Getting a good deal

Act 3: Deal Any deal you come across today – go ahead and hand it to someone else. We’re not just talking old BOGOF-type deals: even if it’s just a bottled drink with 25% extra, go and give the whole bottle away. Whatever’s freely given to you, share it with someone else. It’s just a […]

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A gift from an unknown person?

Today’s act of generosity about giving something without them knowing who it is from. Maybe make a cup of coffee for a work colleague without them knowing, leave some change taped to a car park machine? Or even pay for someone’s fuel before they get to the shop! Doing something positive to change the world […]

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Ash Wednesday

Today marks the beginning of Lent, a time of spiritual refreshment and a chance for us to think about our relationship with God. During Lent we will follow the 40 Acts of Generosity to remind us that while it might be helpful to ‘give something up’ during Lent… it is worth trying to be more […]

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Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent, when traditionally all the rich foods such as butter and eggs are consumed before the Lent fast. The word Shrove means pardon because it is on the Tuesday before Lent that people would go to church to make their confession and receive forgiveness. Around the country there are […]

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Getting ready for Lent

Lent begins on Wednesday 14th February and is the 40 days before Easter, when Christians make a particular focus on growing their faith and living out the Christian life. It is a kind of spiritual health check, a return to basics and reminding ourselves what it was like when we first accepted Jesus into our […]

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