NOW is the time for us to imagine a further purpose and future mission for our churches and communities in the West Wight. The first call of the church is to be missional; to go out to the people in the name of Jesus. That was the way of the earliest Christians and it is […]
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 […]
” 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 […]
At Christ Church, the congregation are really blessed and encouraged by a variety of speakers from our lay leadership team who share their wisdom, knowledge and leadership skills to support Leisa our team vicar by organising the All Age Worship Services on the 1st Sunday of each month. It is refreshing and healthy for us to […]
………What can we continue to use creatively?……….What can we change for the purposes of God; to make His love known, in the hearts and minds of those communities in which we serve. Did you miss Leisa’s sermon on the 2nd Sunday in Advent? Check it out on our sermons page.
As we say our farewells to James and Suzanne, read again what Leisa says about the challenges ahead and our place in the emerging mission community here in the West Wight. She challenges us to think deeply about: The nature of leadership and servanthood. Moving forward in God’s mission for this place. Where and how you […]