A General Election was called on 29th October 2019, and will take place on 12th December 2019.
Why Love, Pray, Vote?
If you’re thinking about hosting a hustings in your church, we have produced a guide to help it be of most value to your community. It offers guidance on practicalities, regulations and the type of meeting you might choose to hold. Read it here:
Each topic area includes a written briefing, questions to ask your candidate and a 90-second downloadable briefing video.
Full Resource – All briefings compiled and including an introduction.
Because some issues are devolved, slightly altered briefings have been produced for England and Scotland.
Public Services in England
Poverty in the UK
Refugees and Asylum Seekers
Britain in the World
The Future Shape of the UK: Scotland and Wales
Thelma Commey, the Methodist Youth President, encourages us to Love, Pray, Vote:
You can download this video to play offline here.
Christians in Politics have produced a Sunday Morning Package of resources, to help you engage your congregation with the General Election. Find it here.
Christian Aid have written their own Manifesto, and are calling in particular for climate justice. Find out more here.
The Free Churches Group have produced resources to help engagement with education issues. Find them here.
If you have any questions, contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org