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Blog 1111 Wilberforce
A POLITICAL HERO
Wilberforce Part 1 William Wilberforce is a national hero. Not many politicians have ever achieved this iconic status! However, everyone seems to agree that Wilberforce’s lifelong campaign against the institution of slavery was an act of political hero More ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1111 Arena
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE IN THE BIBLE
Social Enterprise Part 2 The Bible is big on business. Does that surprise you? Many church people seem to think that business is a necessity, not a calling – but they are wrong. Everywhere you look in the Bible you notice that business plays a vital pa More ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1111 Money
AN IDEA WHO'S TIME HAS COME
Social Enterprise Part 1 There has been a lot of debate recently in the UK about the balance between government responsibilities and the work of volunteer organisations in social provision for the needy within our society. This is the sharp end of the More ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1111 Desert
DISASTER RELIEF - SOME DEEPER QUESTIONS
Despite everything I said in my last post, the fact remains that many people remain curiously detached from the huge human catastrophes caused by natural disasters. This may be because we are selfish or lazy. Or perhaps it is because we still have some More ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1111 Pots
DISASTER RELIEF-A MODERN BLESSING
I heard on the news last week that the UN emergency food programme in Pakistan has only received 20% of the funds it requires. A spokesman said that it will close down in a few weeks unless individual nations start making generous donations. This is extra More ...
Martin Charlesworth
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The Sidelined
As a result of Brexit, there are many people feeling disempowered. Whether they feel unheard or just angry at the situation, the outcome of disempowerment is the same. More ...
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