“It is said that for an estimated 9 million U.K. citizens, loneliness is the sad reality of modern life.” “Loneliness is one of the biggest health challenges we face. It has little to do with being physically isolated, but more about a sense of disconnection from the people around us.” “How am I so alone…
Following on from 2020 – Our World Reimagined post-COVID, we have chosen in 2021-22 the theme of ‘community’. Throughout the year we will explore a theology of community and what this might reveal about the relationship between the individual and community; reflect on faith communities past and present through their stories and have a glimpse at new and emerging stories; we will look at global and local communities through crisis to a better future. We will then focus on some of the issues and challenges in community and how we can work towards true inclusivity and sharing.
We will be guided and challenged at the start of this journey by way of a series of talks as outlined below.