Posts By: FoR

We Will Not Fight – review

Follow Review of We Will Not Fight performed by the UnderConstruction theatre company Oxford, 19th May 2016   A disused courtroom in central Oxford reverted to its former role in May as Under Construction Theatre re-enacted… More >

The Relevance of the Cross – press release

Follow “The relevance of the cross” WOMBOURNE METHODIST CHURCH PRESS RELEASE For immediate publication On Good Friday (25th March), thirty Christians from churches in Wombourne (in South Staffordshire) walked their witness to Christ. Starting from Wombourne… More >

Peace Prayers

Follow Have you got a favourite prayer for peace? Please share it here and mention where you found it. To start us off, the Beatitudes Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom… More >

White poppies

Follow Remember all the victims of war, and wear a white poppy this year. Order yours below. Suggested donation of £2 each (including p&p), then 80p for each additional poppy. var caf_BeneficiaryCampaignId=225; document.write(unescape('%3Cscript id="CAFDonateButtonLoader_script" src="https://cafdonate.cafonline.org/js/CAF.DonateButtonLoader_script.js" type="text/javascript"%3E%3C/script%3E'));… More >

No Faith in War

Follow Steph Neville, an FoR member living in Birmingham, reports on her experiences resisting the arms trade this month. On Tuesday 8th September, the second anniversary of Pope Francis’ denunciation of the evils of the arms… More >

William Hague new chair of military think-tank

Follow A former Conservative Foreign secretary has just become the Chairman of a right-wing military think tank.  William Hague was welcomed into the post at Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) earlier today.  Peace activist have frequently… More >

Sacrificial Love: a reflection after Lent

Follow Reverend Barbara Calvert is a Methodist minister and a member of FoR.  During Lent, Barbara’s church, Chislehurst Methodist Church, displayed the Drones Quilt and it got her thinking… Sacrificial love                               Throughout the Lenten season we… More >

MP3 of Rowan Williams’ talk + panel

Follow If you couldn’t make it to our centenary conference but want to hear what Rowan Williams said in his keynote address, then you’re in luck! We recorded Rowan’s talk onto a dictaphone and it’s taken… More >

Pancakes for peace

Follow Stuck for inspiration this Shrove Tuesday? Look no further.  We’ve created a little resource to help get your party started.  We’ve pulled together a recipe, made a little quiz and even written a prayer just… More >

Address causes of war, says Bishop

Follow We rounded off our centenary last Saturday, 17th January, with a service to remember the witness of FoR members and supporters over the last 100 years and to give thanks to God for guidance and… More >