February 28, 2020

We have been asked, “Who are you?”, “What do you knit?”, “What do you do with all the knitting?”.  Well, here we go to answer your questions.

Creative Friends is a wonderful group of ladies who meet on the second Saturday of every month.  They are all gifted in so many...

February 7, 2020

Firstly, a very belated best wishes and prayers for you all for 2020.

Secondly, a huge thank you to all those of you who have participated in our Sunday services during January – what a blessed and exciting month!

We started on Sunday 5th with Prayer as we thought what...

December 13, 2019

Happy New Year 2020

We are back if you hadn’t noticed! 

I’ve been asked to write the blog this month so thought I would tell you something very exciting about my new role. Well it will be when I know what that is!!

My new title is something like Children and Family Outrea...

November 15, 2019

Clear lots of ground for your tents’

Make your tents large. Spread out!

Think Big – Use plenty of rope, drive the tent pegs deep.

You are going to need lots of elbow room for your growing family.

You are going to take over whole nations; you are going to resettle abandone...

September 25, 2019

Part I

My name is Anina and as of the start of the summer, I have been working with St Mark’s Church as your Curate. I am often being asked these starter questions, so here it all is in one go:

How are you finding it so far? “Wow! / Amazing / varied / a privilege…. it st...

August 30, 2019

Dear all,

When I first arrived at St Mark’s 6 years ago, one of the first things I did in my new role as the Youth Minister was hold a ‘Parents Evening’. An opportunity for parents to feed into the vision for the youth work for the next season and share their thoughts...

June 12, 2019

 ‘I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full’ (John 10:10)

As I sit at my desk and look out of the window with the rain pouring down, I wonder what has happened to our seasons! I am then reminded of a prayer earlier this morning when we gathered to pra...

April 30, 2019

Hello all!

At the end of March a group of 19 youth, students and leaders from St Mark’s went away for the weekend to Min-y-Don Christian Adventure Centre. This is something we’ve done annually for the last 6 or so years and it is by far one of the best things we do. The...

March 27, 2019

In February I got the opportunity to visit the Holy Land on a pilgrimage with my college, St Mellitus. It was such an insightful learning experience for me and I would like to share one of the reflections I had whilst I was there.

Whilst walking around the ancient dusty...

February 27, 2019

How many of us today are worrying about what will happen to us after the end of the month? As March 29th approaches media reports constantly focus our attention inwards on ourselves and our own lives. However God calls us to look outwards whatever our own life may be l...

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