Posts from June 2019

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Building Work at Christ Church

by Hazel Britton

The construction of the covered walkway from the Vestry to the Annexe has commenced.  The pathway running down the south side of the Church is now closed, so the Annexe can only be accessed via the Churchyard. Please be careful when moving around the site. Peter and Geoff (Churchwardens)

What a Team ! – Churchyard Clear-Up – 15th June

by Robin Gosden

Robin writes – Our incredible churchyard team had a highly productive morning today, each doing a variety of different tasks all equally important – thank you everyone for a job well done! Weather-wise, we were remarkably fortunate with just a smattering of rain drops that did not dampen anyone’s enthusiasm. Phyl had 30 + dwarf lavenders planted […]

Christ Church Churchyard Benches Appeal

by Robin Gosden

  ” Sometimes I sit and think… …. and sometimes I just sit”.     People have said to me how much they enjoy the sense of peace and tranquility they get from just sitting in our churchyard at Christ Church. In a stressful, fast-paced world our churchyard offers  a place to escape to, to […]

“Do you want to be made well?” Homily from Sunday 26th May.

by Hazel Britton

John 5:1-9 New International Version (NIV) The Healing at the Pool 5 1Some time later, Jesus went up to Jerusalem for one of the Jewish festivals. 2 Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is called Bethesda[a] and which is surrounded by five covered colonnades. 3 Here a great number of disabled people used to lie—the blind, […]