On Friday 12th May we held a very successful and enjoyable Auction of Promises by the kind generosity of Sarah and Ed Neish at Old Park Farm. We were raising money to fund Anna Chaplaincy and Youth Work in the Parish. We raised in excess of £3000 – well done to everyone!
The June Edition of Live the Mission is available by clicking the link below. It is full of interesting Diocesan good news stories. http://www.winchester.anglican.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/June-17-Live-the-Mission.pdf
We have just heard that the Sponsored Walk in aid of The Alton Anna Chaplaincy raised an amazing £2457. Congratulations to all the participants and especially to Kate Dando for so brilliantly organising it all.
Liz George wrote this for Alton Methodist Church and we held a service at St Lawrence Church to mark Pray for Schools Week. At the end is also a link to a prayer diary which you might like to use. “Make Jesus known” is the theme for this year’s Pray for Schools fortnight which will take […]
As is our custom on the 5th Sunday of the month we took a collection to support our brothers and sisters in Karamoja. I am pleased to say we raised £511.70. The Deanery Karamoja Link Committee are really very grateful to the people of the Parish of the Resurrection.
The Circuit is pleased to announce that, after visiting the Circuit last weekend, Rev Philip Simpkins has accepted an invitation to join the Circuit staff team next summer. Philip will have particular pastoral responsibility for the churches at Alton, Hale and Rowledge. Philip and his wife Angela are currently living between Bristol and Bath where Philip […]
Many of you will know that at the beginning of January I went on a ‘retreat’ to Auschwitz-Birkenau with other clergy and The Archbishop of Canterbury. We were all invited to write a reflection and I share mine with you here. Reflection – Auschwitz Birkenau, January 2017 You may well here more from me in […]