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Hodge Hill Church

242 Coleshill Road

Birmingham

B36 8BG

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Creation Care & Climate Justice
A gathering for Christians (young people & adults) in the Midlands
to CONNECT, REFLECT, PLAN and ACT

Saturday 23rd November, 10.30am for 11am start, 4pm finish
Please bring food to eat and share

Draft programme for the day:

10.30am Arrivals & refreshments

11am Welcome & opening prayers

11.15am "The house is on fire": a call to action from our young leaders (Birmingham Youth Strike 4 Climate)

11.35am Climate grief, eco-anxiety... and faith: finding language to connect faith and action (Paul Bodenham, Green Christian)

12.15pm Possibilites for action (5-10 min slots introducing afternoon workshops) [exact details TBC]

  • Supporting young people to lead the way (BYS4C & Worth Unlimited)
  • Falling in love with creation (Sam Ewell)
  • Personal & communal change (Eco-church)
  • Interfaith & engagement with local government (Footsteps)
  • Resourcing churches theologically (TearFund)
  • Non-violent direct action & Extinction Rebellion (Christian Climate Action)

1.15pm Lunch (bring & share)

2.00pm Afternoon workshops (as above)

3.30pm Tea break

3.45pm Closing prayers

4.00pm Finish

NB. please try to cycle or use public transport if at all possible
Buses to Hodge Hill Church: 94, 55, X12, X70; nearest train station: Stechford

If you'd like to join a led cycle ride from Birmingham city centre...
9am Meet at Costa Coffee (Aston University), 12-13 Aston St B4 7DA - for coffee & socialising
10am depart for Hodge Hill
Returning to Costa Coffee at the end of the event.


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