Our next ‘Praise’ service will be held on Sunday 15th October, and we will be celebrating Harvest. As part of this theme, we are inviting people to bring donations for St Helens Foodbank. Priorities for Foodbank at the moment are : Juice Tinned Tomatoes Tinned Vegetables Sugar Cereal Tinned Potatoes Instant Mash Jam Tinned Fruit […]
Joining the Party “Truly I tell you, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven. Again, truly I tell you, if two of you agree on earth about anything you ask, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven. […]
Mutual Support “Therefore, I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat, or about your body, what you will wear. For life is more than food, and the body more than clothing. Consider the birds: they neither sow nor reap, they have neither storehouse nor barn, and yet God feeds them. […]
Stanley Bear is on holiday at St James’ Church over the summer!
Icons and Heroes The death last year of Alan Rickman meant the loss to the entertainment industry of one of its finest and most versatile modern actors. From roles such as the Sheriff of Nottingham in the otherwise awful ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’ (“Locksley, Iâ€™m going to cut your heart out with a spoon!”), […]
This week Stanley Bear Club said goodbye to 10 members moving on to Big School. Good luck in the future from all your friends. It was also party time with food and games, the farmers in the den, musical bumps and old MacDonald’s farm. What a lot of folk there were to join us! Starting […]
Our annual ‘bring and share’ parish picnic takes place on Sunday 2nd July, following All-Age Worship. We are being hosted once again this year by Tower College, and all are welcome to attend. There will be a bouncy castle for the younger ones, and plenty of food and good company for all. Tower College is […]
Due a lack of participating homes, this year’s ‘Garden Trail’ event, scheduled for the weekend of 15th & 16th July, has had to be cancelled.
Ballots and Bombs We live in an uncertain world and, tragically, it always has been. The events of the night of Monday 22nd May 2017, at which 22 mainly young people were killed after watching an Ariane Grande concert, will be fresh in the minds of many. Coming as it did in the middle of […]
Well, despite the horrible weather, and an official cancellation, around 30 kind volunteers turned out on Saturday 10th June to help clean and tidy the church – inside and out! Fortified with bacon butties, an excellent day’s work was undertaken!