So where do YOU fit in?

Come to St George’s in October and November, and we hope to help you find out! From Monday 22 October, we are delighted to be hosting Your SHAPE for God’s service – six weekly meetings in a small informal group to help you work out your special gifts and how you can use them best … [Read more…]

Growing Together with Jesus

There’s a new monthly date for your diaries from September at St George’s. It’s called Meeting Point: Growing Together with Jesus and, as usual, everyone is welcome to come and share their journey with us. It will be held on the third Sunday of every month at 6.30pm from Sunday 16 September. Save the date … [Read more…]

Campaigns Roadshow comes to Kendal

churches together

Churches Together in Cumbria are coming to Kendal Parish Church next month to share the work they have been doing in recent years campaigning on environmental issues with churches right across Cumbria. Come along with your ideas for new initiatives or to learn how to take green campaigns forward in your local community. The meeting … [Read more…]

What is Human? Teaching Day announced

what is human

This year’s Bishop’s Teaching Day theme has just been announced, and the event will take place in 4 locations in the diocese over the autumn, coming to St Thomas’s Kendal on Saturday 3 November. ‘What is Human?’ is part of our ‘God for All’ programme. Previous days have looked at the Gospel, The Bible, Prayer, Mission, … [Read more…]

Tips for a relaxing August

God's Maze to help a relaxing august

The cover of this month’s Parish News features God’s guidance through life’s maze, in hope for a relaxing August. We all know that life can be stressful at times, so inside you’ll find information about 2 stress-busters: knitting and adult colouring! Plus, you can relax while you read what our amazing Brownies have been up to. … [Read more…]

Church hosts a folk legend

Folk Legend Roy Bailey

This Saturday, St George’s welcomed 83-year old folk legend, Roy Bailey, and his touring partner Marc Block, at the first ever fundraising concert for the Kendal Winter Shelter. Over 100 keen fans gave Roy a standing ovation at the end of his marathon two-hour set, full of heart-warming songs about standing by our fellow human … [Read more…]

Latest packed Parish News published

parish news cover

Another excellent issue of Parish News from our Editor, Pam, just back from her holidays, has just been published ready for picking up in paper form at the back of church or reading online by clicking on the link below. This month’s magazine draws our attention to Sea Sunday and the feast day of Mary Magdalene which … [Read more…]

Close Encounters

Surveying the readings for Trinity Sunday for what they teach us about the nature of God, in his sermon last Sunday Andrew Knowles concluded that God desires ‘above all other things’ that we should encounter him closely, in a way that touches every aspect of our lives to live out his compassion in the world, to say … [Read more…]