Bishop Mark Tanner talks generosity; the discipline of giving, when generosity is tough, teaching his children and fixing toilets.

How would an outsider know this church was generous? What would they be hearing and seeing? Here are 8 suggestions of what a generous church is like.

What to say to a church when you’re the treasurer and you need to present the finances.

An adaptation of a much-loved fairy tale challenging us to share our greatest gift: our faith

HOSPITALITY. TALIBAN. JESUS. One day in the winter of 2012 I was out on patrol with an infantry unit in southern Afghanistan. The sun was low in the sky and the air was cold. The ploughed fields were crusty with frost, which crunched under our boots as we slowly made our way over them. We […]

The brains (?) behind the blogs. Find out who we are and why we do what we do.

It was a Wednesday evening in a made up parish, and Rev. John, a fictional Vicar was sitting in his local pub (this pub is also entirely imaginary). Rev. John rarely got to his local, because his evenings were usually taken up with PCC meetings, Deanery meetings, Mission meetings, Baptism meetings, Wedding meetings, Funeral meetings […]