At the first-ever G20 Religion Forum (R20) in Bali, Indonesia on 2-3 November, religious leaders called for global peace as they addressed humanitarian problems, including poverty, COVID-19, and the ongoing Russian-Ukraine war.
This report focuses on the experiences of trusted and embedded grassroots voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations. At the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Trust recognised that the significant responsibility for supporting communities would fall on the shoulders of these organisations.
A recent survey of church leaders and parents looked at the impact that Covid-19 had on family faith development.
Whilst experiences differed throughout the pandemic and families returning to church has been patchy, the importance of relationship came through quite strongly.