The Fourth Sunday of Advent (Christmas Eve) – 24th December

The Collect Eternal God, as Mary waited for the birth of your Son, so we wait for his coming in glory, bring us through the birth pangs of this present age to see, with her, our great salvation in Jesus Christ our Lord Amen.   A reading from the second book of Samuel                                  7.1-11, 16 [More…]

The Third Sunday of Advent – 17th December 2017

The Collect God for whom we watch and wait, you sent John the Baptist to prepare the way of your Son: give us courage to speak the truth, to hunger for justice, and to suffer for the cause of right, with Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.    A reading from the book of the prophet [More…]

All Saints’ Green Gym a great success!

We had a good team from choir, congregation and bellringers for the All Saints’ “Green Gym” last Saturday 18th November, and they made a significant improvement to the entrance off Church Lane and along the boundary against the Parish Garden as well as benefitting from the cardio-vascular workout!  Well done to those who joined in [More…]

The Second Sunday of Advent – 10th December 2017

The Collect Almighty God, purify our hearts and minds, that when your Son Jesus Christ come again as judge and saviour we may be ready to receive him, who is our Lord and our God. Amen.    A reading from the book of the prophet Isaiah                                    40.1-11 Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. [More…]

Angel Festival- Saturday 9th December – Sunday 10th December

Come along to the ‘Angel Festival’ on Saturday 9th December 10am -6pm or Sunday 10th December 10am- 6pm. See a multitude of angels on display from local schools, companies and organisations. Have your picture taken in the angel photo booth, and then enjoy some light refreshments before enjoying a time of reflection in the quiet [More…]

Advent Sunday – 3rd December 2017

The Collect Almighty God, as your kingdom dawns, turn us from the darkness of sin to the light of holiness, that we may be ready to meet you in our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. Amen.   A reading from the book of the prophet Isaiah                             64.1-9 O that you would tear open the heavens [More…]

CHRIST THE KING – 26th November 2017

The Collect God the Father, help us to hear the call of Christ the King and to follow in his service, whose kingdom has no end; for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, one glory. Amen.     A reading from the book of the prophet Ezekiel                         34.11-16, 20-24 Thus says [More…]

The Second Sunday before Advent – 19th November 2017

The Collect Heavenly Lord, you long for the world’s salvation: stir us from apathy, restrain us from excess and revive in us new hope that all creation will one day be healed in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.      A reading from the book of the prophet Zephaniah  1.7, 12-18 Be silent before the [More…]