Gavin Shuker MP

Young People & Politics

Making sure your voice is heard

  • Issues
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Politics affects everyone, whether we vote or not. It’s really important that young people get involved in politics. Watch this film to find out more and discover who your Member of Parliament is by visiting findyourmp.parliament.uk.

Houses of Parliament

Faith in Politics

Connecting Christians in Parliament

  • Issues
  • Video

Christians in Parliament is an organization which spans all political parties to bring Christians who work in the Houses of Parliament together. It’s not necessarily about trying to find a ‘Christian’ answer to political problems, but a network which can help support MPs through fellowship, […]

Houses of Parliament

Christians in Politics

How does Christianity affect Politics in the UK?

  • Social Issues
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At the heart of Christianity is God’s love for people. Followers of Jesus want to share God’s love with people in all sorts of different ways. One way is through Politics – helping to bring about good change in our world, our countries and our […]

LIFE-WHAT IS A CHRISTIAN

Resurrection evidence

What happened to Jesus' body?

  • Jesus
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After Jesus was crucified, his body was placed in a cave and a large rock was rolled in front of the entrance. Roman guards were ordered to stand and keep watch over it to ensure that the body wasn’t stolen. However, after three days, Christians […]

Jesus’ teaching – giving

What did Jesus teach about giving?

  • Jesus
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Jesus’ teaching – giving

What did Jesus teach about giving?

  • Jesus
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Jesus put things in perspective one day at the temple when He and His disciples saw just how much a widow put into the offering plate.

Jesus’ teaching – prayer

What did Jesus teach about prayer?

  • Jesus
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Jesus’ teaching – prayer

What did Jesus teach about prayer?

  • Jesus
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Watch the film to find out what Jesus taught about prayer, and how we can talk to God as we would a close friend.

Jesus’ teaching – worry

What did Jesus teach about worry?

  • Jesus
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Jesus’ teaching – worry

What did Jesus teach about worry?

  • Jesus
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Watch the film to find out what Jesus taught about worry, and God providing for us the things we need if we trust Him to.

Jesus’ teaching – reconciliation

What did Jesus teach about revenge & reconciliation?

  • Jesus
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Jesus’ teaching – reconciliation

What did Jesus teach about revenge & reconciliation?

  • Jesus
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Watch the film to find out what Jesus taught about revenge and reconciliation, and how we can be forgiven by God. As God forgives us, we also should forgive other people.

John – an eyewitness account.

What is the significance of Holy Week and Easter for Christians?

  • Bible
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John – an eyewitness account.

What is the significance of Holy Week and Easter for Christians?

  • Bible
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Click here for additional teaching material and collective worship. Glossary to support the film series – John This is the same disciple who was eyewitness to all these things and wrote them down. And we all know that his eyewitness account is reliable and accurate. […]

  • Life
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Prayer

Christian Spirituality -Prayer as an act of worship

How and why do Christians pray?

  • Life
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Do you know anyone who prays? Some people pray regularly but sometimes prayer isn’t something people give much throught to at all. People pray in many different ways for lots of reasons. Christians see prayer as an important part of their relationship with God, after all […]

Christian Spirituality – Growing in a relationship with God

How does meditation play a part in Christian worship?

  • Worship
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Christian Spirituality – Growing in a relationship with God

How does meditation play a part in Christian worship?

  • Worship
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Life can be full of noise and distractions and many people like to practice meditation as an opportunity to unwind or reflect. Perhaps one might go to a meditation class or listen to a meditation CD. Some people practise yoga or pilates which include elements of meditation to help calm and […]

Christian Spirituality – Community Worship

Why do Christians worship together?

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Christian Spirituality – Community Worship

Why do Christians worship together?

  • Life
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Most people have experienced some form of community worship at some time. Whether that’s in a religious building, a prize giving ceremony, a school assembly with a thought for the day or even celebrating together at a football match. Worship means to show worth. Christians believe that […]

Lazarus and the Rich Man – Meeting the needs of others

What did Jesus teach about looking after others?

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Lazarus and the Rich Man – Meeting the needs of others

What did Jesus teach about looking after others?

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Have you ever given money to charity? Maybe you’ve bought the Big Issue or given to someone busking in the street? Perhaps you chose to give in other ways? Jesus told a story about a rich man and a begger called Lazarus. In fact it’s […]

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Jesus’ Parables – An introduction to the Kingdom of God

Why did Jesus teach using stories?

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A parable is a story where one thing is used to illustrate another and they often have an unusual character or a surprising action. Jesus taught using parables to encourage people to think and respond and often used parables when people asked him a question. The […]