Pancake Day Party

Last year’s was such a success, that we thought we would repeat the Pancake Party again this year. Why not come along between 10.00am and 12 noon and enjoy the amazing pancakes which were a sell-out last year! Just pop in for coffee and a chat and the only thing

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The Lonely Mother

One nearby congregation has erected a wonderful display outside their church – right on a street corner. Two life-like and nearly life-size figures representing Mary and Joseph sit beside the manger where the newborn Jesus is laid. Lots of people have commented on how attractive it is, and how much

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Food and Film Night

We did the usual thing with crackers, party hats and jokes with a marvellous spread of food, where we able to chat to one another and just enjoy one anothers company. After we had eaten, the children played pass the parcel while the adults talked some more over coffee and

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Posada

This year it has been quite different. Two large figures of Mary and Joseph have been placed outside church, with a manger… all set within a stable, illuminated with lights and adorned with angels, which have been carefully decorated by children from a local primary school. Set on a prominent

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Advent Coffee Morning

It was lovely to see so many people in good spirits despite the unpleasant weather outside and we felt very blessed to be able to open our doors and welcome people into our church and chat with them while helping worthwhile causes at the same time.

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Coffee and cake will be served throughout and we hope you will come and join us and help raise some money for this very worthwhile cause. Everyone knows someone who has been affected by the disease and our support can make a big difference to the care patients receive. Comer

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Praying with Children

Thee session will include exploring spiritual styles and how children connect with God as well as looking at ‘What is prayer? There will be practical resource ideas and a time to network with other children and young peoples workers. Held at Knaresborough United Reformed Church on Monday 8 October from

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Musings from the Manse – September

Twelve months ago just as we were saying our goodbyes in Liverpool and packing to move here I wrote in my first musing reflecting on Paul’s words ‘Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, giving thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.’[1 Thessalonians

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Musings from the Manse – August

In 2008 I completed my four years ministerial training at Northern College, gaining an honours degree in Contextual Theology. The degree course was academic and very practical and it encouraged me to look for God everywhere [a theme I continually come back to] and hence see the Gospel message in

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Holiday Club 2018

We will be exploring the early chapters of Daniel and learning how Daniel and his friends stood up for their faith in a foreign land, despite the opposition and how God was faithful to them. Children at the club will encounter a God who is wise, powerful, mighty and above

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