All change for A Rocha France

There have been exciting developments for A Rocha France over the last few months.

Following the sale of Les Tourades earlier this year, the focus of A Rocha France’s work has shifted to Les Courmettes, our environmental centre in the hills above Nice. Every year, Les Courmettes welcomes churches and private groups for seminars, courses and eco-themed holidays. But being a large, heritage building, there is always much maintenance work to be done. Thanks to a major gift, essential structural repairs can be made, as well as providing wheelchair access. New staff have joined the team and Jean-François Mouhot, formerly the centre’s Director, now has responsibility for overseeing the work of A Rocha France.

The team look forward to welcoming many visitors over the coming months. In September they will be hosting a seminar (in English and French) on: ‘Your Kingdom Come: Living with hope in a wounded world’, at which Rev Dr Dave Bookless will be exploring the Bible’s message for today’s era of ecological disaster and fear and how the church should respond. Find out more and register online.

Photo: Chris Walley

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