Rev John discovers his congregation doesn’t really know what he’s up to during a church service. Why not? And do we?
Running Diocese of Durham's 'Generous Giving Project'. Supporting local churches to communicate God's generosity and our response.
Go to durhamdiocese.org for more information and resources for you and your church.
Sermon about how God doesn’t play by our cultural rules, and what that means for us. Matthew 20.1-16
Sermon about what to do when we struggle to be generous, based on Matthew 25:34-40
The final chapter is here, with St Someone’s PCC looking back on all they’ve learned and now looking ahead to a brighter, hopeful and generous future. Here’s what any PCC can expect from the Generous Giving Project.
We meet Nathan Bruce and hear about his interesting past as the son of missionaries, and what he brings to this new role in helping local churches.
Introducing a new resource for the local church. Samantha Lee is interviewed about her diocesan role, being a local church treasurer and the gift of administration
Kato Nkhoma is a Pastor in Botswana and in this guest blog he shares what he’s learned about raising children to be generous.
A guide to quickly and easily changing the way we talk about giving as a church. This tool celebrates what the WHOLE CHURCH generously contributes. It’s a great activity that can have a lasting impact.
The step-by-step guide to launching this resource. This could have the biggest impact on how your whole church thinks about the offertory. And it’s simple too.
St. Someone’s learns about a new way of compiling and celebrating all the ways their parish is generous. They realise how this will help to bless generous givers and encourage more people to get involved. But is it too much work? How does a church even begin?