Last night members of the benefice gathered together to have a traditional Passover service and meal. The community from All Saints, St Michael’s and St Mary’s came together at St Mary’s church in Bransgore for a service of prayer, reflection and song. There was the washing of feet and the sharing of leaven bread. There was also a sit down dinner which all the congregation … Continue reading A special night to celebrate and observe Passover in the benefice
Bunnies and eggs are very nice, but do you really need yet another chocolate-themed celebration this year? Make sure you don’t miss out on what is far more meaningful: the historical events which tell us who God really is and what he offers to every single one of us! The Church@4 service on Good Friday (at 4pm) is a great event to come to if … Continue reading Come and celebrate the greatest week in history!
Jigfoot will be performing at Thorney Hill on Saturday 4th May at 19.30. Jigfoot play traditional music that originates from the south of England, including our local area of the New Forest. Entry is by donation (please be generous). http://www.jigfoot.com Jigfoot at Thorney Hill 2019 Continue reading Traditional music by Jigfoot at Thorney Hill
Today for Palm Sunday we had a very special visitor. Not the Vicar, but his trusty steed*. The donkey was a great reminder of how Christ arrived triumphantly in Jerusalem, which according to the Gospel of John was six days before the passover. To mark the occasion of when the people of Jerusalem celebrated the arrival of their King by waving palms, the children and … Continue reading And he rode into Bransgore on the back of a donkey….
Come along to our traditional Palm Sunday services this weekend as we continue our countdown to the greatest days in history: when Jesus Christ won an endless victory against sin and death! Services are at the usual times of 8.00 and 10.30 (Bransgore – where there’ll also be a donkey!), 9.15 at Hinton and 9.20 in Thorney Hill. Looking forward to seeing you! Continue reading Palm Sunday
There’s nothing worse than a fake – particularly when you’re looking for the real deal! Tomorrow morning at our All Age Service at 10.30 at St Mary’s, were thinking about what it means to be the genuine article as a Christian. Come and find out more and enjoy the great music, awesome people and clear and relevant teaching from the Bible. Grab your pre-service coffee … Continue reading Come to our All Age Service tomorrow: it’s the real thing!
You wouldn’t want that special person to miss out on the tradition at the heart of Mothers’ Day – coming back to Church, giving thanks to God and receiving flowers! It’s a lovely thing and will be a special part of our services this Sunday morning: 9.15 at St Michael’s Hinton and 9.20 at All Saints Thorney Hill – lovely traditional services with good old-fashioned … Continue reading Mothering Sunday Services