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Prayer for Australia

by Hazel Britton

A prayer amidst bushfires 02 Jan 2020 This prayer was written by Dean Andreas Loewe. The Anglican Primate of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, invites Christians to use it, and reproduce it in social media and pew-sheets/bulletins: Almighty God and heavenly Father, we pray for this world that you love so much that you sent […]

Notices for w/c 12th January

by Hazel Britton

Sunday 12th January: 1st after Epiphany 11am – Morning Worship with Peter and Hazel (Anne Linington is unable to join us). READINGS: Acts 10.34-43 and Matthew 3.13-17 6pm – Sung Evening Prayer at St Agnes Freshwater Bay Tuesday 14th January: MAGAZINE ITEMS BY TODAY PLEASE 10am – 12.30pm: Chris Jarman will be at the Our […]

Highlights from the Dementia Friendly Carol Service

by Hazel Britton

The West Wight Dementia Choir led the singing at this lovely service and also performed 2 pieces: The Virgin Mary had a baby boy and Ding Dong Merrily on High. The service was hosted by Churches Together in West Wight in conjunction with The Totland Alzheimer Cafe – a great team effort embodying the spirit […]

A Christmas Review – with photos and a delightful video of a dancing donkey :-)

by Hazel Britton

CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT 128 Worshippers followed the star to Christ Church for our annual Carols by Candlelight – always a popular service. The choir sang beautifully, the congregation joined in whole-heartedly, the church looked beautiful, Peter delivered a strong but accessible message… the ‘backstage’ team ensured that everything ran smoothly. A joyous and worshipful occasion. […]

January with Churches Together in West Wight

by Hazel Britton
The 10 Churches

THE WORK OF CHRISTMAS When the song of the angels is stilled, when the star in the sky is gone, when the kings and princes are home, when the shepherds are back with their flocks, the work of Christmas begins: to find the lost, to heal the broken, to feed the hungry, to release the […]

Advent 3 -A Time of Expectancy.

by Robin Gosden

Advent is a time of expectancy – a time to watch, to witness, to wait and to see………but what are our expectations as we face the challenges, the struggles, the disappointments of life today? Where do we look for the signs of ‘The Good News’ around us ? If you missed Leisa’s sermon or would […]