About this blogI am a rural minister with a heart for mission. This blog contains some random thoughts, inspirations and useful bits and pieces from my context.
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At Candlemas – 31st January – we held just three services across the 11 Lordsbridge villages instead of the usual 10 or so. We gave people the choice of where to go – to ‘worship with friends or to make … Continue reading
Better late than never! Here are photos of the St Mary’s ‘scratch’ nativity from Christmas 2015. In a new venture for us we used the ‘No-rehearsal-nativity’ by Janine Gillion as the basis for the December All Age service in our small village … Continue reading
Gateways, the new community gathering in Caldecote, had its ‘launch’ get-together on Sunday 13 December. We laughed and laughed, and then there were baked potatoes for tea! The cardboard box stable proved trickier to get up than expected despite Michael’s … Continue reading