Our Pilots Learn about Zambia

Bee Griffiths has been sharing her experiences in Zambia with our Pilots Group.  They have been looking at the daily diaries kept by two children, Benson and his sister Joyce, and comparing them with their own diaries. They have made balls out of old plastic bags and string, just like children in Zambia do, and […]

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Bee’s Visit to Zambia

Earlier this year Bee Griffiths went to Zambia to participate in the Golden Jubilee of the United Church of Zambia. In a recent social evening she showed slides of her trip and spoke about the wonderful events she participated in, culminating in a special celebration at the Heroes Stadium, which was attended by the Acting […]

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Operation Christmas Child

We have had a brilliant response to our Shoebox Appeal this year.  The whole church was involved, with our young people coordinating the efforts.  With all the donations and gifts we received we managed to fill over 30 boxes!  Well done, everyone! On Sunday 23rd November Maureen Grew, a representative from Operation Christmas Child, came […]

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Fish Cages for Bangladesh

In recent weeks our children and young people have been collecting small change to provide fish cages for families in deprived areas of Bangladesh. In places where land is scarce, many face a constant struggle to get nutritious food for themselves and their families.  However the charity Practical Action is helping people to ‘grow’ fish […]

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Photos from our Spring Craft and Gift Fair

Our Spring Craft and Gift Fair, held on Saturday, was a great success thanks to the organisational skills of Darrell Henderson with the support of her band of willing helpers.  The delicious refreshments offered by our catering team were a great attraction as always, and included bacon rolls, home made soup and a wide range […]

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Pilots Support Needy Children

Our Pilots group supported ‘Operation Christmas Child’ in December. We had to cover shoe boxes with Christmas paper and fill them with gifts for needy children.  Our small group managed to complete 15 boxes, and in addition members of our church helped us to raise £80 to help with distribution and shipping costs. We all […]

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Pilots Celebrate 75 Years

Sunday 3rd July was a very special day at our church, when we held a double celebration. At the start of morning service baby Keir Eugene Mercer was brought for baptism by his parents, Sharon and Harry Mercer.  They were well supported by all their family and friends, and it was wonderful to see the […]

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