Not to be missed! Following on from Evening Prayer, professional ‘Cellist, Nigel Blomiley will be joining us on Sunday 11th March at 7:15pm and will be performing the first part of JS Bach’s Six ‘Cello Suites in St Mary Magdalene church. The Rev’d Dr Gordon Giles will also be providing comment on the life and faith of JS Bach. The … Read More
Science and religion are like two pillars supporting our everyday understanding of life, but how do they relate to each other? The study day, designed by The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion at St Edmund’s College, Cambridge, explores this question with the help of renowned scientists and academics, appearing on video, including Dr John Polkinghorne KBE FRS theoretical physicist, … Read More
Some Christmas highlights Carol Singing in Enfield Town Market Square, raising money for this year’s charity – Crisis. The Fellowship Christmas Lunch at The Enfield Golf Club Look who made it through the snow for today’s Toy Service ~ The Thief in the Night, 2 Peter 3:10 and John the Baptist, Mark 1:4!
General Election 2017: Archbishops highlight the place of faith in British life To The Parishes and Chaplaincies of the Church of England The General Election, June 8th 2017 The season of Easter invites us to celebrate and to renew our love of God and our love of neighbour, our trust and hope in God and in each other. In the … Read More
Monday 12 December was the date of the last Coffee Morning for 2016 at Rita Barker’s. As usual for this Coffee Morning there were a variety of cakes, hot sausage rolls and the seasonal Mince Pies all topped off with a fair sprinkling of carols accompanied by Eleanor on the electric keyboard and Gordon on the flute. It was … Read More
Shortly after Norman Gillibrand’s funeral, on Wednesday 23rd September 2015, the Bell ringers rang out a special peal called “Century Alliance Major”, consisting of 5100 changes and lasting 2 hours and 53 minutes. This Peal Board commemorates the event and will be proudly added to the Peal Boards in the Bell Tower.
August retreat to Launde Abbey We had a super trip to Launde this year, with rest, relaxation, games, food, drink, worship, and time spend thinking about Richard III and visiting Leicester Cathedral and the Visitor Centre, and learning about Leadership through the ages. We also spent time reflecting upon and developing our Mission Action Plan for the Parish, and you … Read More
On Friday 10 June 2016, in celebration of Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday, members of the “Society of Royal Cumberland Youths” rang out a peal of “Bristol Surprise Major”. The peal included 5,000 changes and lasted just over 2 ¾ hours. Included in this snippet of the peal is a bird joining in the celebration.