Author Archives: julietevans2014

Encouraging Legacy Giving Workshop

Christian Stewardship is simply how we manage the resources, wealth and possessions that have been entrusted to us. Gifts in wills are a natural part of this and are a way of giving thanks to God for the gifts of … Continue reading

Posted in Special Events, Stewardship, Wills & Legacies | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

40 Acts: Do Lent Generously

Lent is usually about ‘giving stuff up’, isn’t it? What if you could add something transformational to the traditional? What if you could give up chocolate and give the money to your favourite charity? What if you could turn the … Continue reading

Posted in All-Age, Special Events, Stewardship | Leave a comment

Useful website for Parish Administration

http://www.parishresources.org.uk/ Lots of up-to-date guidelines and resources covering many aspects of parish admin – for administrators, their managers and the PCC: – Employing staff and working with volunteers – Safeguarding – PCC administration – Charity Commission requirements – Buying Smarter … Continue reading

Posted in Administration | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What you need to know about Pensions and Auto Enrolment

The Church of England’s Parish Resources website offers guidance on staff pensions for church employees, covering: – your legal obligations – what you need to know and do – information about the Church of England’s own pension scheme Visit http://www.parishresources.org.uk/people/employing-staff/pensions/ for … Continue reading

Posted in Administration | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

PAYE and Real Time Information

The Church of England’s Parish Resources website offers guidance on paying people, when to register for PAYE and reporting PAYE information in Real Time to HMRC. http://www.parishresources.org.uk/people/paye/

Posted in Administration | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

# adventwonder

The Christmas lights are switched on in the high street, the John Lewis Christmas advert is all over Facebook, and supermarkets have been stocking mince pies for a month already…   In the midst of the consumerist hum, we invite you … Continue reading

Posted in Stewardship | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is on Tuesday 2nd December. The Church of England’s stewardship movement are backing this global day of giving when we’re asked to consider performing an additional act of generosity to bless a neighbour, colleague, friend or charity. Whether … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment