Got questions about life?

Got questions about life?

BEGIN THE GREATEST ADVENTURE – You’re invited! Alpha is a forum for investigating, challenging and hearing what Christians believe. Alpha is an opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith in a friendly, open and informal environment. No pressure. No follow up. No charge. A new look interactive Alpha course will be run from September 2018 at All Saints Centre (Upper Room) commencing with a taster evening at 7.45pm, Wednesday…Keep Reading

Presentation to Colin Maggs

Presentation to Colin Maggs

On Sunday 15th July 2018 at a joint service at North Stoke Church, Reader, Colin Maggs, was presented with an illuminated ‘address of thanks’ to mark his 40 years service to St. Martin’s, North Stoke. The address was presented by the preacher at the service, the Rt. Reverend Dr. Richard Fenwick, the former Bishop of St Helena. Colin Maggs and Bishop Richard are seen here at the lunch held after…Keep Reading

Slow Down

Slow Down

This is the sign that is often out during the summer at my favour campsite. Placed in the middle of the road so you have to drive round it as you come in. I don’t expect that Martin, the campsite owner, has any idea how significant it has become for me. The drive down takes a couple of hours and the roads get narrower and bumpier the closer you get….Keep Reading

Mark’s visit to ‘Love Weston Cafe’

Mark’s visit to ‘Love Weston Cafe’

Love Weston Cafe Every Friday Love Weston Cafe is open to the community for coffee, cakes and lunches. This week I had the opportunity to visit. Kathleen Paley and Shirley Ward who co-run the the cafe hosted me for the morning. As I arrived the place was buzzing. Parents and toddlers catching their breath after the school run. There was lively and welcoming conversation around larger shared tables. The coffee…Keep Reading

Safeguarding News July 2018

Download here In this issue: Cathedral Safeguarding Event, Parish Safeguarding Manual, Working in Partnership – NHS, Data Protection Act 2018, Retention of Safeguarding Records, Tips for E-bulk, Authorised Listeners

What’s On Magazine July to October 2018

What’s On Magazine July to October 2018

The latest ‘What’s On’ magazine, July to October 2018, is now available online. Download your copy – Click here

Growing you

Growing you

Growing You Over this term we are thinking about growing community. As part of that I would like you to start thinking about something. How do you grow? We can probably all remember back to school biology lessons, when we learnt about the essential things that living things need to grow. Dependant on the era that you went to school you may have been taught the acronym MRS GREN. It…Keep Reading

North Stoke in the News

North Stoke in the News

Article on p28 in “The Week In (Bristol NE Somerset)” on 20th June 2018 (Issue 530) North Stoke – Churchyard Wall restored and blessed by Mark Searle.

Growing Together

Growing Together

Living things grow. Look around you and see for yourself. The trees are covered in leaves. At this time of year we can also recognise where things are not growing. In our garden, in the middle of a sea of green trees, there is one tree that is bare. We can tell that it is no longer alive because it shows no evidence of growth. Living things are supposed to…Keep Reading

Continual outpouring of the Holy Spirit

Continual outpouring of the Holy Spirit

Yesterday we celebrated Pentecost Sunday. Not as remembrance of the first outpouring of the Holy Spirit on the early church. But as a celebration of the continual outpouring of the Holy Spirit on all people, in all places. At all the services we asked to be filled afresh with the Holy Spirit. Again not because we are not full, but because we want to be “filled to the measure of…Keep Reading

Children and Families Team Leader

Children and Families Team Leader

All Saints Weston, Bath is seeking to appoint a Children and Families Team Leader We are seeking a passionate follower of Jesus to lead and develop the work amongst 0-11 at All Saints Church and reach out to the wider community. The Children and Families Team Leader will be the face of the work as well as building up the team of volunteers. They will lead all ages in the…Keep Reading

Pray for your Street – Thy Kingdom Come

Pray for your Street – Thy Kingdom Come

“Thy Kingdom Come” is part of a national call to prayer that has been initiated by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. There are lots of ways that you can join in, including joining the many local and prayer events. We will highlight some of these at the end of this article. At All Saints, as part of this call to prayer we are inviting everyone to pray for their…Keep Reading