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Blogging on all forms of ‘Giving’ & Generosity’

Many of you will be aware that Rachael Philips has been working hard on raising the profile of generosity across the diocese of Durham...

Building the Kingdom

With a new calendar year comes a new financial year. If you’ve yet to put a financial plan in the place, here are some...

How to Talk about Generosity

Talking about generosity in church can be difficult. But it doesn’t need to be. It can be tough can’t it? Especially as one of the...

We’re doing a new thing

MESSAGE TO SHARE WITH CONGREGATIONS WHO ARE NOW USING THE PRAYER TOKENS. PRINT IN PARISH MAG, SHARE ON FACEBOOK, LINK ON YOUR WEBSITE OR...

Handling The Newcomers

Even the best PCCs have one of those meetings from time to time. This evening was certainly one of them. Everyone seemed to be...
Remember quite provocative post about whether or not we charge for refreshments? Which side of the fence are you on? Which side is...
Remember quite provocative post about whether or not we charge for refreshments? Which side of the fence are you on? Which side is...

What They Did Next

A sermon I preached at St Gabriel’s, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland in March 2017 Using this principle Gospel passage: John 4:5-42 and also Luke 19: 1-10 “The woman at...

His Body Broken For Me

The Eucharist: What Does It Mean To Us? Matthew 26:26-30 I want you to picture someone’s face. And I want it to be the face of...