Free to Believe (FTB): www.freetobelieve.org.uk – began informally within the URC but now includes many with similar aims from other denominations as an informal network of liberally minded Christians striving for an open, inclusive and thinking church. Organises national and regional conferences, publishes booklets, free email ‘Briefing’ newsletter three times a year.
The Bible Society: www.biblesociety.org.uk – a wealth of information about the Bible, resources to help you engage with it and stories of people being changed by its message.
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (CTBI): www.ctbi.org.uk – there are many different Christian churches and denominations, butthey often need to work together, as well as co-ordinate the work they each do separately. CTBI facilitates that process. Various resources.
World Council of Churches (WCC): www.oikoumene.org – a movement whose goal is Christian unity, bringing together churches, denominations and church fellowships in more than 110 countries/territories throughout the world, representing over 560 million Christians. Seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service. Various resources including about annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
The Iona Community: www.iona.org.uk – a dispersed Christian ecumenical community working for peace and social justice, rebuilding of community and the renewal of worship. Residential centres, books, music and worship resources.