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Together Podcast | A conversation about faith, justice and how to change the world

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We believe a better world is possible and we won’t stop until it happens. Join us for a monthly conversation as we explore how to live out God’s call to pursue justice and put an end to extreme poverty.

We believe a better world is possible and we won’t stop until it happens. Join us for a monthly conversation as we explore how to live out God’s call to pursue justice and put an end to extreme poverty.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

We believe a better world is possible and we won’t stop until it happens. Join us for a monthly conversation as we explore how to live out God’s call to pursue justice and put an end to extreme poverty.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 39 – Fixing fast fashion with Charlotte Instone

9/27/2020
Do you know where your clothes come from? In a year where #boycottboohoo was trending, it's no secret that fast fashion is a huge problem. So we spoke to the founder of Know The Origin, Charlotte Instone, to find out what it takes to make a sustainable alternative. Join Dan, Emma and Chris as they listen in and also react to the latest social distancing restrictions. The post Ep 39 – Fixing fast fashion with Charlotte Instone appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:50:35

Ep 38 – Protecting people and planet with Zero Waste Doc

9/13/2020
What do you do when you have a burning passion for people, medicine, the environment and Jesus? Well if you're Natalie, you just pursue them all! We caught up with the Zero Waste Doc to talk about environmentalism and much more. Join Dan and Chris as they listen in and welcome back Emma to the podcast. The post Ep 38 – Protecting people and planet with Zero Waste Doc appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:47:43

Ep 37 – Making the most of my Gap Year with Rachel Holland

8/30/2020
With the recent results fiasco and remote learning on the cards, many students are considering a gap year. So we spoke to University of Sussex student, Rachel Holland, to find out what she got up to on hers. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they discuss how to make the most of your gap year and also say goodbye to Kat in her last episode and last edition of Kat's questions! The post Ep 37 – Making the most of my Gap Year with Rachel Holland appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:47:49

Ep 36 – Finding justice in the gym with Ben & Felicity

8/16/2020
Are you a burpees in the morning person or more of an evening run person? Or maybe like us, you're more of a snacking during Netflix person! For Ben and Felicity, the founders of TotalFit Brighton, fitness isn't just about staying physically in shape, but also about justice and community. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they build up a sweat, talking all things fitness and justice. The post Ep 36 – Finding justice in the gym with Ben & Felicity appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:38:24

Ep 35 – Persecuted for my faith with Helen Berhane

8/3/2020
Worshipping God is something most of us reserve for a Sunday service. But for Helen Berhane, it ended up costing her freedom. Join Dan, Emma and Chris as they listen to her incredible story of surviving imprisonment for her faith. The post Ep 35 – Persecuted for my faith with Helen Berhane appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:29:59

Ep 34 – Radical hospitality with Krish Kandiah

7/19/2020
Whether it's scouting for toilet roll, sharing flour or just checking in, this year we've all depended on the kindness of strangers more than ever before. But isn't that how life should've always been? We spoke to the founding director of 'Home for Good', Krish Kandiah, about the Biblical call to hospitality and why that means orphanages should be banned. Join Dan, Kat, Chris and Lizzi as they listen in and discuss how we can love our global neighbours. The post Ep 34 – Radical hospitality...

Duration:00:30:31

Ep 33 – The power of a young generation with Annmarie Lewis

7/5/2020
Trying to juggle studying, work, transitioning into adulthood and attempting to change the world can be a pretty tough task! But for Annmarie Lewis, an expert in domestic justice and entrepreneurship, it's crucial. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and discuss how this generation can take a stand for justice. The post Ep 33 – The power of a young generation with Annmarie Lewis appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:34:09

Ep 32 – Decolonising church with Robert Beckford

6/21/2020
While racism isn't just a hot topic, it's clear everyone is growing more aware of it. So how do we change the unjust systems surrounding us? Well according to academic and broadcaster, Robert Beckford, we could learn a lot from Jesus, Malcom X, and even Childish Gambino. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and discuss how the church can help fight racism today. The post Ep 32 – Decolonising church with Robert Beckford appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:45:46

Ep 31 – Clearing up Coronavirus with Ruth Valerio

6/8/2020
Although lockdown is beginning to lift in the UK, the pandemic is still one of the most disruptive moments of our lifetimes. So what are we to make of these strange times? We spoke to Ruth Valerio, who helped clear up how we ended up here and what we can do to help those being hit the hardest. Join Kat and Chris as they reflect and share their own thoughts too. The post Ep 31 – Clearing up Coronavirus with Ruth Valerio appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:33:53

