An article by Rod Liddle from the Spectator. Warning – it does contain adult content but makes an interesting point regarding the modern Church. ROD LIDDLE Sex in church is fine – just keep the Christians out Nic Roeg’s art-house thriller from 1973 Don’t Look Now was most famous, or infamous, for its lengthy and explicit sex scene. I think it’s fair to say that … Continue reading Rod Liddle – Sex in church is fine – but keep the Christians out
The Christingle is a traditional symbol of the Christian message and a really lovely introduction to Christmas. Our Christingle service is this Sunday (2nd December) at St Mary’s Bransgore at 10.30am. Everything needed for making the Christingle will be provided and we really look forward to seeing you! Continue reading Get a great start to your Christmas with our Christingle service this Sunday!
St Mary’s Music Club is an after school club for primary aged children on Wednesday afternoons in term time (3.30-4.45pm). The aim of the club is to give children an opportunity to learn more about music and to enjoy creating music. As a church-run group, the club has a Christian flavour with some Christian music to be learned and a short talk each session (rather … Continue reading St Mary’s Music Club
As part of our project to fix the roof of All Saints Thorney Hill (after the stolen lead earlier this year), we have to remove some asbestos found in the roof before any roof fixing can take place. Unfortunately, this means that the Church is unsafe for Sunday services this Sunday (21st Oct) and next Sunday (28th Oct). You’ll find a very warm welcome at … Continue reading Asbestos removal work at All Saints
We’ve got so much on this weekend at Church, it seemed best to find another weekend for the Church@4 Pet Service. Apologies for any inconvenience caused! Continue reading Church@4 Pet Service postponed to 11th Nov
Bring tins, bring toilet rolls, bring toothpaste, bring Spam and Fray Bentos Pies, for it is our All Age Harvest Festival at St Mary’s this Sunday at 10.30. Come for great music, come for engaging teaching from the Bible, come to pray for the needs of our world, come to meet friends. We’ve also got a wonderful harvest communion at All Saints, Thorney Hill at … Continue reading Harvest Festival: This Sunday
Church@4 delivered a million dreams and really was the greatest show on a Sunday afternoon. There was magic with fire, juggling lessons, sing-alongs to the songs from the Greatest Showman, hymns, food and drink, and a lesson from the Bible. The Church@4 is a once-a-month family orientated, child friendly informal service (but child-free grown-ups of any age are encouraged to attend as well). The services … Continue reading It really was the greatest show….