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  • The Church in the Local and Worldwide Community
    • street pastors
      • they patrol in teams from 10 pm to 4 am on a Friday and Saturday to care for, listen to and help people on the streets
      • trained volunteer from local churches who care for the community
      • "God blesses those who come to the aid of the poor and rebukes those who turn away from them"
    • food banks
      • Trussell trust
      • “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink
      • a place that stocks food an necessities and gives them to people in need for free
    • place of mission
      • to spread the gospel
      • to serve as a community of worship and friendship
      • to teach believers the works of ministry
      • to represent the interests of god in the world
    • evangelism is the spreading of the Christian gospel through pubic preaching
    • church growth is a movement within evangelical Christianity which aims to develop methods to grow churches
      • Jesus said, “I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it”
    • working for reconciliation
      • they work nationally and internationally to build relationships between countries
      • the aim of the church of reconciliation is to work for reconciliation with God and with each other, through Christ
    • how churches respond to persecution
      • listen: ”Know this, my beloved brothers: Let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger.”
      • love:“And if anyone would sue you and take your tunic, let him have your cloak as well.”
      • pray
    • CAFOD: Catholic Agency For Overseas Development
      • provide refugees with emergency aid
      • find alternatives ways of dealing with conflict
      • offer children who have fought in a war education and counselling


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