“Community development” may be a phrase that is familiar in talk about holistic mission and overseas aid work. But it is a concept that is increasingly used in communities in the UK. I sat down with Sarah Clarke, undergraduate programmes coordinator at CMS Pioneer Mission Leadership Training, to find out about the new community development module. Recently run for the first time, in situ in Stoke-on-Trent, it gave participants firsthand experience of community development projects here in the UK.
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