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Ep 8 – The truth about overseas volunteering
It's national volunteering week! So it's only right that we talked to three people who recently spent time volunteering overseas. As the summer months roll in and college and uni come to an end, you may be thinking about doing the same. But what's a volunteering trip like? Join Chris, Abby, Chuma and guests as they discuss the nitty gritty of volunteering – the highs, the lows and everything in between! The post Ep 8 – The truth about overseas volunteering appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Are you ready for a revolution?
Have you ever been part of a rubbish revolution? No, not a bad one. Did you know every 30 seconds, the UK produces 2 busloads worth of rubbish! We're using our voices to call for an end to our waste problem. Join us for a special spoken word episode of the Together Podcast, where we get to hear from some of the UK's leading experts on rubbish. Will you join the revolution? The post Are you ready for a revolution? appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 7 – The student climate strike special
Students all over the globe striking school to call for an end to climate change. With pressure coming from multiple directions, here has never been so much attention on the issue. So why now? We went to the recent London youth climate strike to talk with protestors and find out why they got involved. We also spoke to Tearfund campaigns expert, Sarah Edwards, who shared her thoughts on the protests, Greta Thunberg and why climate change demands urgent action. Join Emma and Chris as they...
(Bonus) Speaking truth to power and playing politics
As the Brexit saga continues, it can feel pretty daunting to get involved in politics. But we met two experts at speaking truth to power: Zoe Anderson from IJM and Hazel MacIver from Tearfund Scotland. They shared their top tips for influencing government and connecting ethical lifestyle choices to political change. Join Dan and Chris as they listen in and find out what it means to be an advocate for change. The post (Bonus) Speaking truth to power and playing politics appeared first on We...
Ep 6 – To Zambia and back with Guvna B
How can we change the world without creating more problems along the way? We spoke to rapper, author and Tearfund ambassador Guvna B to discuss just that. With recent insights from his trip to Zambia, we discuss everything from Stacey Dooley to young people changing the world. Join Dan, Emma and Chris as they listen in and share their thoughts too. The post Ep 6 – To Zambia and back with Guvna B appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
(Bonus) A student, an entrepreneur and a consultant walk into a bar…
On this episode we head to the London Together Weekend to meet three people with three very different walks of life. However they all have something in common - they love God and love justice. Join Chuma as he hosts a panel to find out more about these inspiring guests. Their stories will leave you fired up to change the world one step at a time. The post (Bonus) A student, an entrepreneur and a consultant walk into a bar… appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 5 – Theology Wrecked My Life with Jo Herbert
Whether you're singing your heart out in Psalms or walking on the waves in the Gospels, the Bible is the go to book for deepening your faith. But what if reading it, could wreck your life? For Jo Herbert she found what the Bible said about justice impossible to ignore and it had a huge impact on her. Join Chris as he speaks with Jo at the recent London Together Weekend. The post Ep 5 – Theology Wrecked My Life with Jo Herbert appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 4 – Alternate Realities
Have you ever imagined yourself in an alternate reality? We're not quite talking about an episode of Rick and Morty. But within our own world, where you are born and raised can change your reality dramatically. Although people living in extreme poverty sometimes feel worlds away from us, our lives are all interconnected. Join Chris, Abby, James and guests as they explore these different realities and how they're all linked together. The post Ep 4 – Alternate Realities appeared first on We...
We're doing something a bit different on today's podcast. Over the next 12 minutes, Abby will walk you through a mindfulness journey. Whether you’re at home or on your way somewhere, take a moment to disconnect from the noisiness of life and reconnect with God. The post (Bonus) Mindfulness appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 3 – New Year, New You
As we get into the swing of 2019, many are putting their new years resolutions to the test. But with gym memberships and diets often abandoned after a couple weeks, are they just a waste of time? On this episode we discuss how to make and commit to a new years resolution that will make a difference, not only for yourself, but the world too. Join Dan, Emma, Chuma and guests as they reflect on the year behind and look at the year ahead. The post Ep 3 – New Year, New You appeared first on We...
Ep 2 – Creativity and Justice with Micah Bournes
We encounter creativity daily - whether it's listening to music, watching a film, reading a book or countless other art forms. On this month's episode we spoke to special guest; spoken word artist, songwriter and activist, Micah Bournes. We talked about the ways creativity enables us to pursue both God and justice. The post Ep 2 – Creativity and Justice with Micah Bournes appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 1 – New Beginnings
We all have new beginnings every now and then - whether you're heading to uni, beginning a new job, starting out after graduation or you just want to kick start a certain area of your life. On this month's episode, we talk about how to make the most of your new starts... The post Ep 1 – New Beginnings appeared first on We Are Tearfund.
Ep 0 – Inception
Much like the film of the same name, this episode takes you deeper and deeper into how the Together Podcast came to be. Unlike the film, we’d rather you didn’t fall asleep and we hope it’s not as scary as Leonardo DiCaprio bursting through your lucid dreams. Join Dan, Emma and guests as they explore the potential of our generation and provide some helpful advice for your day-to-day pursuit of justice. The post Ep 0 – Inception appeared first on We Are Tearfund.