12 things that made our summer

Summer has flown by and September is well under way! Here are 12 things that have happened at The Besom in York since we last posted… 1. We’ve had lots of office time givers in! It’s been brilliant. Uni students on summer holidays, retired folk, and just generally people with time to spare! A big […]

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Gluten free giving

Here’s core team member Kirsten Nott with our latest blog… A few weeks ago, I wrote about the beginning of Christmas hamper season in the Besom in York office. Since then we have had quite a few referrals for hampers and we have also had lots of offers to make them from givers. Here is […]

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Give Day

At the Besom in York, we love to help and enable churches across the city to give to those in need. In this week’s blog we feature York City Church, who we were able to help with exciting consequences as members shared God’s love and saw Him at work. On Sunday, York City Church had […]

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Small but Significant Answers

From time to time we like to devote the blog to small but significant answers to prayer & ways we’ve seen God provide in and through the Besom office. There is no particular story to follow or specific givers sharing their story but rather small snapshots of God’s great story working out in York. One […]

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How God gave us a new van

God has given us a new van at the Besom. We are thrilled by the way that God has provided for us to equip givers across the city. So in this blog Rob shares how God has provided and what we have learnt from him through his provision. Nellie – our long standing van-helper went to the […]

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Bundles of Joy is Launched!

On Thursday 23rd June we had the pleasure of launching Bundles of Joy. It was an evening of story telling, testimony, vision, and prayerfully commissioning the work of Bundles of Joy in York. The evening began with Rob sharing how 18 months ago the Besom trustees had been praying and felt stirred to pray that we […]

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Bunk beds and so much more

The Besom in York aims to be a bridge between Christians wanting to give and those in need. That’s why we have the hashtag #wereallaboutgiving We want to show God’s love practically and rely on him totally, but we’re often tempted to depend on our own strength and trust in our own skills. However, the more […]

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