Why we do what we do
An annual report often goes straight into listing all the things we have done and what we have seen happen over the year. However, it’s good to stop from time to time and describe what why we do what we do.
We can summarise this as we want to help people who don’t know Jesus to come to know him and to grow in him, in order to see Bearwood and beyond transformed by the gospel to God’s glory.
This is why we seek to share the love of Jesus in everything we do, caring for one another and providing practical help and advice to others through ESOL classes, Toddlers groups, advocacy, the Community Café etc. It’s why we use the opportunities given to share the Gospel with people 1-1, in preaching, through evangelistic Bible studies such as First Look and on line. It’s why we gather for worship each week in our different congregations:
Over the past year, we have been talking about what we do in terms of “ActBC.” We have identified three streams to this. This reflects a concern beyond our building and immediate community to the wider community in the Black Country area. Continue reading