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Summer break: Seekers & Investigators

Dear Parents and Grandparents Sunday 16th July, is the last Seekers and Investigator’s session before the summer holidays.  We will be using Lego, play dough and paper to ‘transform’ into items which will then be used to demonstrate the theme … Continue reading

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Barnabas Children’s Bake Off!

St Barnabas Church Garden Party, Saturday 15th July, 1pm to 4pm Bake a cake or batch of cupcakes to be auctioned to raise money for the Education for Life Project in Kenya. 2 age groups – 9 years and under, … Continue reading

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General Election 2017: archbishops highlight the place of faith in British life

General Election 2017: archbishops highlight the place of faith in British life Faith has a central role to play in politics and this general election, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York said in a pastoral letter to the parishes and … Continue reading

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Info on an Evening with Bishop Stephen at St Laurence’s Church

Bishop Stephen is visiting the Deanery on Tuesday 13th June and would like to meet as many of you as possible. See poster below inviting everyone to have cake with him and giving the opportunity to ask questions and give … Continue reading

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Minutes of PCC meeting April 2017

Minutes of the PCC meeting held Tuesday 25 April 2017

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Cultural Change in the Church

“Setting God’s People Free” A Report from the Archbishops’ Council Focus of Report The report focuses on the 98% of the Church of England who are not ordained. It asks, will we empower and set them free for fruitful and … Continue reading

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Lent Film Club

The Lent Film Club took place on Thursday evenings at St Barnabas Church and Parish Centre in Emmer Green. Attendance varied, with about 14 participants on average. Each week we started with refreshments, before watching a film, after which we … Continue reading

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‘Seven Signposts to God’s Kingdom’ APCM Talk 2nd April 2017

Following the Annual Parochial Church meeting in St Barnabas Church a presentation was given by Derek entitled ‘Seven Signposts to God’s Kingdom’.  The talk focused on seven areas in which everyone should feel encouraged at what is happening at St … Continue reading

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PCC

APCM 2017 Agenda, Minutes and Reports final-1

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Minutes of the PCC Meeting 28 February 2017

Minutes of the PCC Meeting Feb 28th 2017 (For approval)

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