Events and services for week beginning 11th May

Events and services for week beginning 11th May

Details of events this week are below: all are welcome! Please pass these invitations on to anyone who you think might be interested.   1) Wednesday evening catch-up Time to chat May 13, 2020 07:00 PM London 2) Friday Morning Prayer, 9.00 am May 15, 2020 09:00 AM London Service at https://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/join-us-in-daily-prayer/morning-prayer-contemporary-friday-15-may-2020 3) Friday night prayer May […]

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Thought for the week – 10th May

Just in time, the news came through; we would be allowed into churches to ring the bells for VE day. Only one person of course, so no opportunity for chime ringing, but as we only have two bells in Billingsley church, that was enough. So at 2.55pm I was in our church and rang our […]

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Events and services for week beginning 4th May

Events and services for week beginning 4th May

Dear All, Details of events this week are below: all are welcome! Please pass these invitations on to anyone who you think might be interested. 1) Wednesday evening catch-up Time to chat Time: May 6, 2020 07:00 PM London   2) Friday Morning Prayer, 9.00am May 8, 2020 09:00 AM London 3) Friday night prayer May […]

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Caring for God’s Acre at St Mary’s

I took this picture on Friday in Billingsley churchyard. Our churchyard has benefitted from the attentions of the Caring for God’s Acre team. These are a group of volunteers who will come a couple of times a year to manage churchyards to encourage wildlife. Churchyards such as ours have existed for around a thousand years […]

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Services and events for week beginning Monday 27th April

Details of events this week are below: all are welcome! Please pass these invitations on to anyone who you think might be interested.   1) Wednesday evening catch-up Wednesday chat Time: Apr 29, 2020 07:00 PM London Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87370590433?pwd=aDBDYXN1NkpUNG1FeVlna1FuT0o5Zz09 Meeting ID: 873 7059 0433 Password: 018189   2) Friday Morning Prayer, 9.00am May […]

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Thought for the week – 27th April

The thought for the week from David …   During the lock-down, I’ve been struck by how so many people are becoming more aware of the natural world around them. Today I was told of how a parishioner has just discovered a partridge nest in her garden. Another was forced to give way on her […]

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Events and services for week beginning 20th April

Events and services for week beginning 20th April

Dear All, Details of events this week are below: all are welcome! Please pass these invitations on to anyone who you think might be interested.   1) Wednesday evening catch-up Time: Apr 22, 2020 07:00 PM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/99535698130?pwd=QTBSL1VHWXlwbWFxdytHNkxtYXZqZz09   Meeting ID: 995 3569 8130 Password: 025543       2) Friday night […]

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More infectious than the virus…

  More infectious than the virus…. This post is shamelessly inspired by a recent “Thought for the Day” on Radio 4 by the Rev Dr Sam Wells, one of the deeper thinkers in the Church today. He talks about the power of touch, physical touch which is of course is now so difficult and “virtual” […]

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When I needed a neighbour

I’ve been really impressed by so many people in and around Billingsley who are looking out for others, whether that is via the group organised by the parish council and the church, through an informal network or just keeping in touch with a neighbour. Jesus had a lot to say about loving each other and this […]

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