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Joy in Enough.
Posts below include Analysis, Reports of outside conferences, useful JiE Resources and our own JiE conference reports from the newest to the oldest.
Further information can be found via the Joy in Enough homepage

What is Joy in Enough (JiE) really all about?

What is Joy in Enough (JiE) really all about?  What in practice are we trying to do?  And how do we differ from many other organisations, Christian and secular, with somewhat similar aims?  These are questions we are frequently asked – and indeed that we ask ourselves in the thirty-strong JiE ‘College’ – the group of people who are offering us specialist help in developing this programme.

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Posted in Analysis


Read about Joy in Enough and the Big Workshop on Sat 18 Nov at Sheffield here. Includes posters to publicise it.

Joy in Enough

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Posted in Economics, JiE


Please help promote the Big Workshop – Sat 18 Nov

In November we will be gathering in Sheffield to explore a faith-based movement for a fair and sustainable economy. The Big Workshop will be an opportunity to learn, to be inspired, and to make connections with like-minded people and organisations. We also look forward to sampling a module from the new Joy in Enough group learning guide.

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Posted in GC Events, JiE


GC Press Release: Christians challenged to help shape a new economy

Christians will come together in Sheffield in November to help build a movement for a fair and sustainable economy. The charity Green Christian has put out a call for activists, campaigners and ordinary Christians to join a day of discussion and planning called The Big Workshop.

 

Part of the charity’s Joy in Enough campaign,

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Joy in Nothing

Those of us aiming to articulate the joy of a simple life might like stories about moneyless living.
In 2008 Mark Boyle, a 29-year-old business man, decided to live for a year without money. Home was a caravan on a farm near Bristol where he worked in lieu of rent.

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Posted in Economics, JiE


JiE welcomes new Development Officer and Content Editor

With its Joy in Enough programme http://www.greenchristian.org.uk/joy-in-enough/ Green Christian is seeking to bring about a society and an economy which is just and joyful, convivial and humane, in which all have enough but none have too much – and which operates within the boundaries of nature.

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Posted in JiE, News


the Big Workshop: 18 November Sheffield

Joy in Enough: The Big Workshop

 Saturday 18 November 2017
Victoria Hall, Sheffield

What role can faith communities play in creating a sustainable economy? At the Big Workshop we’ll be exploring that question, and working together to build a faith-led movement for a new economy.

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Posted in GC Events, JiE


Thoughts: On localisation

Developing a Deeper Understanding of Localisation

Localisation is pretty central to the Joy in Enough message.  Not just because it reduces travel demand and the carbon emissions arising from global trade and tourism. Not just because it supports local food production. Not just because it supports ‘buying local’ and the promotion of local industries and services (including and the renovation and re-use services). 

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Posted in Analysis


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