Advent

For many people the lead-up to Christmas is a busy time of shopping, parties and fun. But Advent is a time of making space, of waiting and reflection. Over Advent we are offering daily resources and would love to walk with you on a journey of prayer and reflection during this season.

Silhouette of person about to leap
Aaron discusses life in and out of the care system and 'the huge difference' our work made in his life
13 December 2013
Animation of crowd holding Christingles
Gamal Fahnbulleh reflects on the symbolism of the Christingle and how its message can help children living in poverty
12 December 2013
Group of young people talking
Sam Donoghue takes a further look into the importance of listening to what children have to say
11 December 2013
A though provoking blog reflecting on poverty and self-worth
Don’t miss this endearing, heartbreaking video of Sam and his sister describing how being poor leads to many challenges
10 December 2013
A reflection of Isaiah 11.1-10 bible passage
Anthony Clarke, minister and fellow at Oxford, considers what can stop children from flourishing
09 December 2013
A child leading an adult by the hand
After years spent listening to children and young people, Jim Davis reflects on what children have said
08 December 2013