Fellowship and Fun at our Barn Dance

A wonderful evening of fellowship and fun was enjoyed at our church last Friday when we gathered together for a Barn Dance.  Music was provided by the band ‘Six Beats in a Bar’ whose caller, Keith, expertly and with the utmost patience kept us all in order and prevented the dancing from descending into chaos! […]

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Living a More Sustainable Life

Lay Preacher Paul Murphy has recently reminded us that, though we might feel helpless to affect the bigger issues, even small changes to our lifestyle can help to lessen our adverse impact on the environment. He has produced the following booklet to help us make lifestyle choices to reduce our carbon footprint. (When printing ensure […]

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Palani Fundraiser – Another Success Story

Chef Saju Mathew’s legendary curry evenings are now so popular that there is usually a waiting list in operation! Yet another successful fundraising event was held on Friday, when over 80 people were catered for, with guests enjoying a varied menu including lamb biriyani, tandoori chicken, lentil spinach curry, and vegetable jalfreze.  As usual, there […]

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Big Day Out was a Great Day Out

Wessex Synod Big Day Out at Hollycombe Steam in the Country had attractions for everyone – steam railways, traditional steam fairground, woodland gardens, forest church, labyrinth, plus Synod marquee and activity field with worship and workshops.  It was a chance for old friends and new to meet together, sing together and worship together – all […]

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Sunrise Service on Easter Day!

Local Christians will be gathering together at Tweseldown Race Course, on the top of the central hill, to worship together on Easter Sunday just as the sun is rising.  The service will begin at 5.50 am, with the sun rising at 6.04 am.  This is a real opportunity to celebrate the resurrection of our saviour […]

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