Newsletter items from the Justice & Peace Group Week Commencing 3-10-21

CAFOD Family Fast Our local experts are helping people all over the world to adapt to climate change and protect our common home. By donating to CAFOD  Family Fast you can help communities affected by the worst impacts of the climate crisis. Donate online  through the CAFOD website cafod.org.uk/Fundraise/Family-Fast-Day or by using a CAFOD envelope. Please collect your Family Fast Day envelope which are available at both ends of the church on Sun 3rd Oct and give whatever you can, then return the envelope for the 2nd collection next Sunday 10th Oct, please fill in the Gift Aid section if a UK tax payer. You can also easily give via text. Text CAFOD10 to 70580 to donate £10. Or choose to give any whole amount between £1 and £20 by texting CAFOD, followed by the amount you would like to donate, to 70580. You can also donate via the QR code on the posters each end of the church.

Season of Creation continues until 4th Oct – St Francis Day, for further information for things you can do individually please see the guide seasonofcreation.org/    Thanks to everyone who signed the petition started by Pope Francis calling on world leaders to urgently commit to the climate and biodiversity crisis during the meeting of world Leaders in Glasgow this Nov, 140 names were added.

Prayer for Season of Creation – We pray for the world, our common home: that through God’s grace
we may hear its cry for the damage done and be moved to protect it for future generations to enjoy.

Worthing for Refugees Recently one of the Syrian dads had their bicycle stolen from a railway station (even though it was double locked!).  So can anyone donate a bicycle for an adult male? Please email  gay.jacklin@maybridge.org.uk  in the first instance. Gay Jacklin  Worthing 4 Refugees Lead

From the Columbans Campaigning is about educating ourselves about the root causes of injustices and putting our faith into action! A more just world is possible, but it’s only possible if each one of us gets involved. https://columbans.co.uk/

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