The Transition Town Movement is a fast growing social movement with hundreds of local groups which aims to prepare communities for the impact of peak oil and climate change. Many Christians are involved already, but this is the first book to equip local churches to engage with the movement towards greater simplicity.
the main tenets of Transition
a theological vision of the Church as a Transition movement by showing the commonalities that already exist
signs that the movement is grounded in the visionary and prophetic
examples of green Church initiatives and Transition projects
suggestions of how to incorporate Transition ideas into worship and pastoral practice and policy
ways to build bridges and partnerships between church communities and Transition communities
TIMOTHY GORRINGE is Professor of Theological Studies at the University of Exeter.
DR ROSIE BECKHAM is a postgraduate student.
shows why a world view inspired by Jesus, child of both God and the earth, encourages us all to be in transition and make good the earth for God.