Monthly Archives: September 2014

As You Prepare For Harvest…

http://www.cuf.org.uk/harvest  In Biblical times, Harvest was a time of community celebration and thankfulness to God for the harvest. The Church Urban Fund have produced church resources to remember the concept of gleaning and how we can make provision for the poor … Continue reading

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Songs of Praise

For the last 12 years or so we’ve been running a monthly ‘Songs of Praise’ service at 2.30pm on the fourth Weds of the month. It’s a simple ‘hymn sandwich’ service with a short message and lots of favourite hymns, … Continue reading

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Toddler Praise service

Our baby and toddler group is a proper toddler praise service each Sunday – they get very cross if anyone uses the word ‘creche’! They have a puppet/toy story from the Bible, songs, a prayer, games, toys and crafts. In … Continue reading

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New website

We redesigned our website last year using 360 Creative, who use the Church 123 system. It’s incredibly easy to use from the ‘back end’ and Pete at 360 was a pleasure to deal with. Well worth the time, energy and … Continue reading

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Free Youth and Children’s Games APP

A free app is on offer from the Youth and Children’s Department of Down and Dromore Diocese Church of Ireland. They say .. “If you have ever been a leader with a group of children or young people, or even … Continue reading

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‘Being Church Doing Life by Michael Moynagh

‘Being Church Doing Life’ Michael Moynagh, 352pp (Monarch, 2014) This book shows how everyone can be engaged in witnessing mission. Simple witnessing communities can be started anywhere Christians spend much of their time; in the workplace, local community or leisure … Continue reading

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Reflection on Modern Technology

I saw the latest Ikea advert (commercial content) and it got me thinking. What do we take for granted? How do we communicate with those we are trying to reach with the Good News we live by? Are we sometimes … Continue reading

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