Member’s of St John’s Church work for Tearfund or have done so in the past. This gives Tearfund a special place in the life of the church.
Adrian Hawthorn is a Government Donor Advisor while Helen Machin has been involved in translation work for many years. Through personal contacts the needs of folk in the developing world are brought closer.
Tearfund is a Christian relief and development organisation.
Its vision is “To lift 50 million people out of material and spiritual poverty through the work of 100,000 churches north and south”.