As an Association we want recognise that many people in our society are disadvantaged because they live in a low economic situation.
We want to make sure that no-one is disadvantaged when they encounter the Association or our churches - we also want to encourage our churches and ministers to work towards a fairer society.
Personal debt is a burden for millions, with anxiety creating fear, isolation and misery as well as damaging and destroying relationships. Those in debt are to be found throughout society, including the church.
Produced by JPIT The lies we tell ourselves challenges the many widely accepted myths about those who live in poverty and is a major focus of our work on Poverty and Inequality. Click here to download it
Christians Against Poverty:
Many of our churches wrk with Christians Against Poverty; which is focused on providing debt relief advice, life skills and financial management advice free to all people
There are more than 1,200 food bank centres in our network across the UK. Research from the Independent Food Aid Network suggests these centres account for roughly two-thirds of all emergency food bank provision in the UK.
Many churches provide food banks to the communities that they live in