News from the Vicarage - May 2015
- Published on Friday, 01 May 2015 00:00
Christian Aid Week 10-16 May. The Churches in Ellesmere are taking part in the street collections again this year. This is a daunting task each year and your help and support is much appreciated.
News from the Vicarage - April 2015
- Published on Wednesday, 01 April 2015 00:00
I wrote a little while ago to everyone on our church Electoral Roll asking for help to overcome our financial difficulties of a shortfall in the costs of the church ministry and mission of £12,000 per annum. Most people have responded generously and we have a significant increase in our Stewardship.
Views from the Vicarage - March 2015
- Published on Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Lent started last week with Ash Wednesday. Our two services of Holy Communion with the traditional Ashing were both well attended.
During Lent there is a service of Address and Compline on Wednesdays at 7.30pm and on Fridays Lent Lunches from 12.30pm. Please do come!
Views from the Vicarage - February 2015
- Published on Sunday, 01 February 2015 00:00
First a report on how well Christmas went this time. The varied series of services held over the Christmas period were very enjoyable and well supported. In particular the Christingle Service and Carol Service on Sunday 21st December and the Crib service on 24th which enjoyed a record attendance, as well as Midnight Mass.
Views from the Vicarage - January 2015
- Published on Thursday, 01 January 2015 00:00
ACHIEVING YOUR RESOLUTION in 2015
Every year millions of people do it - make New Year Resolutions. The most common resolves are to give up smoking or to achieve some planned weight loss. They embark on the enterprise on 1st January, but we all suspect that by the end of the month they'll be back on the cigarettes or have resumed tucking into the burgers.