Fruit from the harvest … fruit for the harvest

The other day, I sat and read one of those “history of our church” books that local churches produce to celebrate centenaries and 150th anniversaries. There was a beautiful little story in it. The church were looking to do a bit of building work and began to raise the funds. A large legacy of £58kContinue reading “Fruit from the harvest … fruit for the harvest”

We’re all in this together

I love the story of Ruth in the Old Testament. Not so long back we spent a few weeks working through it together as a Home Group. The story is of a family who leave Bethlehem during a famine for Moab. It’s a story about economic migrants. They settle in Moab and the sons marryContinue reading “We’re all in this together”

This Sunday we celebrate

2020  hasn’t been a great year has it?  Most of us would like to be able to reset the clock to December 31st and start again. So we may not feel like sharing in the usual celebrations.  This is made harder because the logistics make it impossible to celebrate as we would like to.  ThisContinue reading “This Sunday we celebrate”

Harvest Festival

It’s our annual Harvest Festival this weekend. Normally, we would be welcoming everyone to a packed Chapel building for a big service together and we would gather in collections of food. However, we are not in normal times. However, we still want to celebrate God’s goodness to us, have a sense of the whole churchContinue reading “Harvest Festival”