CEL is open to Christians from all backgrounds and traditions. To join CEL please download and complete the membership form (doc) or (pdf) and post it to:
CEL Membership Secretary, Flat 1, 31 St James Terrace, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6HS.
If you wish to join CEL by paying with credit card or CAF over the internet, then please complete the doc membership form and send as an attachment to the Membership Secretary and then pay the money due at CEL’s donate page. However it is best for us if you pay by standing order which is also a little cheaper for you.
Christian Ecology Link (CEL) is now in contact with many people, and the table below describes the different categories. At the end we note ways to keep in touch with CEL without becoming a member.
If you live abroad, you can join at UK rates IF you agree to accept the Magazine in pdf format rather than as hard copy. Email the firstname.lastname@example.org to ask about this.
The following are payable annually:
|Category||Standard Rate||by Standing Order|
|1.||Individual Membership (UK – Standard)
Individual Membership (UK- Low Income)
Individual Membership (Europe – Standard )
Individual Membership (Europe – Low Income)
Individual Membership (Outside Europe – Standard)
Individual Membership (Outside Europe – Low Income)
|2.||Family (or joint) Membership||£28||£25|
|4.||Local Church Membership
|5.||CEL Local Group Membership
Recommended Donation depending on group size
|£10 – £25|
|6.||Magazine Subscriber (UK)
Magazine Subscriber (Europe)
Magazine Subscriber (Outside Europe)
Note members from abroad should use the currency converter to convert the amount payable from pounds sterling to Euros or Dollars.
Categories 1-5 receive
Green Christian magazine and the Storm of Hope annual CEL pamphlet.
The email monthly news and the email prayer diary (if requested).
The opportunity to take part in CELINK, CEL members’ email discussion group, if you are a member of CEL please email email@example.com to arrange this.
Members are entitled to apply for a CEL “small projects grant” of £100 or £200 after they have been a paid up member for at least 9 months.
They also receive “The Bulletin” a CEL news sheet that comes out once a year with the Annual Report.
Note: active members who can make use of additional copies of Green Christian to sell at local bookshops or to put on local stalls at events should enquire to firstname.lastname@example.org
Category 6. Magazine Subscriber
This entitles you to 2 issues of Green Christian each year plus the Storm of Hope Annual Pamphlet
If you join as a Magazine subscriber and then decide to become a member, it is very easy to arrange this.
Keeping in Touch with CEL without full membership
Monthly news email contact:
Anyone who would like to receive CEL’s “Members and Friends monthly email” should complete the form on the contact us page or email email@example.com. If you know of other people who might like to receive it free, do invite them.
You can arrange to be sent CEL’s highly recommended monthly prayer diary, whether you are a member or not. It has a different meditation, prayer or news item for prayer for each day of the month. This costs £10-00 a year by post for 12 paper issues. It can also be sent to you by email by completing the form on the contact us page or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Downloaded direct from the prayer guide page.
More notes on Gift Aid
1. Please notify CEL if you change your name or address while the declaration is still in force. You can cancel the declaration at any time by notifying the charity – it will then not apply to payments you make after that date of cancellation or such later date as you specify.
2. If you pay tax at the higher rate, you can claim further relief in your self-assessment tax return.
3. You can obtain an Inland Revenue leaflet on Gift Aid from your local tax office (IR 113 Gift Aid)