Racial Justice

Racial Justice

Parishes often ask ‘What can I do to engage?’ It’s a question we can easily shy away from to avoid the tick box nature of how some perceive ‘actions’ since racial justice is about love. Demonstrating a love for each other that is...

We are One Project

Aleka Gutzmore and Laura Luz have been working with Anu Omideyi and produced this resource ‘We are One’ which could be used online as well as in schools and Sunday schools to allow children to explore themes of race from a Biblical Perspective. We came to...

A Hymn for Church Safeguarding Officers

When I organised an event several years ago for Parish Safeguarding Officers I commissioned Ally Barrett to write a hymn specifically for the occasion.  You can find it  here on her website; she’s a great hymnwriter.  Have a look – it would be great hymn to sing...

Bishop Joanne’s summer/autumn diary

Belonging in, praying for, and caring for people and parishes in Stepney Area is the core of Bishop Joanne’s role. She is also the lead bishop for safeguarding on behalf of Bishop Sarah, supports the work of the Compassionate Communities team, and, with Monica Bolley,...