Pastoral Letters

A weekly thought from one of our staff team.


March 11th – Sylvia Mann

Dear Friends, Today is the fourth Sunday in Lent, it’s exactly three weeks to Easter Day and it’s Mothering Sunday!  


March 4th – Brianna Ricciardo

G’day friends, It’s been a week of constant predictions of snow, and it hasn’t failed to deliver. We’ve been blessed with unlimited …


25th February – Terence Russoff

Dear Friends, On the evening of Sunday 18th February, with all its customary ritual and glitz, the annual BAFTA Awards ceremony was …

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February 11th – Tracy Brown

Dear friends, This week we reach Ash Wednesday, 14 February, which as we know is also St Valentine’s Day, and the start …

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January 7th – David Hall

Dear friends Happy New Year and a huge thank you to everybody who helped us pull-off our biggest Christmas yet, with no …


November 27th – Tracy Brown

Dear Friends, Autumn’s Masterpiece There are parts of Autumn that I LOVE as a season … walking through the crunchy leaves, crisp …


November 6th – Jacob Harrison

Dear Friends At the evening service here at Christ Church we have been working through the book of Deuteronomy and a number …

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October 29th – Anne Lovegrove

Dear Friends, In the Tearfund prayer diary recently (an organization that seeks to bring relief to the poor), the focus was on …

Psalm 4

17th September – David Hall

Dear friends, GREATER JOY…  “You have filled my heart with greater joy than when their grain and new wine abound” (Psalm 4)

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10th September – Tracy Brown

Dear Friends, Summer is over! Yes, sadly it is true, summer (and there were ‘some’ sunny, and even quite hot days) is …


3rd September – Debbie Bloomfield

Dear Friends These sentences have actually appeared in church  bulletins or were announced at  church services: Pot-luck supper Sunday at 5pm – prayer and …