Every church wedding is a public event – even Pippa Middleton’s

An article from the Guardian on weddings and the positives of the Church of England. By Peter Ormerod. Some are calling them gatecrashers. After all, they haven’t been invited to the celebrity wedding of the month – so what will all these normal people be doing there? Yes, the fact that Pippa Middleton’s forthcoming nuptials may be attended by members of the public is clearly a … Continue reading Every church wedding is a public event – even Pippa Middleton’s

Verse of the day

In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient … Continue reading Verse of the day

Training walk for Ben Nevis at Stourhead / Mere

This is it! The last training walk. The date should all be in your diaries as it was communicated when we had our first meeting at St Mary’s (so no excuses for double bookings!). The walk will be between 16-20 miles, it will be by Stourhead and Mere. It’s a lovely part of the country which will involve walking through the woods and taking in … Continue reading Training walk for Ben Nevis at Stourhead / Mere

Musical Concert at All Saints

Music Therapy Fund-Raising Concert Sunday 14th May  at 5pm All Saints Church Burley Road ,Bransgore,BH23 8DG   The PARRY SEXTET play Brahms String Sextet Op18 in B flat major With special talented young guests HANNAH BARTLETT-VIOLA Who will play solo Bach and SAM HANSON-ORGAN Who will surprise you on the organ ENTRY BY DONATION-suggested £10 per person The concert will be followed by wine and all … Continue reading Musical Concert at All Saints

The cruel hounding of Tim Farron is bloodsport for secularists

This is an article from the Spectator. It discusses a very topical conversation (some might say controversial topic) of the perceived Christian attitude towards homosexuality and the treatment of Tim Farron as a Christian by the more secularist elements of the media. For the benefit of Sky News, standard Christian doctrine says gay sex is a sin. It’s the sin that gives sinning a good … Continue reading The cruel hounding of Tim Farron is bloodsport for secularists