Gifts sent and received

cans_foodbankAs part of our wider mission beyond Knowle, we make gifts to a number of churches and charities in the UK and abroad.  These gifts are very gratefully received – here are some of the responses from December 2016.

“We are so grateful for all your support. You really encourage us “
Education for Life – Kenya

“Thank you for that. Wonderful! The Mission is currently needing a new (secondhand) bus for bringing the schoolchildren in from outlying areas… Every blessing in Christ on you all as Advent progresses and we prepare again to celebrate the wonder of the Incarnation … what an amazing event!”
IcFEM -Kimilili, Western Kenya

“Thank you so much for your recent gift – your generosity is greatly appreciated. Your donation will support your Connected Church link in India bringing life-changing help to people in poor communities by helping with our Anti-Trafficking work there” – Tearfund

“What a wonderful gift … we are so grateful for KPC’s generosity”
Dentaid – funding a wheelie bin of equipment for Ed and Suzanne Walker’s visit to Cambodia

The funds from the Anniversary Appeal will be used to help support education across Malawi, including funding a girls’ hostel, and classroom blocks… please pass on our thanks to all those involved.”
Birmingham Diocese Malawi Schools appeal

“Wow that’s great …There have certainly been lots of costs … It is mad busy at the moment, the gas supply is being connected tomorrow … so please pray that they turn up and all goes well. Thanks go out to all your trustees and congregation… your support means such a lot”
Anawim – a Women’s Centre based in Birmingham -fitting out their new building

Please do pass on our warmest thanks to your PCC. We hugely appreciate your support, encouragement and partnership in this way.”
St John’s, Sparkhill

“I’m writing to thank Knowle Parish Church for your kind and generous gift towards the ongoing costs of our Parish Missioner… We continue to see this work as deeply significant and strategic”
St Christopher’s, Springfield

“Great to hear from you. And huge thanks for the gift too. Things do seem to be progressing here which is fantastic. We give God thanks.”
St Andrew’s, Chelmsley Wood

“We are extremely grateful not only for this financial support but also for your valuable prayer support and all the other ways in which you support us.” This Way Up

“What a lovely email to open on a Friday morning” – Agape UK

“On behalf of the Trustees and team at Chaplaincy Plus please convey our grateful thanks to the PCC for the generous gift towards our work in Birmingham city centre”
Chaplaincy Plus – A Christian resource for the Birmingham business community

Thanks so much for the generous gift. The coming year looks like it will be a full and exciting one so we look forward to all that God will do both among and through us and among and through the congregations at Knowle.  CPAS

“Please convey our thanks to the PCC.”  Marie Curie Chaplaincy ministry

“As a partner with us in ministry we greatly appreciate your support both financially and in prayer”
Scripture Union WordLive project

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