Pastoral Letters

A weekly thought from one of our staff team.


May 20th – Tracy Brown

Dear friends ‘If I see a church describe itself as ‘A Family’ I usually want to walk away’. I recently read these …

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May 13th – Terence Russoff

Dear Friends, The other morning, I got my first real confirmation that summer is just around the corner. I spotted a dying …


May 6th – David Hall

Dear Friends, “Come, let us tell of the LORD’s greatness; let us exalt his name together…” (Psalm 34 v3)

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April 22nd – Amie Ramsden

Dear Friends, I love this time of year. It’s the time when the days are beginning to get warmer and I feel …


March 25th – Anne Lovegrove

Dear Friends, I’m writing this on Tuesday 20th and on this day, in the church calendar, we celebrate the life of St …


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 …