Prayer for Christian Unity

Christian Unity

This week’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity runs from 18 January to 25 January. The theme is ‘That All May be Free’. So that you can share in prayer going on through Britain and Ireland this week, we have put a special prayer for Christian Unity onto our Prayer Space page here. Churches Together … [Read more…]

New-style Lent Group for 2018

Lent Group

The details of this year’s Lent Group at St George’s have just been announced, entitled The Bible – A Love Story and led by Maureen Stevens. Choose from Wednesdays evenings from 14 February or Thursday afternoons from 15 February to come and explore the story of God’s relationship with us. Anyone who would like to join … [Read more…]

Make a little time in Advent

Advent is such a hectic time but such an important time for preparation and prayer, too. We’ve just posted a short Prayer into our Prayer Space on this website. Perhaps you could use it every day in December to help you take a moment to breathe, wait for God and remember what all the fuss … [Read more…]

From commemoration to celebration

There’s a change from the more usual nativity image on the cover of our Dec/Jan magazine. Preparing this edition shortly after Remembrance Sunday and reflecting on that last Christmas of WW1 influenced the choice. Inside you’ll find information about the book ‘A Life In Letters’ which Andrew Knowles used as a focus at our Remembrance Service. … [Read more…]

Lots of training coming up next Spring

CCL training course

Cumbria Christian Learning have just published their programme of training for Spring 2018 and it’s designed to offer something for everyone, wherever they are on their spiritual journeys, including workshops on topics as diverse as Social Media Training for churches to Developing Quality Relationships from a Christian perspective. Some sessions are in Kendal and others … [Read more…]

Time to remember

This month’s magazine has reflections for Remembrance Day as well as anticipating the approach of the winter months. Click the link to read our magazine online or download it for printing. Parish News November 2017