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Centre For Christianity In Society

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    Received: on time

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Charity no. 108788 Company no. 682889 Date registered. 17/05/2022

Public benefits

[What are the direct benefits flowing from your organisation's purposes?] Contributing to the mental wellbeing of Christians by advancing loving relationships in churches, families and local communities. Contributing to moral improvement in society by advancing adherence to Christian principle of honouring all people among the general public and

especially Christian believers. Furthering education among Christians through seminars, articles and courses explaining different belief systems and their philosophical and historical roots. Furthering education among the general public concerning Christian beliefs and practices. Promoting good citizenship by advancing the Christian value of honouring the authorities among the general public. Promoting volunteering in churches and other charitable organisations. [How can the benefits identified above be demonstrated?] By reporting on the number of churches and people spoken to. By gathering feedback from individuals accessing our services and church leaders who invite us to speak. [Is there any harm arising from any of the purposes] No [Who are the charity's beneficiaries?] Christians of all ages and education backgrounds across all denominations and traditions across the island of Ireland The general public across the island of Ireland and, through online resources, globally. [Is there any private benefit flowing from any of the purposes? Is it incidental and necessary?] No

What your organisation does

The Trust shall participate only in initiatives that are reasonably conducive to the realisation of the above mentioned purposes, such initiatives including (but not limited to): (i) Raising awareness, teaching, training, and advocacy. (ii) Speaking on topical issues and big questions to all ages, sceptics or believers, in person and through

various media. (iii) Training Christians to think biblically, apply truth in loving relationships, and evangelise persuasively. (iv) Creating informative, engaging and practical Christian perspectives on issues using various forms of media, including writing, audio and video. (v) Advising Christian leaders about contemporary culture and issues facing Christians.

The charity’s classifications

  • The advancement of education
  • The advancement of religion
  • The advancement of citizenship or community development

Who the charity helps

  • Adult training
  • General public
  • Voluntary and community sector

How the charity works

  • Advice/advocacy/information
  • Community development
  • Education/training
  • Religious activities

Charity accounts & reports for financial year end 31 October 2023

Independent examiners report Charity accounts Trustee annual report

Charitable purposes

PURPOSES OF THE TRUST 2.1 The Trust is established for charitable purposes only, specifically: The advancement of religion (specifically the Christian Faith), The advancement of education The advancement of citizenship or community development

Governing document

Memorandum and Articles

Other name

  • 5 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 1 Volunteers

Contact details

Public address

  • Centre For Christianity In Society, 62 Rosewood Glen, Lisburn, BT28 2FH

Trustee board

Mr Michael James Shaw
Dr Paul Brian Coulter
Mrs Rachel Melanie Shields
Mr Keith Reginald Gardiner
Mr Gareth Kimpton

List of regions

  • In Ireland
  • In Northern Ireland
  • In The Uk