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A peek inside the new cabin at St Mary’s Hardwick

The cabin at St Mary’s in Hardwick is under construction.  These pictures were taken on 12 March 2020 after the topping out ceremony.  The cabin, the church and their environs are amongst trees.  So we have expressed our vision for … Continue reading

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The wind and the coracle 

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?? I was recently commissioned to do a painting for a friend who was ordained in the Church of England. It’s based on the idea of how ancient Christian Celts would get into a…

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The ‘no-rehearsal nativity’

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

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Gateways inaugural gathering

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

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Highfields Caldecote – introducing ‘Gateways’ and our next steps

This is the third installment in the continuing story of a new venture in Highfields Caldecote.  It began with an open meeting over a meal in the village hall in July.     In the last two gatherings (Sept & Oct) … Continue reading

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Introducing “A Season of Invitation”

“Invite someone to come to the church you love.” The Season of Invitation is a national campaign from the Church of England for the autumn. It is based on research, firstly, about the importance of personal invitation and secondly, that … Continue reading

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Highfields Caldecote – 23 August 2015

This is the second installment in the continuing story of a new venture in Highfields Caldecote. It began with an open meeting over a meal in the village hall in July 2015. Have you ever tried playing Jenga with assorted cardboard … Continue reading

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