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30th June – 9.30 – Moving in step with the Spirit

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Collect for Trinity 2: Lord, you have taught us that all our doings without love are nothing worth: send your Holy Spirit and pour into our hearts that most excellent gift of love, the true bond of peace and of all virtues, without which whoever lives is counted dead before you. Grant this for your […]

23rd June – 9.30 – Growing up in Faith

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Additional Collect for Trinity 1: God of truth, help us to keep your law of love and to walk in ways of wisdom, that we may find true life in Jesus Christ your Son. Amen.   Bible Readings: Galatians 3.23-29; Luke 8.26-39

16th June – 10am Joint Service – Trinity Sunday

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Additional Collect for Trinity Sunday: Holy God, faithful and unchanging: enlarge our minds with the knowledge of your truth, and draw us more deeply into the mystery of your love, that we may truly worship you, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.   Bible Reading: John 16.12-15

9th June – 9.30 Pentecost – the Spirit of Truth

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Collect for Pentecost Sunday: Holy Spirit, sent by the Father, ignite in us your holy fire; strengthen your children with the gift of faith, revive your Church with the breath of love, and renew the face of the earth, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Bible Readings: Acts 2.1-21; John 14.8-17  

May 12th – 9.30 – God, the carrot and a call.

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Collect for Easter 3: Risen Christ, faithful shepherd of your Father’s sheep: teach us to hear your voice and to follow your command, that all your people may be gathered into one flock, to the glory of God the Father. Amen. Bible Readings: Acts 9.36-43; John 10.22-30

May 5th – 9.30 – Do you love me?

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Collect for Easter 3: Risen Christ, you filled your disciples with boldness and fresh hope: strengthen us to proclaim your risen life and fill us with your peace, to the glory of God the Father. Amen

April 28th – 9.30 – ‘Peace be with you’

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Collect for Second Sunday of Easter: Risen Christ, for whom no door is locked, no entrance barred: open the doors of our hearts, that we may seek the good of others and walk the joyful road of sacrifice and peace, to the praise of God the Father.  Amen. Bible Reading:    Acts 5.27-32; John 20.19-31

April 21st – Easter Day – Evensong

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Collect: God of glory, by the raising of your Son you have broken the chains of death and hell: fill your Church with faith and hope; for a new day has dawned and the way to life stands open in our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen Bible Readings: 1 Corinthians 15.19-26; Luke 24.1-12

April 21st – Easter Sunday – 10am All-Age

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Collect: God of glory, by the raising of your Son you have broken the chains of death and hell: fill your Church with faith and hope; for a new day has dawned and the way to life stands open in our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen Bible Reading: Luke 24.1-12