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Double Celebrations at VALL Awards
Two of our diocesan fresh expressions of Church, SoundCafe and The Well, scooped first place at the inaugural Voluntary Action Leicester & Leicestershire (VALL) awards ceremony.
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Pete's Everyday Action - volunteering with One Roof Leicester
Pete reflects on how he lives out his faith everyday through his voluntary work with One Roof Leicester.
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Homelessness Charter 'Give Leicester' scheme creates contactless donation points
A scheme is being launched to provide 16 contactless donation points across the city for members of the public to give £3 a time to the One Roof Leicester night shelter to help rough sleepers
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Police service of Hope and Remembrance to raise awareness of hate crime
To mark National Hate Crime Awareness Month, Leicestershire Police is holding a Service of Hope and Remembrance and creating a Tree of Hope.
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Everyday eco action wins St Di's Church a bronze award
Many of us think that preserving the precious gift of creation in the midst of the climate crisis is something we should acting upon, every day. St Dionysius in Market Harborough, is leading by example and was recently awarded an Eco Church Bronze Award for its efforts.
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A double celebration for SoundCafe Leicester
The Bishop of Leicester’s Lent Appeal 2019 has raised £3,168.46 towards supporting the work of a charity which works with people who are homeless, and their Chair of Trustees is to be licensed as a Pioneer Minister.
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Opportunities for churches to support Age UK
“Who do you turn to when times get tough? Imagine if you had no one.” This is the question Age UK in Leicestershire and Rutland is asking. It comes with an initiative known as the ‘£10,000 challenge’ which has been pioneered by St Margaret’s Church, Leicester, whose Vicar Mark Battison, is on the Age UK fundraising team.
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Bishop’s Guli’s refugee experiences inspire artwork on show
A striking artwork has been hung in Leicester Cathedral ahead of a free exhibition of new work inspired by members of the refugee and asylum-seeking community, including the Bishop of Loughborough.
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Bishop’s Lent Appeal 2019 SoundCafe – a ‘safe creative space’
People who are vulnerable, socially isolated or who experience homelessness are to benefit from the Bishop of Leicester’s 2019 Lent Appeal.
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Bishop Guli among European church leaders uniting for refugees and migrants
In the spirit of Christmas, European church leaders including the Bishop of Loughborough are affirming the values of dignity, respect and compassion for refugees and migrants.
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