Social Action

2 ways the UK churches are making a difference: has a meeting in London Oct 29-31.
Blurb: “Phil Lane, an international expert on human trafficking, will be there to help us explore human trafficking, by presenting the issues and facilitating discussion for action.” This is something set up by the emerging churches/ alt. worship churches in UK.

logo-1Fairtrade is another incredible way that the churches in Europe (esp. UK) have helped influenced the economic inequalities around the world. Fairtrade Labelling was created in the Netherlands in the late 1980s. Max Havelaar launched the first Fairtrade consumer guarantee label in 1986 on coffee sourced from Mexico. It is now all over the world, including USA.


Andrew Jones has been blogging since 1997. He is based in San Francisco with his two daughters but also travels the globe to find compelling stories of early stage entrepreneurs changing their world. Sometimes he talks in the third person. Sometimes he even talks to himself and has been heard uttering the name "Precious" :-)

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