We support these organisations regularly. We believe they are doing good work in their various fields of activity, some in the UK and some in others parts of the world. Their values and aims reflect those we ourselves hold as a church.
Tearfund is an international Christian development organisation and relief agency, following Jesus where the need is greatest, working through local churches to unlock people’s potential and helping them to discover that the answer to poverty is within themselves.
Open Doors is an international ministry serving persecuted Christians and churches worldwide. They supply Bibles, leadership training, literacy programmes, livelihood support and advocacy services.
CPAS (Church Pastoral Aid Society) is an evangelical Anglican mission agency working with a wide variety of churches across the UK and the Republic of Ireland, with the aim of enabling churches to help every person hear and discover the good news of Jesus.
Fusion prepares and inspires students for a life of mission and discipleship. It also helps to connect them with local churches while they are at college or university.
Its website is www.fusionmovement.org
UCCF (Universities and Colleges Christian Fellowship) works among students to make disciples of Jesus in the student world.
Its website is www.uccf.org.uk
Christian Family Concern was founded many years ago by members of Emmanuel. It offers supported accommodation in South Croydon to young mothers, teaching life skills such as cooking and looking after their babies. It also offers a counselling service and runs Birdhurst Nursery.
For information, see www.christianfamilyconcern.org.uk
A Rocha International is a Christian nature conservation organisation that pursues its vision for the good stewardship of God’s world through scientific research, community-based practical conservation projects, environmental education and climate action.
A Rocha UK runs the Eco-Church Award Scheme for churches who want to demonstrate that the gospel is good news for God’s earth.
For more information go to www.arocha.org
Langham Partnership, founded by John Stott 50 years ago, is committed to the centrality of the Bible in the life of the church. It runs three programmes:
John Libby, the National Director of Langham Partnership, is a former member of Emmanuel.
To find out more, go to www.uk.langham.org