Our Rural Dean David Chattell has asked me to draw your attention to the following event.
On Weds eve at 7.30pm Preston Candover welcome Mervyn Thomas the CEO of Christian Solidarity Wordwide to speak in the village hall , Preston Candover.
He can be heard on Facing the Canon with JJohn – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STcFoPL-vk4 and the CSW website gives an overview of their important work. Also,
CSW is delighted to announce that our Founder and Chief Executive, Mervyn Thomas, has been appointed a Companion of the Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George (C.M.G), in recognition of his services to human rights and freedom of religion or belief.
CSW’s Honorary President Jonathan Aitken said: “Mervyn Thomas has been a brave and persistent fighter in the cause of human rights and freedom of religion or belief for all faiths for the past 40 years. He has been through ‘many dangers, toils and snares’ across the world’s continents when battling for this cause. He richly deserves this honour”.