Cost effective: David Grimshaw wants to talk about money

‘There is much more that can be done.’

‘Letting our life preach is more challenging than letting our life speak.’ | Photo: by Christopher Bill on Unsplash

Friends are rightly proud of our historical work in business and commerce, Bournville and Woodbrooke being good examples. But the way we use our money now – in a global economy, in a digital age – raises ethical dilemmas that previous generations did not face. The recent, brave decision to hand over Woodbrooke’s building has prompted me to explore other avenues of change. I’d like us to begin a new conversation, keeping sustainability at the heart of our ideas. I address Area Meetings most obviously, but the principles ought to apply at Yearly and Local levels, from a spiritual point of view.

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