“Each one must give as they have decided in their heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver”
- 2 Corinthians 9:7
What does it mean to be a cheerful giver?
The word 'cheerful' translated in Greek is hilaros, meaning cheerful, joyous and readiness; prepared to act at a moments notice.
It can be difficult to have that kind of mindset in today’s world, but we do need to remember a few things before we say we can’t help.
Click the Bible verses to read them
There are a number of ways to give:
You can give regularly by Standing Order. Most of our regular giving comes through monthly standing orders. This is a simple way for you to give regularly and helps us budget.
Account Name: Eltham Park Baptist Church
Sort Code: 30-90-76
Account Number: 00011198
Reference: Your Name
In Church - Offering Plates
There is an opportunity to give at each of our Sunday services. We will pass around offering plates where you can give via cash, cheque (made payable to Eltham Park Baptist Church) or collect weekly envelopes for the year from Brian, one of our Church members.
Gift Aid is a Government scheme that means that if you are a UK taxpayer, Eltham Park Baptist Church can claim an extra 25p for every £1 you give, at no extra cost to you.
Please collect a form from Brenda in the office.
If you would like to give in a different way, other than supporting us financially, please click here and see where your help is needed most.