We love our partnership with Christians Against Poverty and we love every person we have met and got to know through our CAP Debt Centre, which we have run since 2012. CAP’s already high national profile was rocketed last week following a Friday night prime time BBC 2 documentary; ‘The Debt Saviours’. If you missed… Read More Some breaking news…
We believe that every member of Churchcentral can be for the good of the city, and that age and stage are no barrier to this! At West Site, we now have a walking-talking reminder of this in the form of Elijah Rose. This is what Elijah used to look like: He set out to raise… Read More Elijah does his bit for CAP
If you haven’t yet heard of CAP then sooner or later you will hear it talked about at Churchcentral. We are proud to partner with the award winning charity Christians Against Poverty to run both the CAP money course and a CAP Debt Counselling Centre across Birmingham. Through these things people are being genuinely helped… Read More Ten tips for managing money at Uni
It’s hard not to love the Olympics. We’ve had a turbulent summer politically in the UK, and for the English, a dismal one on the football pitch! By contrast Rio 2016 is a feel-good fiesta, where the sight of young British Olympians clad in Team GB jackets flashing smiles and medals has become pleasantly familiar.… Read More Where will you be in #4years?
This is outstanding stuff from the Mental Health Foundation. And it acts as a timely reminder for us during Mental Health Awareness Week, both of the privilege and the challenge of being Jesus’ Church. We know this stuff don’t we? The wisdom of it rings true. It’s bread and butter to us! We are in… Read More Community, relationships & what the church has to offer. A post for Mental Health Awareness Week #MHAW16
Did you know that Birmingham has a new leader? His name is John Clancy and he took up his position recently following the resignation of Sir Albert Bore. This is a man that we need to commit to praying for. Someone who God has appointed to fulfil a critical role for our city, at a… Read More Pray for this man! | We Love Brum
My three-year-old daughter came home from nursery last week with an invitation to a party at the end of October which featured on it a ghost, a skeleton and a reanimated corpse. On further investigation it emerged that the invitation was from the nursery itself. Halloween is one of those times when I’m reminded how… Read More “The light shines in the darkness” – The why, what, when & where of our Light Party