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You can find stories from across our organisation on this page, or access some of our more specific blogs, such as our data blog, our young people's blog, our policy team's blog and our volunteers' blog.

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Several burning candles
We work with families and young people who are often 'in the dark', marginalised and unseen.
08 December 2012
Church team
young girl looking through school gates
Every year, 100,000 children run away from home or care, and 200,000 miss a month of schooling. These shocking figures are related, our new report finds.
07 December 2012
Policy team
four lighted candles
How are we called to shine the light and warmth of the justice of God?
07 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Downing Street sign
How will changes announced during the autumn statement affect struggling families' benefits? Find out - use our calculator.
06 December 2012, 1 comment
Policy team
image of young man
What does waiting during Advent tell us about working with young people, often caught in a web of complex needs and motivations?
06 December 2012
Church team
Several burning candles
Advent challenges us to wait, and wait well. We resist quick-fix answers as we consider the slow movement towards the fulfilment of God’s salvation.
05 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Tim Holmes at age 10 - a young boy sitting on steps
Tim participated in his first Christingle 21 years ago. This year, he returns to the service, helping hundreds organise events across the country.
04 December 2012
A lit candle against a black background
Candles symbolise the struggle between light and darkness, reminding us that as followers of Jesus we are called to be lights, shining in the darkness
04 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Migrant & Refugee Woman of the Year Awards logo
Each year hundreds of unaccompanied young women escape persecution at home to seek protection in the UK - nominate a refugee woman you admire
03 December 2012, 1 comment
Policy team
four lighted candles that are part of an Advent wreath
Advent readings invite us to look backwards and forwards in many ways, Paula Gooder writes.
03 December 2012, 1 comment
Guest bloggers