Category Archives: Stewardship

Preaching on Financial Giving

Issues of stewardship and generosity are vital discipleship topics. The challenge to preachers is to provide a much wider context for church members than simply that of raising financial giving to meet the needs of the parish over the next … Continue reading

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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

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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

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# 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

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As You Prepare For Harvest…

http://www.cuf.org.uk/harvest  In Biblical times, Harvest was a time of community celebration and thankfulness to God for the harvest. The Church Urban Fund have produced church resources to remember the concept of gleaning and how we can make provision for the poor … Continue reading

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Grants from Airport Community Trust Funds

During the recent ‘Capital Campaigns: Sharing Our Experiences’ workshop I gave you details of the Gatwick Airport Communities Trust Fund which offers grants to local capital/community projects. Here are some other airport funds, details of which can be found on the websites below. … Continue reading

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Resources from the recent Capital Campaigns workshop

Resources, presentations and handouts from the ‘Capital Campaigns: Sharing Our Experiencs’ workshop can be found at: http://www.cofeguildford.org.uk/diocesan-life/capital-campaigns/

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