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Bishop backs BBC debt programme

Bishop backs BBC debt programme

21 September 2018 Read more

The BBC is dedicating an entire hour of prime-time TV to share stories of the Church bringing hope to some of the poorest people in the UK.

On Friday 5 October at 9 pm, BBC2 will be airing their documentary The Debt Saviours featuring Christians Against Poverty. The programme focuses on how CAP and the UK Church are caring for the poor and rescuing people from debt across the UK.

On Sunday 30 September there will be a day of prayer and The Bishop of Lewes, Richard Jackson, wants to encourage churches to stand in prayer for this amazing opportunity.

He said “Unpayable debt can be one of the most challenging experiences a family faces.

“People find themselves in debt ...