Engaging with Society
As Christians we are called to link our faith with all aspects of our lives and to engage with contemporary issues which affect our society in general. We want to encourage Baptists to hear the call of the gospel to work for freedom, peace and justice.
Current areas with which we are concerned are:
Much of our work is carried out through the Joint Public Issues Team
, in collaboration with colleagues in the Methodist and United Reformed Churches. This group combines our expertise and helps churches increase their effectiveness by:
Working together on justice and political issues
Providing resources and support for people in local churches
Responding to government consultations