Posts from January 2019

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Welcome Lunch at Christ Church

by Denis Gosden

A ‘Welcome to Christ Church’ lunch was held for Leisa and Colin Potter after the morning service on Sunday. The lunch was organised to celebrate the news of Leisa’s licencing to the Parish of Totland Bay which will take place on Monday 11 February at 6.30pm. As always, our fabulous catering team delivered a splendid […]

Good news! Leisa to officially become our vicar ✨

by Hazel Britton

Leisa was licensed as vicar of St James’ Yarmouth and All Saints’ Freshwater with St Agnes’ Freshwater Bay in a service at Christ Church on 22nd April 2018. She will officially take Christ Church under her wing at a special service on Monday 11th February at 6.30pm in Christ Church which well be led by […]

Good news! A new Archdeacon for the Isle of Wight 🏝

by Hazel Britton

Bishop Christopher has appointed a new Archdeacon for the Isle of Wight.  Canon Peter Leonard will take on the role of Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight soon after Easter. Bishop Christopher is quoted on the Portsmouth Diocesan website as saying: “Peter Leonard has been an outstanding Canon of our cathedral, bringing flair and imagination to his […]

The Our Place Community Cafe – there for everyone! ☕

by Hazel Britton

The Our Place Community Cafe is for anyone, of any age, and in any circumstances. Typically, 40 – 50 people attend each week. Some of those come for companionship, some to access support and advice, some to do both. All are warmly welcome. We meet in the community room of the West Wight Sports and […]

Thank you from James and Suzanne

by Hazel Britton

Dear Members and Friends of Christ Church, We are so grateful to you all for your love and friendship towards us over the five years that we lived in the Vicarage and ministered in the parish of Totland Bay. You are lovely people, who live in a beautiful place, and we miss being with you […]