JRI Conference 18 March 2017

BOOK NOW for the annual JRI conference to be held on Saturday 18th March 2017 at Bournville College, Birmingham. In collaboration with ForMission College, this year’s theme is ‘Nature in the Balance’ and includes keynote talks from Dr Darren Evans, Prof Richard Bauckham and Revd Dave Bookless. Further details are …

Saving Planet Earth – a serious role for the Church?

CRES Day (Saturday 29th April 2017) at Ripon College Cuddesdon nr. Oxford with Andy Atkins and Margot Hodson Christian Rural and Environmental Studies (CRES) is very pleased to welcome Andy Atkins the Chief Executive of A Rocha UK, and former Chief Executive of Friends of the Earth, as guest speaker. He will look at …

JRI and COP21

JRI was very active during the COP21 climate change meeting in Paris in December 2015. As a result we produced five resources that come at the topic from a variety of angles. Paris, Paris – COP21, a personal reflection and review. A special briefing by Dr. Martin Hodson. Paris, Romans …

Water, Water Everywhere (Friday 4th September 2015)

Water, Water, Everywhere (Friday 4th September 2015) For many years CRES has been running an annual residential at Ripon College Cuddesdon (nr. Oxford) in September.  This year it is on Friday and Saturday 4th/5th September. We have an excellent programme on the Friday, including an introduction to Abingdon Hydro from Dr. …

Contemplative Activists: living in God’s heart for justice today

Contemplative Activists: living in God’s heart for justice today Saturday 25th April 2015, 10.00am to 4.00pm – CRES (Christian Rural and Environmental Studies) Day at Ripon College Cuddesdon nr. Oxford with Greg and Ruth Valerio. Open to all. PROGRAMME includes: Greg Valerio on “Putting Down Roots – earthing ourselves in …