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Paul the apostle of Christ

SATURDAY 25 JANUARY at 2 pm the movie PAUL THE APOSTLE OF CHIST will be shown in church. 15 rating, 1.45 hr. duration. FREE and all welcome. See a short Youtube interview with the actors and technicians who made the … Continue reading

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Alpha course January 2020

An Alpha Course will be run in St Anne’s church, a member of our Mission & Ministry Partnership group of churches. Alpha is aimed at those who wish to explore Christianity in an unpressured, informal and friendly setting. The course … Continue reading

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Rector’s Christmas broadcast on Colne Radio

Revd Erwin Lammens has recorded a short Christmas Message to be broadcast on our local radio station Colne Radio, on Christmas Day at 9 am and 12 noon. You can catch it on line at https://colneradio.com/ or listen on your … Continue reading

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Crib service

We’re all set for the Crib service at 4.30 pm this afternoon and hope that many children will be there to help put the figures of the shepherds and their sheep in the Christmas stable – and the donkey, and … Continue reading

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Panoramic view of Carols on the Quay

Thanks to Lucy Crocker, who sent in this wide view of a very well attended event.

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Bishop’s move

Sharing this bitter-sweet news that was released this morning. Watch Bishop @CottrellStephen speak about his appointment as the next Archbishop of York #ABY98: https://t.co/1jthPxSgWi pic.twitter.com/jgGNV9Vple — The Church of England (@churchofengland) December 17, 2019

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Quay Carols Angel host

GLORY TO THE NEWBORN KING. That’s the acclamation neatly lettered on the trumpet of each of the 400 angels that will be given out as Advent gifts to the town’s carol singers on The Quay. An industrious group of people … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar on line

Biola University’s Center for Christianity, Culture and the Arts (CCCA) has just opened its online Advent project for 2019. This is a free resource, made available to the whole world. Biola University is a Christian university in California. The Advent … Continue reading

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St Nicholas arrives in Wivenhoe

St Nicholas will arrive by boat at Wivenhoe Quay today at 2 pm. He will then process to St Mary’s for his official welcome and speak to all the children. And as usual, his helpers will bring a sackful of … Continue reading

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Dr Paula Gooder talks about the Christmas stories

One of the blessings of social media is that geography no longer needs to limit our participation in events. On Wednesday evening 27 November, Dr Paula Gooder spoke to an audience in St Paul’s cathedral, unraveling some of what the … Continue reading

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