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Learning and prayer in Lent

Lent is traditionally a time of self-reflection and prayer to prepare for Easter.  Rather than giving something up why not do something special to demonstrate your commitment to following the way of Jesus.   Here are some ideas… Support your prayer … Continue reading

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Operation Christmas Child update

Several Lordsbridge churches created Christmas Child boxes this year, some for the first time.  Most boxes from this area will be packed and transported to the further reaches of Eastern Europe.

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Poem from Remembrance Day reflections

I quoted from this poem at the Remembrance Day service in Hardwick this year.  It’s from the collection ‘Prayers for a Privileged People’ by theologian and writer Walter Brueggemann. The Threat Upon Us Summertime . . . when the living … Continue reading

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Time to Celebrate

At the beginning of December most of us are filling in our plans for celebrating Christmas – who we’ll be staying with, who is coming to us, which gatherings we will be part of, which places and events we will … Continue reading

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Bringing children to the area wide service?

GenR8 are running a children’s session as part of the area-wide, multi-denominational celebration service on 25 November.  To avoid the queues, please pre-register your child (aged 5-11) for the GenR8 session, by sending the following details to Vicki Farmer, by email: … Continue reading

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This year’s united area-wide service

All Christians living in the villages and towns west of Cambridge are invited to gather for the annual celebration at Comberton Leisure on Sunday 25 November at 10.30.  This service is supported by the local Anglican team churches, the Baptist, … Continue reading

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Calling all singers/choir members

We would love to form a special joint choir to help lead the sung worship at the United Area Wide Service on Sunday 25 Nov, at Comberton Leisure.  We’re looking for experienced choir members as well as those who love … Continue reading

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It’s shoebox time!

Operation Christmas Child is the world’s largest children’s Christmas project – sending gift-filled shoeboxes to children in need around the world since 1990. Right now, thousands of churchgoers across the UK are busy wrapping, packing and filling shoeboxes with great … Continue reading

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Fun for September for Lordsbridge families

Cool ‘n’ Crazy Praise Party.  For children and their families.  With John Hardwick, at St Mary’s Hardwick.  Sat 8 Sept at 2pm.   More details on the Praise Party Poster.

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For those for whom the work of the kingdom seems too much

I used this prayer-poem as we concluded the series on the marks of mission – the ways in which God calls us to work in his world. It helps, now and then, to step back and take a long view. … Continue reading

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