July 17, 2020

When I was in my early 20s, the church I was involved in got on board with an initiative called 'Back to Church Sunday'. I can't remember if it was a Church of England initiative or a cross-denominational one. But the idea was simple: for those who have stopped coming...

July 2, 2020

We're excited to be able to meet back together again as a church family! Our services are going to be safe and hugely positive for all who get involved. We'll be running short All-Age services, and here are some thoughts on how to approach them positively and get the m...

June 8, 2020

The death of Geroge Floyd during an arrest in Minneapolis on May 25 has sparked worldwide outrage. Protests even reached sleepy Henley-on-Thames this week. In a world already reeling from Covid-19, suffering inflicted by human beings upon other human beings for nothing...

May 29, 2020

Dominic Cummings has sparked national outcry as a result of his trip to Durham during lockdown. This has included strongly worded rebukes from several leading church of England bishops. Many have made significant sacrifices in obedience to government regulations, and t...

April 17, 2020

Sitting in my study I have 2 boxes full of flyers looking like this:

Little did we know that when 19th April came around we wouldn't even be able to move out of our homes! Proverbs 19:21 states: 

“Many are the plans in a person’s heart,

    but it is the Lord’s purpose th...

March 4, 2020

“You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day, nor the pestilence that stalks in the darkness, nor the plague that destroys at midday”

 Psalm 91:5-6

For all of our medical advances, pestilence and plague continue to stalk our world, bringing fea...

January 9, 2020

The Bible uses a lovely phrase - sharing life. That’s what our Life Groups are about: meeting others from church regularly in a smaller group (usually 8-15) to get to know each other, pray for each other and learn together from the Bible.

What is the purpose of our Life...

January 2, 2020

The start of a new year (a new decade!), is a great opportunity to ask ‘how will I make sure I keep growing as a Christian over the coming year?’ Here is what Paul says to the Philippian church, ‘I am convinced that I will remain alive so I can continue to help all of...