Salt Live


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Salt Live is a series of events during which Londoners from all walks of life come together and engage face-to-face on matters of faith and philosophy.

Do come along for a short talk and open discussion — it’s good fun and we’d love to hear what you have to say, whatever your perspective. Subscribe for updates on the next event, or keep an eye out on Facebook.


Upcoming Event


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Is truth dead and does it matter?

In our next Salt Live event, Simon Edwards, from RZIM will be looking at the implications of living in a ‘post-truth’ society. Simon questions where we are heading if truth loses its value and argues that objective truth is essential for freedom both at political and personal levels.

Salt Live is a series of events for Londoners to come together and engage  on matters of faith and philosophy. Do come along for a short talk and open discussion — it’s good fun and we’d love to hear what you have to say, whatever your perspective. Subscribe for updates on the next event, or keep an eye out on Facebook.

Salt Live will follow with a six week course called the Salt Course, for those who are interested in exploring more about Christianity. Find out more here

We look forward to seeing you there!

Date and Time

Tue 9 October 2018
19:30 – 21:30 BST
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Location

Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
108 Stamford Street
London
SE1 9NH

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Past Events


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Many people are asking, Has science buried God? The standard assumption in our city is that religion is merely speculation whereas science is based on hard facts. So we’re left wondering, does Christianity have anything to add in this scientific age?

We’d love for you to join us for an enjoyable and thought-provoking evening as Dr Andrew Sach wrestles with the age old conflict of science vs. religion. Andrew studied Natural Sciences in Cambridge before completing a doctorate in Neuroscience at York University. He is currently a minister at Grace Church Greenwich. 

Salt Live is a series of events aimed at thoughtful Londoners engaging with faith, philosophy and life.

When & where:

Tuesday, 22nd May at 7.30pm

Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
108 Stamford Street
London, SE1 9NH

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Can Christianity Be Proved?

20 March 2018

Most people assume that Christianity is just blind faith, that is, an irrational belief that God exists, and that Christians are well-meaning but ultimately deluded folk. However, most Christians would claim that there is more to their belief than mere speculation and hope.


Can Love Survive the Dating Apocalypse?

6 February 2018

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The world of sex and dating has changed more rapidly since the onset of the smartphone than at any point in the history of the world; hence some are calling it a dating apocalypse. How should we think about apps, sex, and love in the modern world?


More Past Events


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29 November 2017: ‘Is Faith Irrational?’

In a secular age, many regard faith as an irrational leap in the dark. Religion is increasingly seen as out of place in public life, and often exiled to the private domain having no place in public debate in this scientific age. We were privileged to welcome Dr Tanya Walker from the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics who addressed this subject.

18 October 2017: ‘Finding Happiness in Work’

For many across London, work has a defining place in our lives. At our third live event, we explored the questions around work and fulfilment, over wine, beer, and nibbles at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre. discovering work that excite and fulfill us. But the reality often doesn't live up to our expectations – work can be mundane, lacking in purpose or simply just exhausting.

22 March 2017: ‘Proud & Prejudiced: Is Christianity intolerant?’

The second of our Salt Live events was concerned with the question of whether the Christian faith, with its seemingly outdated moral code, leads to a narrow or bigoted point-of-view.

16 November 2016: ‘Can You Ever Be Sure About God?’

For our very first event, we explored the question of religious certainty in a pluralistic world. A short talk was followed by open discussion over drinks, nibbles, and live music at The Tommyfield pub in Kennington.