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The church is currently not meeting due to the Coronavirus.

News and Updates

Pastoral Letter: Watching over one another in Love – Week 2

1 Corinthians 12:26 “If one member suffers, all suffer together; if one member is honoured, all rejoice together with it.” (NRSV) We understand that these are peculiar times, but we are determined to keep our fire of faith burning. On Sunday, March 22, at 7 pm, we joined with others as we lit a candle as a visible message of hope and symbol of the light of God’s love.  Most of us will not have known a time more testing…

Worship for Mothering Sunday

Because the church has been forced to close its building we are exploring new ways to worship. This Sunday was the first service sent out to the congregation to use at home. It includes hymns, readings, reflections and services. People were encouraged to use it however they felt best. Some people read parts during the day, others took part in an act of worship as a family with different people reading different parts. One member of the congregation even turned…

The Church and Coronavirus

The Methodist Church has issued the following advice during the outbreak:

“It is with sadness that we recommend that worship services in Methodist Churches are suspended for the time being in line with Government guidance.

Remember Church doesn’t stop because we don’t meet and there are other ways of joining in with worship. Even if you would normally go to church with a cold, the words of 1 Corinthians 8:11 may be useful here: “Think of your weaker (brother/sister)”

As a result, all services and events at the church have been suspended until further notice.

We have a recording of last week’s service for you to listen below and we are exploring ways for you to get involved in worship from home.

Sermons, Services and Teaching

Worship at Home – Fifth Sunday in Lent

Order of Service Download the order of service containing the whole service here. Sermon, Readings and Prayers of Intercession (9,10,12,13) Download the transcript here In Christ Alone Recorded by the St. Mary’s and St. Peter’s CE School Senior Choir. Used with permission. He’s got the Whole World in His hands Recorded by the St. Mary’s and St. Peter’s CE School Reception classes used with permission.

Wrestling Jacob – Lent 2020

Revd. Geoffrey discusses the story of wrestling jacob and it’s relationship to the founders of methodisim, Charles and John Wesley, along with its relevence today.  Reading: Genesis 32:22 – 33:10 If you wish to follow along with the hymn used in the reflection it can be found in Singing the Faith, No 164 “Come, O Thou Traveller from Above”.