Here’s a link to Mission Today for Spring 2021.
You can keep up-to-date with stories from missionaries on the ground, and find practical ways to get involved in mission in your own community.
The magazine includes:
- Articles by religious and lay people working as missionaries abroad
- A roundup of Missio and Mill Hill Missionary activity in England and Wales
- First-person accounts of how Gospel values are changing overseas communities
- Prayer and reflection on the Christian call to share faith and serve people living in poverty
There are some excellent articles – well worth reading.
The second Fairtrade farmer introduced by the Fairtrade Foundation.
Zeddy Rotich, a coffee farmer in Kenya
Zeddy explains how Fairtrade has helped her take action on the climate crisis locally.
“Climate change is affecting us because the weather patterns have changed. We fear low coffee production in future because of it. But through Fairtrade we have received training on climate change and we are taking action. However, we still need more, because we need to train other people who are not aware about climate change.
“We also need more tree nursery beds, so that we can plant more trees as a way of tackling climate change.”
There is a need for more tree cover in our own country too, extending rural forests but also in towns where we need their green lungs.