Resources for Commitment for Life


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Introduction Pack

Everything you need to know about Commitment for Life: how we are involved in the mission of the church, how we work with Christian Aid and Global Justice Now (formerly the World Development Movement) and our theological backing. It also includes the order form for 2018 to 2019 and the latest remittance form. 

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Intro Leaflet

Want to know how the programme works. This short introduction leaflet explains the reasons for the scheme, partner countries and campaigns we support as well as how your money is used. We are currently out of print of this leaflet but it can stil be downloaded.


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El Salvador Pack

This pack is full of resources written following the Christian Aid trip to El Salvador in May 2014. It is full of great ideas for youth groups, magazine articles, church meetings, worship or special events. Contributions are by John Ellis, Susan Durber, Alan McGougan, Linda Mead and Simon Walkling.

Shrimp Relay game: instructionsimages, images as a PowerPointstory of Verde Mar Shrimp Cooperativeshrimp stages sheet.

Water beetle game: instructionssheet for each person playing the gamestory of the Community Divina Providencia.

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Moving Stories

Monthly e-letter with stories and issues from Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory. Please email directly to join the monthly mailing list.

April 2019 
May 2019 
July 2019


Stories for Change

Monthly e-letter with stories and issues from Bangladesh, Central America and Zimbabwe.  

April – Bangladesh, Central America, Zimbabwe
May – Bangladesh, Central America, Zimbabwe
July – Bangladesh, Central America, Zimbabwe


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2018/19 Mini magazine 

This magazine includes a reflection, stories from each partner country and up to date information on campaigns. We welcome the ordering of extra copies for congregations. The whole magazine is available in pdf format.

For individual country pages click here

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2019 Prayer Partners

A useful resource with a prayer each month, especially aimed at peace and justice concerns.

pdf version with images
Also available as a word document


Commitment for Life History in brief – updated December 2016

This is a chronological outline showing developments since 1992 when the 1% Appeal for 
the World Development Programme was renamed Commitment for Life.