“We are fools because of the Messiah, but you are wise in the Messiah! We are weak, but you are strong! You are celebrated, we are nobodies!” 1 Corinthians 4:10 (New Testament for Everyone) There is an interesting coincidence this year, that Easter Day and April Fool’s Day fall on the same Sunday. The origins […]
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The latest group of Street Pastors are to be commissioned in a special service being held at St Ann’s Church on Friday 20th April at 7pm. Representatives from the Council and the Police will join members of the Churches of St Helens as we welcome these volunteers following their rigorous training. Everybody is welcome to […]
Out with the old… “Thus, if anyone is in the Messiah, there is a new creation! Old things have gone, and look – everything has become new!” 2 Corinthians 5:17 (New Testament for Everyone) Happy New Year! There is always something exciting about a new thing, don’t you think? New cars, new homes, new babies, […]
Platform 2 will be taking a Christmas break – there will be no Platform 2 on Christmas Eve, and the next session will be on January 14th 2018.
Of Dogs and Snowmen As I sit writing this on December 1st – and we have not yet started Advent, that begins on Sunday – the weather is cold, and it certainly feels like the end of the year. 2017 is one of those odd years when Advent is actually very short, being just 3 […]
You can download the weekly pew sheet (notice sheet) containing the upcoming events in and around church, along with Bible readings for daily use, here
The Most Wonderful Time? No, don’t worry, I’m not going all ‘C-word’ already! Next month we will think about that. However, November does generally see the temperature begin to rise, both in terms of our own preparations for the ‘big day’ and, inevitably, among those who object to either ‘C-word’ at all, or the talk […]
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. […]