HM Treasury publishes outcome of Gift Aid forum

By Stewardship | 7 December 2010 | Comments (2)

What is the future of GIft Aid?  Justine Greening MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, has now published the Coalition Government’s response to the Fanning Report which was produced following the deliberations of the Gift Aid Forum.  Find out the implications for you and your charity here...

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£100m Transition Fund details announced

By Kevin Russell | 5 December 2010

Minister for Civil Society, Nick Hurd, announced on 30 November 2010 that the £100million Transition Fund to support charities, voluntary groups and social enterprises affected by public spending reductions was now open for applications....

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The Spending Review: Issues for Churches & Charities

By Kevin Russell | 20 October 2010 | Comments (2)

Spending cuts may leave cash strapped charities with some difficulties, but today's spending review may also present some opportunities for churches and charities wanting to engage further in community outreach. Kevin Russell highlights the main points.

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Important Conference: Aiming 4 Excellence

By Anthony McKernan | 19 October 2010

Three years ago I attended the best conference ever. It was for leaders and senior executives of Christian organisations and it is being held again at the end of November...

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Treasury Gift Aid Forum: The Report

By Kevin Russell | 13 October 2010 | Comments (1)

Stewardship have been meeting with Government Ministers, officials from HMRC, the Treasury and charity leaders to consider the future of Gift Aid. Today, an independent report on our work was delivered to Economic Secretary to the Treasury.

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Off to a flying start: our online giving facility

By Anthony McKernan | 8 October 2010 | Comments (3)

Fantastic news. More than £250,000 has been given online in just 12 weeks, since the launch of our new service.

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Join the Conspiracy of Freedom

By Guest Author - Mark Powley | 20 September 2010

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Reflections on the latest Christian giving survey

By Anthony McKernan | 10 September 2010

I wonder if the encouraging giving patterns found in this survey are confined to an ageing niche of evangelicals, or whether they will have successfully taught their children to live and give generously also.

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Not your average city traders

By Daniel Jones | 2 July 2010

Many would argue that 1970’s London was a city in trouble. For Dr John and Dorothy Davies – after 10 years service in Nepal and North India – it was the perfect urban mission opportunity. If only they could afford to live there.

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Giving Lessons

By Steve Pierce | 2 July 2010 | Comments (1)

Stewardship’s new teaching material – ‘Seasons of Giving’ – helps get to grips with one of the subjects we often struggle to talk about. Steve Pierce, Stewardship Head of Content, reports.

The problem with biblical teaching on money is that there is so much biblical teaching on money! Are we to bring our first fruits and rejoice in all the good things (Deuteronomy 26:11) or should we sell our possessions and give to the poor (Luke 12:33)?

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