This booklet is intended as a resource for us to be able to continue to worship together each Sunday. This service book marks the end of my first year as yourvicar, and an entire year of lockdown, loss and disruption to our lives.There is much about this season for us ...
St John the Baptist church is the home of the Church of England in the parish of Farrington Gurney. We have a small and welcoming community, made up both of village people and those who travel specially to worship in this beautiful and friendly church.
We occasionally hold informal cafe style services, which are particularly attractive for family members of all generations to attend together. We occasionally hold informal cafe style services, which are particularly attractive for family members of all generations to attend together.
Holy Trinity is the historic Anglican church in the parish of Paulton. An active church at the Northern end of Paulton, opposite the new Barratt’s estate. We offer a arm welcome to all, whether you are new to the area, just visiting or exploring your faith.
Always a popular event, join us in the churchyard for a plant sale. A wide variety of flowers and vegetables are on offer. Choose from seedlings or more mature plants.
As we continue to worship and look forward to the reopening of our churches please take the time to make full use of the resources that we have available.
Our current journey towards Pentecost is one of understanding the relationship between the Bible,
Thanks for joining us for the services last week. We are starting to dig into our series on understanding Jesus. The discussion groups resume this week and I would encourage you all,
There is a new service book available to download HERE. Please make sure you share the service book with those who can’t access the online.
An online book of condolence has been opened by the Church of England for His Royal Highness, Prince Philip.
Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday, which may also be known as Passion Sunday. Traditionally, Palm Sunday commemorates the Triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem was noted by the crowds present who shouted praises and waved palm branches as they thought of him as potential leader to restore the fortunes of the Jews.
It will be Palm Sunday this Sunday and we will begin our Holy Week in Lockdown.
I have prepared a set of family friendly resources that you can use to mark each day of Holy Week and prepare for Easter.
We are approaching the end of Lent and moving into Holy Week. We have made the decision as a Benefice to remain online with our services over Easter and begin to open our churches in line with the national timetable.