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Reading Area Green Christians

We are a group of about 40 Christians of various denominations from Reading and the surrounding area. We currently meet via Zoom every two to three months and warmly welcome new members – email us on reading@greenchristian.org.uk to find out more.

You can read our latest newsletter here:

Beside the Kennet and Avon canal

Some of our recent activities:

Leading worship at the Oxford Diocesan Synod on 14 March 2020 where a Climate Emergency was declared and a commitment was made to be carbon neutral by 2035. Find out more here.

On 10 June we joined Milton Keynes Green Alliance at the Citizens:MK Assembly to address the Thames Valley Police and Crime Commisioner.

On 30 June we attended the Time is Now Virtual Lobby.

Early this September, inspired by Green Christian’s Radical Presence course, some of us attended Extinction Rebellion’s September Rebellion.

We are currently organising an art exhibition for children to create art with a message for COP-26. One of our local MPs is Alok Sharma, President of COP-26. Further details on that will be on this webpage shortly.

Christians Together on Climate,
13/11/19 St Laurence’s


In November 2019 we organised an event attended by 60 local Christians with workshops to explore dealing with the Climate Crisis through lament, improving buildings, political campaigning, working with local groups and talking to our neighbours. This is the report:



Reducing Waste

We are compiling a list of places where you can buy goods with little or no packaging – scroll right for opening times and websites, or down for more shops. Please note that inclusion on the list below is not intended as endorsement of the products but as information about zero waste shopping opportunities: