Author Archives: Alison Myers

About Alison Myers

I am Team Rector for the Lordsbridge Team of Churches, a cluster of 11 villages west of Cambridge. Within the Team, I am Vicar of Hardwick and Dry Drayton, and Lead Minister for Pioneering Projects.

More book ideas for Lent

These book recommendations were first published in the Feb-Mar 2017 edition of Lordsbridge Life. Beth is interested in forming an informal discussion group after Easter with anyone reading Justin Welby’s book.  Get in touch with her direct if you are … Continue reading

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Ideas for Lent

I wonder whether you are doing something special for Lent.  Many people do, even if they don’t quite understand the significance.  One of this week’s news items was that Teresa May is giving up salt and vinegar crisps for Lent! … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday – A poetic start to Lent

Thank you to Beth (Revd Dr Beth Cope, Team Pioneer Curate) for our Ash Wednesday reflections this year in which she intersperses the bible readings set for the day – Joel 2:1-2 & 12-17 and Matthew 6:1-6 – with contemporary poems.  (The … Continue reading

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Lent through the Lens

Are you interested in photography?  Do you want a project for Lent?  Something mindful, contemplative and community centred? Steve Radley is a priest and a photographer.  This is what Steve says about the project – Vision To help people both within … Continue reading

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Chalking the door, a new year blessing

Chalking the door is a modern take on an old tradition of praying for God’s blessing on a home and those who live there, remembering the wise men coming to Jesus’ house and looking forward to a new year. Bless … Continue reading

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The following note has just come through from the Diocesan Office The Children’s Ministry Training Course Come and be inspired! Learn new skills and develop your practice for working with children For all children’s leaders and part of the Authorised … Continue reading

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From Jill and Adrian Chatfield

Dear all at St Mary’s, We really enjoyed spending our last Sunday here in Cambridge with you – worshipping with you and partying with you! It has been lovely to get to know you, particularly over the last couple of … Continue reading

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