Thanks to all of the families who came to the Church@4 Star Wars Service. Everyone had a great time eating lots of food (with Ham Solo sandwiches), singing, having a lightsaber sparring competition, and of course learning about the real light and force of the world! The next Church@4 is all about Nerfs (yes, the infamous Nerfs!!) and it is on the 11th February. Why … Continue reading May the force be with you
Our next Christianity Explored course starts on Tuesday 16th Jan at 19.30 and will be at the Vicarage – with dessert! Come along and bring your friends. Continue reading Christianity Explored for 2018
Taken from the Guardian – written by Patriarch Theophilos III Today, 7 January, is Christmas, according to the Orthodox Christian cale ndar. And Orthodox Christians are keeping the feast in the Holy Land, where Christmas – and Christianity – began. Much attention has been paid recently to political decisions recognising Jerusalem in one light or another. The media attention highlights the seemingly intractable political struggle here. But as well … Continue reading Christians are at risk of being driven out of the Holy Land
Happy new year! Let’s pray for God’s blessing for a year of hope and joy for our benefice community. Have a wonderful 2018! Continue reading Happy new year!
The link below contains a short clip of what our benefice got-up to over the Christmas period. Apologies in advance for the lack of St Michael’s and All Saints in comparison with St Mary’s, unfortunately I was unable to get to all the additional activities within the benefice this year. That said, it was a great Christmas in our benefice and hopefully this film clip … Continue reading Christmas Film
Just a reminder that there is only one service in our benefice on New Year’s Eve. It’s at 10.30 at St Mary’s and it’d be great to have the benefice all together in the name of Christ to celebrate one year closing and a new beginning (and of course hear a great teaching from Ben and join together in song). See you there! Continue reading New Year’s Eve service tomorrow
We had 3 services in the benefice on Christmas Day to celebrate the birth of Christ. Christmas Day can be a really busy day so thanks to everyone who came to the services. It was fantastic to see all the children with their presents and listen to a great talk and sing carols and share the special day with people from our church community. In … Continue reading A great Christmas