‘Church in the Philippines is living out an incarnational model of Jesus Christ’

‘Church in the Philippines is living out an incarnational model of Jesus Christ’

Davidson Solanki, International Programmes Manager with the Anglican mission agency USPG, reports on how the church in the Philippines is standing alongside marginalised indigenous communities   Anglican Life USPG Large-scale mining operations on the southern island of Mindanao in the Philippines have resulted in the forced relocation of indigenous communities. These people have lost ancestral […]

One Child . . .

One Child . . .

by Michelle Pellegrino   Anglican Life Church Army   Grant (28) grew up on the Ferrier Estate, a tough housing estate in Greater London. At 12, he became a criminal to feed his brother. By 16, he was in prison. Over time, he realised that the role model he had been searching for had been […]

Reforming Women’s Ministry

Anglican Life Church Society   Last summer I conducted an online survey of evangelical Anglican churches in the UK, to get a snapshot of the current situation with respect to ministry. Of the 72 valid responses, 47 came from churches identified as complementarian (recognising different roles for men and women), 20 from churches identified as […]

Can we learn from ancient prayer books?

Anglican Life Anglican Mainstream   By Andrew Symes   Why would a 21stcentury evangelical be interested in liturgy? asked Mark Earngey as he began his talk at Wycliffe Hall (11 June). An extrovert Australian, Mark doesn’t come across as a nerdy academic, fascinated by church history for its own sake. His time in Oxford working […]

The Christian political imagination

The Christian political imagination

Anglican Life Latimer Trust By Stephen Backhouse Those who support the evangelical Christian theology for which the Latimer Trust stands would agree that it is important for Christians to bear witness to their faith within the political arena. However, it has to be acknowledged that one does not have to look too hard before one […]

Reaching people on the margins

Reaching people on the margins

Rebecca Woollgar, Volunteering Manager for the Anglican mission agency USPG, reflects on the inspirational work of Anglican churches in Brazil and Wiltshire, and concludes there is no ‘us and them’ Anglican Life USPG What is the church for? For me it’s about acknowledging we all have something to offer – there is no ‘us and […]

Why The Episcopal Church is on the brink

Why The Episcopal Church is on the brink

Anglican Life CEEC The publication by The Episcopal Church (USA) of responses from around the Communion to its proposed changes in relation to same-sex marriage have created something of a firestorm in the Church of England. That is because they revealed that, back in November, William Nye, the Secretary General to the Archbishops’ Council of […]

A Games-changing mission

A Games-changing mission

Aanglican Life Christians in Sport Christians in Sport staff support more than 400 elite athletes as they look to live for Jesus in the world where he has placed them. This support takes our team to various locations around the UK and further afield – including Australia! Staff members Graham Daniels and Jules Wilkinson were […]

Changing the culture of the Church of England

Anglican Life Watch   More than a year has passed since “Setting God’s People Free” was issued by the Archbishops’ Council as part of the Renewal and Reform agenda. It was received by General Synod and passed on to the dioceses for study and, presumably, action. It starts with the words “A great opportunity lies […]

Mothers’ Union at the United Nations

Mothers’ Union at the United Nations

Anglican Life Mothers’ Union Leah Chipepa is a Mothers’ Union member from Zambia and was part of its 2018 delegation to UNCSW. She has extensive experience working as a women’s rights advocate and campaigner in Africa and internationally. Here she reports on her final couple of days at UNCSW.   I was greeted on one […]