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Community Grocery Stories


09 Apr 2024

Hope Breaks In


Battling anxiety and depression, Sarah found herself almost housebound until a leaflet about a Community Grocery opening nearby dropped through her door. Today, her life’s been transformed by God. This is her story.

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27 Feb 2024

Sharing Jesus’ Love


God has been on the move across the Community Groceries throughout February. Our teams have been busy signing up members, running courses, and grabbing every opportunity to share the love of Jesus. Here are a few of the amazing stories from this month.

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Hamper giveaway
16 Jan 2024

Hope And Hampers


Even though the Christmas decorations have been packed away for another year, stories of how lives were impacted through outreach events and hamper giveaways keep pouring in.

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11 Oct 2023

Six Months On


We can’t believe it’s been six months since we opened our first Community Grocery in London! We caught up with the Ilford Community Grocery manager, Alvaro, to find out what’s been happening.

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13 Jun 2023

‘God Has Changed My Life’


‘God has changed my life, given me confidence and brought me friends and family I didn’t have before.’ These are the words that Molly, one of our Community Grocery members in Wigan, used as she described the hope she’s now found in God.

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02 May 2023

Impacting Generations


Time and again, we see how one person meeting Jesus can transform whole families. As lives are changed by God’s love, the impact spreads through generations, like it has in Claire’s family.

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24 Jan 2023

Hope In Store


As our Community Groceries continue to grow to meet the increasing demand of families struggling this winter, we’re hearing amazing stories not only of how people are getting the food and wrap-around support that they need, but of how God is transforming lives as people hear the good news of Jesus.

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29 Nov 2022

‘The Grocery Is An Absolute God-Send’


Fay had just moved to Bolton when The Mill Community Grocery opened nearby. Having heard about the store, and not knowing how she was going to cope with the growing cost of food, she went along and life began to change for her

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