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Here's the first of 4 Advent Bible studies to get you or your group thinking more about the Biblical basis of food justice and the difference the coming of Jesus makes.
The underlying principle of SPEAK’s Seeding Change campaign is that ‘all food should be grown and shared as though people and planet mattered.’
The creativity of the network is so amazing. Here are some of the beautiful things that you have come up with and for all to appreciate and share...
December is here: A new month for prayer adventures and God-seeking, more than just the shopping-and-parties season. Here’s this month’s prayer calendar to see you through Advent and Christmas!
Eating simply, focussing on what matters
Advent is more than a countdown to Christmas
Faith Link Andrew Harrison SPEAKS about the importance of welcome in our Christian theology
We have a new NEST arrival! The newly hatched David Fribbins as the Speak Regional Support Coordinator...
While the New Alliance completely transforms African agriculture into a multinational free for all - it goes largely under the public radar... SPREAD THE NEWS and LOBBY DFID at the same time with Speaks PHOTO PETITION - PROFILE PICTURE LAUNCH!!
Some lovely prayers produced by you and shared by you...
This Soundcheck we're putting together two very exciting teams... If you're up for putting in a bit of effort to get a free ticket then listen up folks!
Faith Link Andrew Harrison SPEAKS about his experience at the Feminism in London conference last Saturday and reflects on the question “Would Jesus have blurred lines”
Christabel McCooey is SPEAKs lovely new Fundraising Officer - here's her wisdom and reflections on funding the spiritual revolution
Ths month we have another exciting range of prayer challenges for you, and another beautiful downloadable prayer calendar to inspire you!
In an interview with the Guardian Rowan Williams speaks honestly and movingly about his support for arms trade activists. Read his quotes below...
Nottingham SPEAK have always been an awesome SPEAK group with big dreams and big hearts. This year they've turned up the heat even more to become a formidable force for good!
All of those who were at Vocal Training and attended Chris Duncan's Public Speaking workshop know how awesome it was. For all those who weren't we thought we'd put it up as a blog so that you haven't missed out!
Ever felt frustrated by the constant talk of economic growth on the main news media? Ever wondered how we can have everlasting growth on a finite planet? Ever wished there was an alternative way to organise our economy that respected the restraints of finite resources and human and planetary well-being?
I encourage anyone who is passionate about something in the world to have a chat with their local MP, as they may surprise you.
Flower Model is Speak's grass-roots participatory forum. It's where everyone who's part of the network can get involved with all levels of planning and decision making. Join us... 16 November at 11:30 until 17 November at 14:30
Last year, as a part of the Check 2 program at Sound Check 2012 we were treated to the company of, amongst others, Juliet Kilpin. Rob Elliot tells us about her book 'Urban to the Core'