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April 2020
April 25, 2020

Liberty in Lockdown

Liberty in Lockdown                        Word on the Week              25th April 2020. Lockdown is a testing time for relationships!   To be confined to a single space with your loved ones over a period of five weeks endows one with the ability to clearly see their flaws!   It does not help that the date which the lockdown will […]

April 25, 2020

Nothing can separate us!

Sandra and I have had quite a few dogs over the years, mainly because we helped in the training of guide dogs for the blind …..

April 18, 2020

What troubles have we seen!

Dear Brothers and Sisters, At times like this I am reminded of a hymn by one of the greatest hymn- writers in the English language – Charles Wesley. He writes: “And are we yet alive, and see each other’s face? Glory and thanks to Jesus give for his almighty grace!” He goes on: “What troubles […]

April 18, 2020

From Fear to Faith

From Fear to Faith                      Word on the Week                   18th April 2020. There was some activity amongst the grandchildren this week as Ben put the finishing touches to his bird hide.   It had been a family affair and the finished shed looked like it would be difficult to move!   However, Grandfather’s doubts were dispelled […]

April 11, 2020

COVID-19’s Random Fatalities

COVID-19’s Random Fatalities       Word on the Week                          11th April 2020 The church suffered some disruption many years ago.   Sadly, few churches are without the evidence that saved sinners are still sinners in their human nature (Romans Chapter 7 verses 24/25). The most evident thing when the disruption died down was our ability at discerning […]

April 11, 2020

Message from the Elders

Dear Brothers and Sisters, An Easter like any other? Really? It certainly doesn’t feel like that, does it? Although a small minority of us may be enjoying the peace and quiet and a chance to catch up on jobs around the house that have been waiting years, even decades, to be done, the truth is […]

April 4, 2020


Spring                                    Word on the Week                               4th April 2020. We are blessed with four seasons each with its own beauty.    The freshness of spring flows into the glories of summer and then comes the wonder of the autumn tints to be followed by winters’ sombre hues. Animals and plants work with the seasons.   Their body […]