We want to review our giving, not because we want to increase the overheads of the church, but to increase the overspill. We want to love Eastbourne more. We want to bless more. We want to reach the poor, the disadvantaged, the marginalised. We want to be the church that God has called us to … Continue reading “Giving Day 2018”
Part 7. Theft isn’t something that’s just done by robbers at midnight, sneaking into your neighbours house. More often than not it’s ‘white collar crime’: tax avoidance, inflated costs, stealing from work, sick days and clocking off early.
A one degree alteration in your course, over a period of time, will change the whole trajectory of your life. So what do you want to do this year? How can we grow in our walk with God?
Justice: part 1. Looking at the issue of justice through the story of the woman at the well: a person who was not only part of a racially hated group, but socially excluded from her own community. Jesus steps across the radical, cultural and moral barriers of the day and meets her with compassion.
We look at a passage of the Bible which is among the most abused regarding money, but also underpins the way our western society is structured.
How to make room in our lives, learning to be generous with time, money and personal skills.
In this talk we look at the two wealthy men in Luke 18-19, and their different reactions as they encounter Jesus.
Part 1 of our James teaching series.
The relationship between jobs, spending, taxes, trade and government can be confusing. Are some approaches better than others?