Posts from August 2017

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Historic Church – Ride & Stride

by Admin

Tim will report on the day  in more detail soon but just to say he and I  visited 25 churches yesterday and others walked and cycled to a good number – thanks to all our sponsors – we will be in touch!   John

GAP Travelling Meal – Afternoon Tea at Alton Methodist Church

by Admin

A fine spread awaited those who came to the GAP afternoon tea at the Methodist Church on 29th July — sandwiches, cakes, scones, meringue and cup cakes…….. along with a plentiful supply of tea. It was a very sociable and well supported occasion with people from the different GAP churches chatting together. At the end […]

Post Communion Prayer, 8th Sunday of Trinity

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After yesterday morning’s communion service at St Lawrence Church I was asked to publish the post communion prayer that I used – it is a particularly beautiful one.  Perhaps it is one to be used more often.  It is the set post communion prayer for the 8th Sunday of Trinity. Andrew Strengthen for service, Lord, […]

Alton Town Pastor – volunteers

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Alton Town Pastors needs volunteers! This valuable ministry provided by the Christian Churches has made a significant impact on the peace of the town on Friday and Saturday evenings, and the Police and local authorities agree. However, several of our Pastors have moved away and the team is struggling to fill the rota. This is […]