Welcome

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We aim to be a seven days a week church with something for you whether you’re looking for company and friendship, a quiet place for reflection, or want to find out more about God’s love.

There’s a variety of activities and we’re sure that you’ll find something that suits you.

Notes:

  • Busy Bees resumes on Monday 5th September. See: Busy Bees.
  • While we’re without a parish priest, please direct questions that you would have asked Rev. Derek Chandler to our church warden David Howell: [email protected].
  • You’re welcome to join us at any or all of our services, either at the church or online. For details, see worship.

What’s special about St Barnabas?

  • We’re friendly — welcoming everyone with a smile.
  • Our door is open to everyone whatever their age or background.
  • We’re part of the community offering friendship and refreshment to all, as well as supporting local charities and hosting the meetings of local groups.
  • We hold out hope in an uncertain world and encourage questions on life’s big issues.
  • We have a variety of services to suit or challenge everyone.

From our Facebook page

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Dear Lord, You love me warts and all. Thats amazing. But whats most amazing is that the Savior of the world would desire a few minutes with me this morning. Lord, help me to forever remember what a gift it is to sit with You like this. Amen.
Countdown of the St Barnabas top 10, our favourite hymn is I the Lord of sea and sky.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04pdcnz
Countdown of the St Barnabas top 10.
At number 2 is Be still for the presence of the Lord.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03plb0l

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This is my favorite hymn 🙏

Countdown of the St Barnabas top 10.
At number 4 is In Christ alone, my hope is found.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p053f2cc
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Countdown of the St Barnabas top 10.
At number 5 is Make me a channel of your peace, based on the prayer of saint Francis.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WbdhSjgKYc

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Oh good! That was in my top 5!!!

Beautiful just Beautiful

Countdown of the St Barnabas top 10.
At number 7 is A new commandment.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4kzb9dR0cU
Dear Lord  when we are tempted to pick and choose our table companions, Lord, forgive our judgmental attitudes and help us to find room at life’s table for all, marvelling that even we ourselves are among the guests. Amen.
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Who was Barnabas?

Barnabas lived at the same time as Jesus and during the life of the early Christian Church he became instrumental in the spreading of the Christian gospel throughout the Mediterranean.  His name means ‘encourager’. Encouragement forms an integral part of our church community at the crossroads in Emmer Green.

Like Barnabas we want to encourage and support you. Also like Barnabas we believe we have a message we want to share with you, the good news of the gospel which opens up a whole new way of life.