Sanctuary Vision 2019/20

Sanctuary Vision 2019/20

There’s a phrase we’ve started to use to describe ourselves at Sanctuary. When asked who we are and what do we do, we respond with… We’re a young adult community exploring spirituality, justice and leadership in central London. But how do we break that down further?...
Redemptive Violence

Redemptive Violence

The foundational story upon which all Western culture is based is the myth of redemptive violence. So says Walter Wink, an American twentieth century theologian and sociologist, and I find myself becoming more and more inclined to agree with him. The myth of...
Five Ways to Help the Homeless

Five Ways to Help the Homeless

Here’s some ideas on how you can help the homeless in London. Did you know that many famous people have spent time homeless, living either directly on the streets or sofa-surfing between friends’ couches, because they had nowhere else to go? Daniel Craig, Idris Elba,...
Tax Justice

Tax Justice

by Anthony Boateng Tax Justice is all about ways of making the global economy fairer for the poorest. Church Action for Tax Justice is an ecumenical, campaigning organisation which believes that Christians as individuals and churches should challenge the injustices...
Human Rights in China

Human Rights in China

In 1948, after the horrors of WW2, the newly created United Nations approved the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This is now recognised by most nations around the world as the benchmark when talking about human rights. There are 33 human rights listed in total....
Missionary Entrepreneurs

Missionary Entrepreneurs

Claudine Reid MBE came to Sanctuary recently to talk about the impact that missionary entrepreneurs can have and are having in the UK. Claudine supports individuals and organisations to develop social enterprises and social impact strategies. She has extensive...