Help support young carers on #GivingTuesday [Updated]
The global day of giving known as #GivingTuesday is launching in the UK this year - please join in.
Advent: Reflecting on Isaiah’s recognition
Today we offer a short reflection on Isaiah’s recognition of God’s plan for the world.
Advent: Eleven rules for Christingle
Read the playful hints for your Christingle celebration from Author Jeremy Fletcher and artist Dave Walker. Read more at The Children's Society
Archbishop Justin Welby welcomes us to Advent
This year, Archbishop Welby joins a fantastic team of Advent calendar contributors to remind us that ‘for the children. . . it can seem like endless waiting – like days of sitting in an aeroplane without getting closer to our destination.’
Mapping my route as I prepare for the London Marathon
On an interactive map, Joe guides us through his first 20-mile run of the year.
Greatest hits (so far) in October - Have a look on Flipboard
We've compiled some of the most popular blog stories this month on Flipboard
'Looking after my mum and sister is a constant worry'
Kelly, a young carer, shares her experience looking after her mother and younger sister.
'I'm glad I'm able to use my time and skills to help a great cause'
Christina, our new digital volunteer, explains why she's helping us reach more people through digital.
Advent: Seeing the signs
A reflection on the importance of patience and concentration required to see what matters
Local welfare assistance kept Anna and her family safe
Anna shares her experience of how, after escaping an abusive partner, local welfare schemes helped put her family’s life back together again.