Mothers Union News

In February members celebrated Marriage week by sharing stories, poems and photographs and we looked at our future programme. We also decided to produce small teddies for Baptism families at our Church. If anyone would like help by providing some spare DK wool (white, pink, blue or green) it will be
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Rector’s Farewell Letter

Dear friends, And so, in the immortal words of Pete and Dud, “Now is the time to say goodbye”.  I leave St. Mary’s with a huge feeling of thankfulness for the constant warmth you have shown to me, Maggie and Chris since our arrival in September 1997, and thankfulness for all that we have shared
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Rector’s Letter: A Good Retirement

Dear friends, Most of you will know that I am retiring on the 28th of February, and that my last Sunday at St. Mary’s will be on the 26th of February.  The editor and churchwardens have asked that I contribute a piece for the March parish magazine, so this month’s letter does not have quite the
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Mothers Union News

Now that 2017 is upon us we look forward to a new year for Mothers’ Union. Our theme this year is “Faith in Action” and, as we look at the achievements of the Mothers’ Union in communities throughout the world, we continue to identify opportunities both locally and nationally to support those
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Rector’s Letter: Restoring Reason

Dear friends, It is often said that Anglicanism can be compared to a three-legged stool, each of whose legs bears an equal importance in supporting that rich and diverse mix that makes up Anglican faith and practice. One leg is that of scripture – emphasising the centrality of the bible and Anglicanism’s
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Christmas Tree Festival 2016

This amazing Christmas Tree Festival brings the wider community together in an event which welcomes hundreds of visitors into our beautiful church.  It is a celebration of Christmas by the community for the community. This year the event will take place over the weekend 2nd – 4th December. The
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