A new month and a new magazine!

In this month’s magazine we welcome news of our new Priest-in-Charge and the resumption of Sunday services in church. We look at the poignant story behind one of the nation’s favourite hymns and celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers’ journey. Continuing with the sea theme, Rev Jean Radley is this month’s Castaway. Click … [Read more…]

Order of service for Trinity 4

The Beacon Team email order of service for the Fifth Sunday after Trinity, including the text of all the readings in full, a short homily (on the text ‘Come unto me, all you who labour, and are overburdened, and I will give you rest’) and opening and closing hymns, is now available. Click here to read … [Read more…]

Prayer for the week

This week’s poem is taken from the Northumbria Community’s Celtic Daily Prayer (Book 1). It’s a good one to use if you wish to pray for one particular individual and hold them in mind while saying each verse. May the Father of Life pour out his grace on you;may you feel his hand in everything … [Read more…]

Order of service for Trinity 4

The Beacon Team email order of service for the Fourth Sunday after Trinity, including the text of all the readings in full, a short homily (on the text ‘Come unto me, all you who labour, and are overburdened, and I will give you rest’) and opening and closing hymns, is now available. Click here to read … [Read more…]

Prayer for today

This week’s prayer for peace in all aspects of our lives comes from the Christian resources website, crosswalk.com, with a few modifications from Lucy. Almighty God, we thank you for our lives,We give you praise for your abundant mercy and gracePoured out upon us. We thank you for your faithfulness Even though we are not always … [Read more…]

Order of service for Trinity 3

The Beacon Team email order of service for the Third Sunday after Trinity, including the text of all the readings in full, a short homily and opening and closing hymns, is now available. Click here to read or download it, or visit our Worship page to sign up to receive these sheets every week by email … [Read more…]