3 mountains, 3 countries, 30 hours of driving, 10 hours of sleep, un-numbered cereal bars, blisters and sore legs: that was the last weekend for our intrepid climbers. You can still sponsor them at https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/bransgore-three-peaks A celebratory film is being made which you can see at the Harvest Service on the 6th October at 10.30 at St Mary’s Bransgore. What challenge do you want to … Continue reading What a weekend!
We’ve got a great team heading off to climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon on Friday 20th September. It’s going to be hard work, but well worth it! We could still fit another (fit and healthy) person in. Get in touch if you’re interested! Here’s a bit more important info: a more detailed itinerary, a kit list and a cost break-down. Itinerary: Friday 9.00am … Continue reading Three Peaks Adventure starts soon!
Come to the 10.30 Service at St Mary’s Bransgore this Sunday to find out about the three most embarrassing moments in the vicar’s life as we begin to look at Paul’s letter to the Romans. Paul says, ‘I am not ashamed of the Gospel because it is power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes’ – Romans 1.16. Come and discover why no … Continue reading What are you embarrassed about?
Exploring What Matters gives you the chance to meet friendly, like-minded people and find simple ways to make yourself and others happier. This 8-week course is based in science and helps you: Meet with like-minded people to explore what really matters in life and find new ways of looking at things. Learn from the experts through videos, mindfulness exercises and a handbook full of resources … Continue reading Exploring What Matters: Action for Happiness Course in Bransgore
Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition!! To many people, being a Christian seems anti-intellectual: replacing reason and evidence with simple faith. Christians, they suppose aren’t allowed to ask hard questions or say anything that goes against the teaching of the Church. But is this really true? Is it really true that God doesn’t want you to think for yourself or that you just have to believe … Continue reading Is it really true that God wants you to stop thinking?
I’ve never liked Diversity. It has no place in decent society. Of course, they’re definitely talented, but I think Britain’s Got Talent is best served by performing dog routines rather than complex displays of choreographic genius. Anyway…why is it that Christianity is often seen as the enemy of diversity in modern society? Is it really true that Christianity is just a tool for white, middle-class, … Continue reading Is it really true that God hates diversity?
Two racehorses and a dog are in the stable on the night before the big race. The old horse says, “Kid, I have a favour to ask. Tomorrow’s the last race of my career. If I win, they’ll have a big parade in my honour and put me in a nice pasture for the rest of my life. If I lose, they’ll send me to … Continue reading Is there such a thing as right or wrong?