Some thoughts on Speaking Up by Dr Peter Lornie

My Tearfund Prayer Diary for last week included a reminder that July 1st – 9th is the “Speak Up” initiative organised by The Climate Coalition of which JRI is a member. We are challenged in the Book of Proverbs to “Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves” (Proverbs …

‘Interesting Times’ by Rev Dr John Weaver

Well the election roller coaster is nearly over and the media pundits and political leaders pick through the pieces. In 1966 US Senator and soon to be assassinated, presidential candidate, Robert F. Kennedy delivered a speech that included the following: There is a Chinese curse which says: May he live …

CRES/JRI Field Trip: Somerset- a different county

Somerset- a different county We are pleased to announce that CRES and JRI will be running a one day Field Trip to the Somerset Levels on Saturday 8th July 2017 (10.30am to 4.15pm). We will be visiting two contrasting farms, discussing agriculture on the Levels, thinking about environmental issues, and just …