#40acts challenge leads to over 2.9million acts of kindness over Lent

Stewardship’s Lent challenge, 40acts, which launched on Ash Wednesday, has led to a wave of over 2.9million acts of generosity over 40 days. The challenge, which comes to an end this Saturday, asks people to do one simple generous act each day over Lent. This year it had 75,000 people taking part, making this year’s Continue Reading →

What’s up with Lent?

Last year was the first year that I really “did” anything for Lent, when I organised The Big Read 2011. I had watched (particularly non-Christian) friends giving things up, but not participating… Lent is the time when we are preparing for Easter, which some have described as ‘New Year for Christians’ – when we remember Continue Reading →

Forethought for Tuesday in Holy Week #EasterLive

Thought 1: What to talk about today? So, it’s Tuesday, what does that mean? Not knowing the Easter timeline all that well, I was very pleased to spot this Holy Week Timeline via someone’s Twitter account, and blogged about it earlier today on BigBible. According to the timeline above, we’re onto the withered fig tree, Continue Reading →