WMC: February 2018
Impossible God, A passion play re-enacting the story of the death and resurrection of Jesus, performed by just one actor, is coming to Wantage. during Holy Week.
Actor, Mark Topping is staging Impossible God at Wantage Methodist Church on Wednesday 28th March at 7:30 pm.
In the drama numerous characters: servants, soldiers and disciples, relive their experience of the death and resurrection of Jesus.
"The drama is a powerful exploration of events at the heart of Christianity," says Mark Topping. "You are taken on an imaginative journey and challenged to look again at Jesus of Nazareth and reflect on what it means."
Tickets are £5 and can be obtained from: 01235 760335 or 07710 214601
Mark Topping is a professional actor. He has toured England, Wales and Ireland for many years performing Impossible God and other one-man plays. He has appeared as John Wesley on BBC TV. Theatre work includes Much Ado About Nothing, Anne Boleyn, Yes Prime Minister, Four Minutes Twelve Seconds, A Chorus of Disapproval, Travesties.
He is the narrator of numerous audiobooks.
The devotional book 'An Impossible God' was written and adapted for the stage by author, actor, broadcaster and Methodist minister, Frank Topping.
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Giving to Christmas Charities and Others Church members and friends may be interested to know the results of our charitable collections at Christmas. They were: Nativity Service, December 17th: Crisis £232 (with Gift Aid approx. £273) Carol service, December 17th, and Christmas morning: Homeless Oxfordshire £358 (with GA approx. £405) Action for Children £290...
Property Matters Lighting in the Chapel Following the incident on Christmas Eve, we have had the contractors back to address the issues of the pelmet lighting. After a visit in January, the Architect has issued a report on the probable cause of the problem and negotiations are underway within those involved to reinstall the units in a way which will remove the problem and provide...
Thank you to everyone who helped to make the knitted Christmas Angels project such a success. We certainly succeeded in our aim of sharing God's love and blessing the community with our little angels and their attached Christmas messages. It was a wonderful sight to see all 750 of them around the church when they were blessed at the service on 17 December. Little did we realise as we...