This year our service for the World Day of Prayer will take place via Zoom. on Friday 5th March. It is entitled “Build on a Strong Foundation” and has been prepared by members of the different denominations and islands of Vanuatu. Vanuatu is in the South Pacific tropical cyclone zone and Cyclone Pam caused great … Read more
WHORLTON BENEFICE LENT FORUM 2021 ‘Living in Love and Faith sets out to inspire people to think more deeply about what it means to be human and to live in love and faith with one another. It tackles the tough questions and the divisions among Christians about what it means to be holy in a … Read more
Our new quiz is Missing Vowels. There is a £30 cash prize for whoever gets the most right! Suggested minimum donation of £3 to enter. Answers need to be in by 11.59pm 12th March 2021 and we’ll post the winner and answers shortly after that. To enter, simply go to http://bit.ly/HRQuizDonate and then forward your receipt and … Read more
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The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity runs from 18th – 25th January 2021. This is ecumenical and we will be having Zoom services at 9.30am on Monday 18th, Wednesday 20th and Friday 22nd January. For 18th January, the Meeting ID is: 886 8319 7863 Passcode: 180121 Log in details for the remaining sessions will … Read more
A HUGE THANK YOU To all who made a Reverse Advent Calendar The boxes were delivered to Middlesbrough Foodbank who were extremely grateful. Rest assured, your gifts will help make Christmas a little easier for so many people.
This is the second of our Advent Reflections, and is led by Su Reid on the subject of Prayer. Advent Reflection – Session 2: Prayer
Our final quiz of the year is here – we have 50 Christmas / winter themed Dingbat* puzzles for you to solve. Be warned that some of them are quite fiendish, but get your thinking caps on and see how many you can solve. Entries need to be submitted before 23:59:59 on Boxing Day (December … Read more
Due to COVID restrictions we have introduced a bookings system for the main Christmas Services. Christmas Eve Services of Holy Communion at 6.00pm and at 10.00pm Christmas Day Service of Holy Communion at 9.30am. To book for any of these services please telephone 01642 701355 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We cannot hold our annual Village Carol Service in Church this year, so we are moving outside, with a service of Carols on the Green. This will be on Wednesday 16th December at 6.00pm. Come along and join in singing well known carols, (music and amplification provided) perhaps bring a flask of mulled wine and … Read more