New features added to the new-look Stewardship Giving Account: December 2019

By Bethan Walker | 6 December 2019

 

We've added some brand-new features to the new-look Stewardship Giving Account which provides more ways to manage your account on the new platform. 

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How do I get the right information for my tax return?

By Bethan Walker | 27 November 2019

 

Here's how to find the right information for your tax return in the new-look Stewardship Giving Account.

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In Memory of Chris and Susannah Naylor and Miranda Harris

By Debbie Wright | 22 November 2019 | Comments (2)

Stewardship share with A Rocha International and their many many friends around the world the deep sadness and loss of losing such fine leaders and pioneers in the Christian conservation world.

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Funding Mission with the Gift of Poetry

By Ruth Leigh | 21 November 2019

No less a person than William Wordsworth once said that poetry is emotion recollected in tranquillity. This has certainly been the experience of Paul Bebbington, part time civil servant and poet. Twelve years ago, his friend Mark Darvell invited him to be his travel companion on a church trip to Romania. Neither traveller had any inkling of the changes that would come as a result of their journey.

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Growing Generous Teenagers

By Craig Borlase | 24 October 2019 | Comments (2)

With four children, three of whom are at secondary and our youngest in her final year of primary, I’m aware that I’ve made a fair few parenting mistakes over the years. My wife, thankfully, is the level-headed, wise, sensible one in our family. I get to bring the fun, but looking back there’s a clear and unifying theme that runs through many of my greatest Dad-fails, as my enthusiasm overpowers my common sense.

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Scraping By or Aiming High

By Fiona Mearns | 17 October 2019

How much is enough?  Most Christian Workers raising support have at one time or another wrestled with that question.  At best it can lead to uncertainty and hesitation when speaking to potential supporters; at worst it can create a culture of ‘scraping by’, living on less than enough and convincing yourself that’s OK.  Not exactly the abundantly resourced mission that God called you to.

So where do you start when faced with the prospect of raising support?

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Stewardship joins with Kingdom Bank

By Daniel Jones | 1 October 2019 | Comments (1)

Kingdom Bank & Stewardship logos

Stewardship and Kingdom Bank are delighted to announce a partnership between two significant Christian institutions. Subject to approval from the financial regulators PRA and FCA, Stewardship, together with a group of Christian philanthropists, has agreed to acquire Kingdom Bank from its current owner, Assemblies of God Property Trust (AOGPT).

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Updates from the Charity Commission

By Stephen Mathews | 30 September 2019

 

The Charity Commission continues to publish inquiry reports where it has investigated weaknesses in charities. Here we highlight just two. The first deals with apparent failures in accountability and financial administration; the second has similar themes also incorporating significant payments in cash and payments made to trustees.

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The new-look Stewardship Individual Account: New features added

By Bethan Walker | 30 September 2019

 

We've added two new features to new-look Stewardship Individual Account which simplifies the way you can view your transactions over on the new platform. Based on the feedback we received from early users of the new-look Stewardship Individual Account, you now view and search an extensive list of your transactions as well as accessing a new chart which provides an alternate way to explore your data.

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Charities SORP governance review 2018/19

By Stephen Mathews | 25 September 2019

 

The Charity SORP has been with us for around 35 years, setting out the reporting requirements for charities that report on the accruals basis. In general, it applies to all charities that are structured as companies, all charities with gross income above £250,000 and any other charity that chooses or is required to follow accruals accounting.

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