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This six week course has been created with UK partners to help Christians gain a deeper understanding of poverty and get equipped to talk to political representatives about it.

Each session contains

  • curated Bible studies
  • audio recordings and videos from anti-poverty practitioners
  • small group discussion resources
  • and actions you can take


The Sessions

Session One - Prophetic

Find and nurture your prophetic voice

Session Two - Broken

How we can join God's work of healing divisions?

Session Three - Generous

How we can be generous in challenging times?

Session Four - Located

Where you think Jesus would place himself in your community?

Session Five - Hopeful

How do we develop practices of hope?

Session Six - Together

Create your Act on Poverty plan

Extra resources

Group Leaders' Guide

Get equipped to run the Act on Poverty Course.

Group Leaders' Video Introduction

An outline of the course, especially for group leaders

Additional Resources for weeks 4-6

Questions for candidates, actions cards and more
Want to go further?

Get more info on how you can act on poverty with Christian Aid

Logos of Christian Aid, Baptists Together, The United Reformed Church, Church Action on Poverty, The Methodist Church, The Trussel Trust and St Vincent de Paul Society.