Knutsford Celebrates Hope in the Main Street
This year's Civic Service in Knutsford profiled a new book about the church's involvement in the community.
Hope in the Main Street by Rob Cotton was published on 1st July, 2018. Part of the book focusses on how the church in Knutsford have engaged with their local community to offer practical Christian love, support and social action.
The book has been profiled at the Civic Service event, attended by the local mayor, in celebration of the church’s contribution to town life over the years.
About the Book
Rev. Rob Cotton demonstrates how our churches can engage with the community around, building relationships that enable social action, presenting the teachings of the Bible in ways that contemporary audiences can relate to and presenting Christianity as genuine good news.
Rob has led a number of churches, as well as being Senior Campaign Manager at Bible Society and on the leadership teams for national campaigns such as Hope 08, Biblefresh and The 2011 Trust (celebrating the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible). From the humorous to the heartbreaking, these stories from his years of ministry will equip you, encourage you and challenge you to bring ‘hope on the main street’.
Other Events for This Author
Author Rob Cotton will attend a book launch at Lymm Methodist church for his inspiring book ‘Hope in the Main Street’ this weekend.
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The local launch of the book Hope in the Main Street will be held on Friday 5th October, 2018 at Whiston Village Hall, at 7.30 pm. Come along to get your signed copy of the book and hear the band present “Our Life in Music”.