RIMG0374Job opportunity: Campaigns and Engagement Officer

We have an opening for a creative, outgoing campaigner to join our small staff team. Can you develop new events and activities for peace, and inspire members and potential supporters? If so, we’d love to receive your application.

Applications close 14 May 2018, for full details and forms go to for.org.uk/who/jobs.

 

Letting in the Light:
Positive steps for peace in a turbulent world
20-22 April 2018
Hinsley Hall, Leeds

Keynote session: Kim Leadbeater, sister of Jo Cox MP

Our next annual conference is another joint event with the Anglican, Baptist, Methodist and United Reformed Church Peace Fellowships. More info about contributors and booking form at for.org.uk/positivesteps.

Pancakes for peace imageLent resource
We’ve got a quiz, some discussion starters and a prayer to help you out.

 

Peace Sunday cover croppedPeace Sunday: 23rd September 2018

Finding it difficult to talk about peace in church? We’re supporting you to hold a service for peace, by doing most of the work for you. We’ve compiled a resource including sermon notes, prayers and hymns, activities for children’s groups and inspiring stories of hope from international peacemakers.

Get the free resource here

 

Disarm Church House
Church House Westminster is a conference centre whose profits go to the Church of England. In 2017, yet again, they hosted an event sponsored by arms dealers including Lockheed Martin. Thousands of people think they shouldn’t. Call or tweet them @churchhouseconf to ask them why they host arms-funded events. Find out more and take action
Twitter feed at #DisarmChurchHouse

We always welcome new members: join us.
International FoR has branches throughout the world.
Not in England or Scotland?  Click here.

Our International Peacemakers’ Fund

We provides small pots of money to carefully selected nonviolent grassroots peacemaking groups around the world. Most of the money for grants comes from members and supporters, so please consider supporting this work. Find out more and make a donation.

 

DSEi drones FoR FoR promotes active nonviolence and love as the means to transform unjust political, economic and social structures. We are an ecumenical Christian organisation campaigning against war and its preparation. In our 103 years, we’ve racked up 6 Nobel Peace Prize winners, and are partners of the 2017 Laureate: the International Campaign to Ban Nuclear Weapons!