Myanmar: Christians ‘hiding in the forest for safety’

Myanmar’s Christians have been telling Open Doors partners of how they are living in constant fear, following February’s coup.  With the internet shut down, communications from the country have been few and far between. However, Open Doors’

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Black Church community offer condolences to The Royal Family

The National Church Leaders Forum (NCLF) – a black Christian voice, offers sincere condolences to HRH Queen Elizabeth ll, following the passing of her husband and consort of 73 years, HRH Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

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Card Factory & Marie Curie join forces for The National Day Of Reflection

To mark a full year of lockdown on 23rd March, Card Factory and Marie Curie have joined forces to help people reconnect with their loved ones.

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Nourish partners with Locum’s Nest to provide mental health support

The NHS has announced 40 dedicated support hubs offering staff access to mental health services and the NHS People Plan 2020/2021 has made wellbeing of staff a top priority.

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Covid-19 Fund donation will help those affected by domestic abuse

The Covid-19 Support Fund, established by the insurance and long-term savings industry, will donate over £7m to Women’s Aid, Victim Support, and the NSPCC to support women and children affected by domestic abuse.

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10 since the start of the Syria crisis, children describe the lasting horrors

Thousands of schools have been bombed and damaged or destroyed in the ten years of crisis in Syria, and many teachers and pupils have been killed. One in three schools in Syria are now out of use, and more than a third of all children – 2.4 million – are still out of school.

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4 Ways to Love Someone Blindsided By Loss

For Christians, these surprises often prove particularly jarring to our spiritual lives. We’ve accepted the gospel’s warning that to take up our cross is to follow Christ into suffering.

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