A Pilgrimage Through Lent – 2023

Lent began on Ash Wednesday, 22nd February (the first of the 40 days, excluding Sundays, leading up to Easter Sunday and the Resurrection).   At a quiet evening service in Ss. Simon & Jude Church, Cockshutt, pared of all ornamentation and flowers, we celebrated Holy Communion, having had our foreheads marked with an ash cross accompanied … Continue reading A Pilgrimage Through Lent – 2023

Not the Vicar’s Letter – April 2023

During Lent we have joined together with the Methodist Chapel to work through a Lent course. We have used one suggested by the diocese which I could photocopy for the participants – (paid for one and permission to copy). It was called “A Search for Peace” – five bible studies by John Birch.  I thought … Continue reading Not the Vicar’s Letter – April 2023

The Search for Peace

Lent Meditations - 2023 In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety. (Psalm 4:8) Yesterday was the final gathering of our 2023 five-week course of meditations for Lent, which was held at Welshampton Methodist Chapel and led by Rev. Anne. During this season of Lent, the … Continue reading The Search for Peace