Entering the Tomb of Tutankhamun – 16th February 1923

On this day one hundred years ago, the archaeologist Howard Carter broke the seal on the tomb of Tutankhamun.  When he and the Earl of Carnarvon had peered through a small hole in November 1922 Carter had described seeing ‘wonderful things’, as indeed they turned out to be.  Such treasures, laid up with the mummy … Continue reading Entering the Tomb of Tutankhamun – 16th February 1923

Family Fun February 2023

CROSSWORD Have a go at our February 2023 crossword! Crossword-2023-February MOUSE MAKES Follow Mouse Makes and his adventures through the Bible! Mouse-Makes-Jesus-Special-Meal Artwork-Mice-with-valentine-balloons SMILE LINES Giving up for Lent At the end of the pre-Lent sermon, the vicar suggested, as an example to the rest of the community, that the congregation should worship in an … Continue reading Family Fun February 2023

January 2023

Reflections from the Pew ‘A cold coming we had of it. Just the worst time of the year. For a journey and such a long journey.’ (Journey of the Magi, T.S. Eliot). In this poem, T.S. Eliot imagines the journey of the Magi to worship Jesus, as told in Matthew 2. This story is at … Continue reading January 2023