Praying for discernment

Across the churches of the Beacon Team we are all called to pray for those who are selecting a new Incumbent for our Mission Community and its Parishes, as Canon Nigel Davies moves on to a new challenge in Salisbury after Easter. If you would like to pray with us for this process, or for … [Read more…]

A prayer for snowdrop time

As the snowdrops seem to be bursting out all over Cumbria at the moment we thought it might be time to put a new prayer on our prayer page to capture the hope and the joy they bring on these still-dark days. Click here to visit our prayer page.

Prayers before Brexit

Kendal Parish Church has invited all Christians in Kendal and around to come together to pray for our political leaders on the evening before the UK leaves the EU. Prayers will take place at 7.30pm on Thursday 30 January in the Bellingham Chapel. Click here to download, read, print or share the flyer for the … [Read more…]

So how did you do?

The February edition of our parish magazine is now out and packed with interesting things to read for young and old as usual. (If you’re inspired to write something yourself – please do email our hardworking editor, Pam, with your articles or ideas.) Bishop Emma Ineson launched our Beacon Mission Community on Advent Sunday 2019 … [Read more…]

In the mood for Autumn

The nights are beginning to draw in and there’s an autumnal feel to this month’s edition of our parish magazine with its Harvest theme. You’ll also find details of church and community events to attend and volunteering opportunities. Click here to read the magazine online or download it for printing off at home – or just pop … [Read more…]

Food for thought for Autumn

In this month’s Parish News discover the story behind the hymn voted the UK’s favourite by the BBC’s ‘Songs of Praise’ programme. We also see the return of a couple of our own magazine favourites: Castaway and Book Review… as well two new features which we hope will become regulars! Many thanks to all our … [Read more…]