Posts Tagged ‘wealth’

Lazarus and the Rich Man – Meeting the needs of others

What did Jesus teach about looking after others?

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Lazarus and the Rich Man – Meeting the needs of others

What did Jesus teach about looking after others?

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Have you ever given money to charity? Maybe you’ve bought the Big Issue or given to someone busking in the street? Perhaps you chose to give in other ways? Jesus told a story about a rich man and a begger called Lazarus. In fact it’s […]

The Sermon on the Mount – Riches and Posessions

What did Jesus say about money?

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The Sermon on the Mount – Riches and Posessions

What did Jesus say about money?

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Money, you can’t live with it and you can’t live without it. Money is a necessary part of life. We all need money and most of us would like at least a little extra money for those special treats. But when we become so focused […]

Reflections

Discover what Christians believe about different issues

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Reflections

Discover what Christians believe about different issues

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In these films Christians from many different backgrounds discuss from firsthand experience key ethical issues as well as exploring what impact their views have on their own lives. The issues covered are: 1. The environment 2. Crime 3. Alcohol & Drugs 4. Ethics 5. IVF 6. […]

Giving

What does the Bible say about giving?

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Giving

What does the Bible say about giving?

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The Bible has a lot to say about giving. Not only is it an act of worship for God, it is very practical too! Jesus taught that the greatest commandment was to ‘Love God… and love your neighbour as yourself’ (Matthew 22:37-38). One way of […]

Saint Lawrence

The man who kept on giving

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Saint Lawrence

The man who kept on giving

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Rev. Richard Bromley explains about the Patron Saint of Cooks, who knew what real treasure really was.

Believer’s Blog: Inside Poverty

'What happened when everything I knew was taken from me.'

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Believer’s Blog: Inside Poverty

'What happened when everything I knew was taken from me.'

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Poverty is much more complicated than just having no money. In our guest blog, Jane shares her reflections of the complexity of the issue, following her encounter with people much less well off. “I worked in Africa with TEARFund, and have also visited India. I […]

Believer’s Blog: When Rich Meets Poor

"How a trip to Eastern Europe changed my life."

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Believer’s Blog: When Rich Meets Poor

"How a trip to Eastern Europe changed my life."

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Many Christians have read the Bible’s teaching on their responsibility towards people in extreme poverty and have chosen to get involved on a very practical level. In our guest blog, Ian shares his story of a visit to Romania and how it impacted his attitude […]

The Bible and Money

What does the Bible have to say about poverty and wealth?

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The Bible and Money

What does the Bible have to say about poverty and wealth?

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The Bible has a lot to say about money and its use; about a healthy attitude to wealth; and about our duty towards people in poverty. Passages from the Old Testament A book in the Old Testament called Proverbs contains lots of wise sayings on […]

Poverty and Wealth

What is a Christian response?

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Poverty and Wealth

What is a Christian response?

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The UK is one of the world’s wealthiest nations. It may feel as though money can be tight for us at times, but the fact that so many people own cars, have bank accounts and can readily purchase food – albeit cheap food – from […]

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