with Anne Fairpo, Fr Simon Cuff, and Revd David Haslam.  6-8pm at St Mary-le-Bow Church, Cheapside, City of London, EC2V 6AU.  For more information and to register, click here.  

10 April 2019 Called to Take Part in Public Life, a talk by Jenny Sinclair, Founder Director of Together for the Common Good, the fifth in the series The Love That God Lavishes Upon Us, the Lent programme at St James's Spanish Place, London. The series draws upon Pope Benedict's encyclical, Deus Caritas Est (God is Love). 7-8pm in the Crypt, with refreshments at 8pm.

24-25 April 2019 - Business for Good Conference in Edinburgh. Presented by an international range of speakers, the conference will explore social impact, the Global Goals, cause marketing, the circular economy, social procurement, collaborative partners and more. It offers an opportunity to discuss and contact different organisations working to have a positive impact on society. Find more information  here.

13 May 2019Reimagining Britain: Faith and the Common Good.  The William Temple Foundation annual lecture with Archbishop Justin Welby speaking on the current state of civil society and how religion, belief and economics will shape the future of post-Brexit Britain.  18.30 - 19.30, Lambeth Palace.  

June 18, 2019 "Always room for one more" Children, Young People and Estates; stories of participation and partnering - the National Estate Churches Network (NECN) Conference 2019. 10am - 3pm, Bradford Cathedral. £25 per head. Book here.

18 - 21 July 2019 - Social Reformers Summer School from the Jubilee Centre on the theme of: Food, relationships & the environment.  The Summer School is for people aged between 18 and 40 who are recent graduates, young professionals and others in business, public services or the charity sector. Westminster College, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0AA.  Full details and registration here.  

26-28 July 2019 Forgotten People, Forgotten Places: Being Church on the Margins - the annual conference of the National Justice and Peace Network in partnership with Church Action on Poverty. The focus of the conference is inspired by Pope Francis' call to be “a Church which is poor and for the poor”. The weekend includes workshops and plenary sessions looking at how we can cultivate churches which are focused on building the kingdom, not on growing the church; that listen to voices from the margins; that expect to be challenged and changed by our neighbours; which put an emphasis on sharing food and hospitality; which are hungry and thirsty for justice. Speakers include: Revd Deirdre Brower Latz, Professor Anthony Reddie and others. At the Hayes Conference Centre, Derbyshire. Booking here.

9 – 11 September The Conversational God - a small conference hosted by the Jubilee Centre. For Christians who believe that God’s people should be salt and light by seeking to transform relationships in society.  An opportunity for participants to deepen their understanding of God’s intentions for relationships by exploring different genres in the Bible. Involves sharing lessons and experiences in institutions in different spheres of society and internationally. Speakers to be announced. Jubilee Centre, Cambridge. Cost: £65 for the three days, including all refreshments. Booking here. Related event: participants are encouraged to register also for the Relational Thinking Conference on 12th-13th September, organised by the Relationships Foundation, for a wider secular audience.

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