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Rev. Martin Johnstone

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Third Sector Forum
11 Queens Crescent
Glasgow , Glasgow G4 9AS
United Kingdom

Company Description: Over the coming years we are committed to: ensuring the best possible futures for Glasgow's poorest people and places; raising the profile and increasing the...   more

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In response Martin ..., 14 Jan 2015 [cached]
In response Martin Johnstone, Chair of the Third Sector Forum, states,
News and events, 10 Nov 2014 [cached]
Martin Johnstone with Pope Francis
Kirk poverty campaigner reflects on Vatican visit
12 November, 2014
Martin Johnstone, the Church of Scotland's Priority Areas Secretary, recently attended the first Global Meeting of Popular Movements hosted by the Vatican in Rome. Here he reflects on his visit.
Martin Johnstone was posted on ..., 25 Sept 2013 [cached]
Martin Johnstone was posted on November 5th, 2012 at 12.32am and is filed under Special Events..
Martin Johnstone
Rev. Dr. Martin Johnstone will talk with First Presbyterian Church members on the evening of Friday, November 2. Martin, an ordained minister of the Church of Scotland (Presbyterian), served for 11 years as a parish minister in one of Scotland's economically poorest neighborhoods. He was then appointed to a national role within the Church.
His work is in four main areas: He coordinates the Church of Scotland's work within the poorest 5% of neighborhoods in Scotland. Over the last decade the Church of Scotland has had a deliberate policy of significantly increasing resources in its poorest communities, for example, in doubling the levels of staffing in priority area parishes. He is the voluntary Chief Executive of Faith in Community Scotland - an anti-poverty agency which resources faith groups to tackle poverty. Since it was established in 2005, FiCS has worked with over 200 faith groups to assist them to turn their aspirations for change into practical action. It operates in Scotland's poorest communities, with dedicated teams in Glasgow and Dundee. You can find out more about Faith in Community Scotland at:
Martin also facilitates the work of Scotland's Poverty Truth Commission ( Over the last three years, the Commission has brought together some of Scotland's poorest citizens with some of its most influential to advocate for changes in the way that the symptoms and causes of poverty are addressed. At the heart of the Commission's message is the clear assertion that poverty will never be adequately understood and addressed until those who experience it are helping to shape, deliver and evaluate anti-poverty policy.
If all of that is not enough, Martin chairs Glasgow's Third Sector Forum which brings together the city's 2,400 charities, social enterprises and volunteering agencies. He is currently coordinating the development of an integrated anti-poverty strategy for Glasgow - Scotland's poorest city.
If you are interested in the work of Martin Johnstone, please be in touch with any members of the First Presbyterian Church Mission Committee.
The Church of Scotland, Poverty, and Scriptural Activism | The Center & Library for the Bible & Social Justice, 15 Oct 2012 [cached]
By pure chance today at the Stony Point Center, we were lucky enough to run into Rev. Martin Johnstone of the Church of Scotland, a pastor, denominational staff person, and activist doing amazing work on poverty on the other side of the pond. He said that the Church of Scotland has recognized poverty as "the Gospel imperative for the Church."
You can hear more from Rev. Martin Johnstone on Twitter, @martinjohnston8.
Strategic Board, 18 Sept 2015 [cached]
Martin Johnstone (Chair, Glasgow Third Sector Forum)
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