Ep 30 – Breaking structures of injustice with Thandi Gamedze

5/24/2020
You don't fix a leak without finding the source, and for Thandi Gamedze you can't get justice without addressing the system. The South African activist and poet sat down with and shared how we can demolish the unjust structures surrounding us. Join Kat and Chris as they listen in and share their own thoughts on how we can build a more just world. The post Ep 30 – Breaking structures of injustice with Thandi Gamedze appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:35:33

Ep 29 – Leading culture with Eugene Cho

5/10/2020
Is changing the world overrated? Was Jesus a jerk? We sat down with Eugene Cho, a pastor, author and activist, to discuss all this and more. Join Kat and Chris as they listen in and share their thoughts on leading the charge for a more just world. The post Ep 29 – Leading culture with Eugene Cho appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:37:44

Ep 28 – Justice gets creative with Lucee

4/26/2020
We've seen the story played out before – move to LA, climb the ranks of the creative world and become a star. But for Lucee, she moved to LA to find God, who then gave her a voice. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they find out how to start using creativity for God and justice. The post Ep 28 – Justice gets creative with Lucee appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:40:58

Ep 27 – No prayer, no justice with Pete Greig

4/12/2020
What's the link between pigeons, protests and church? Find out as we hear from Pete Greig. The founder of the 24-7 Prayer movement shares some word of wisdom with us on why prayer is essential to justice. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and also share their top lockdown streaming service. The post Ep 27 – No prayer, no justice with Pete Greig appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:36:40

Ep 26 – We miss Chris

3/30/2020
Today's episode is a little different - partly because the world is a very different place right now, and partly because our amazing podcast producer Chris is unwell at the moment, so Dan and Kat had to figure out to how to make everything work. 😂 The post Ep 26 – We miss Chris appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:24:44

Ep 25 – Finding justice in the midst of apartheid with René August

3/15/2020
Imagine growing up in a world where you're seen as sub-human because of your race. For René August, growing up in South Africa, this was her reality. Having seen the power of theology to both enslave and free people, the veteran of the anti-apartheid movement shares the importance of perspective, humility and working together towards justice. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and also introduce a special new segment to the show... The post Ep 25 – Finding justice in the midst of...

Duration:00:48:11

Ep 24 – Inspiring Guatemala’s youth with Ivan Monzon

3/1/2020
Have you ever considered going to church as an act of rebellion? Well after growing up in a country torn by conflict, Ivan Monzon did just that. With a new found hope in Jesus, Ivan dedicated his life to helping the young people of Guatemala City. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in, and also dive into a special report from The Justice Conference by Lizzi Joyner. The post Ep 24 – Inspiring Guatemala’s youth with Ivan Monzon appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:52:10

Ep 23 – 24-7 Prayer with Joanna Callender

2/16/2020
When do you like to pray? Whether it's the moment you wake up, just before bed or even three in the morning, 24-7 Prayer have got your back! We talked to writer and storyteller, Joanna Callender, about the power of prayer to change the world. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and share their own thoughts on the recent protests at the British Museum. The post Ep 23 – 24-7 Prayer with Joanna Callender appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:35:56

Ep 22 – Saying yes to life with Ruth Valerio

2/2/2020
It's pretty hard to go a day without hearing more warnings about the climate crisis. But what do you think – are they just "prophets of doom" or leaders of much needed change? We asked environmentalist, theologian and social activist, Ruth Valerio, for her thoughts on the climate crisis and spoke about her new book, 'Saying Yes to Life'. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and share their own thoughts too. The post Ep 22 – Saying yes to life with Ruth Valerio appeared first on We Are...

Duration:00:41:51

Ep 21 – A life changing watch with William Adoasi

1/19/2020
Watches have gone from telling the time to becoming extensions of our phones. And now they can even change lives. We spoke to William Adoasi, the founder of Vitae London – the watch brand that donates profits to help children living in poverty get an education. Join Dan, Kat and Chris as they listen in and also share some of their favourite sources of inspiration from 2019. The post Ep 21 – A life changing watch with William Adoasi appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:39:58

Ep 20 – Jesus the rebel with Dot Tyler

1/5/2020
Happy New Year! It's 2020 and we're back with episode 20. You would've thought we planned it! On this episode, join Dot Tyler as she stirs us up to dream and act big this year. And who else better for inspiration than Jesus himself? Come find out the side of Jesus they forget to mention in Sunday school. The post Ep 20 – Jesus the rebel with Dot Tyler appeared first on We Are Tearfund.

Duration:00:20:34