Times have changed since the start of the pandemic, and painfully, times of turbulence now seem to be the norm. So, to take our own advice from back then, I have been wondering what the bigger picture is that we should focus on now – and what difference we can hope for. As we wrap up the Reboot campaign, and look forward to more climate campaigning in 2022, the original priorities remain: addressing climate change, poverty and inequality.
Through difficult times, we are learning to keep going, trusting in God’s faithfulness, no matter what is thrown at us. Amid all the restrictions and uncertainty, our Christian climate movement has grown bigger and broader, and we have been part of bringing about change. This gives us hope and joy as our journey carries on, and reminds us to keep trusting in our all-loving, just and powerful God. I’m encouraged, as I turn to 2022, by the clarion call of Amos 5:24: