In a blisteringly hot week we can look forward to the final BBQ of the summer season which will be hosted by ‘The Gathering’ (one of the Minster communities) and will be Hawaiian themed! There will be food available after the service and no-one needs to rush away. We will also have the produce from the […]

He Humbled Himself…

C.S.Lewis Comments in “Mere Christianity” that “a proud man is always looking down on things and people”, and comments that “as long as you are proud, you cannot know God.” In 2 Chronicles, 33:12-13, we are shown the story of a man who was humbled before God: “In his distress, he sought the favor of […]

Inviting the Extraordinary God into the Ordinary

Acts 3:6 But Peter said: “I have no silver or gold, but what I have I give you; in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, stand up and walk.” “I don’t want to go!” The defiant reply of a 12-year-old boy being invited to his first Christian festival. “It will be boring! Everyone will […]

Eager Hospitality

Romans 12:13 “Seek to show hospitality”. My father was a carpenter and growing up I was always fascinated by the work he was doing. He would set about measuring, cutting and hammering and turn basic materials into something of purpose and function. I was fascinated and could always be found trying to imitate his work. […]