WMC: January 2017
At the end of this month, the Joint Public Issues Team will be launching a new resource, one that will invite church groups to sit down and have healthy, balanced conversations about our shared society. Conversation Welcome will explore how we can build God's Kingdom together in the run-up to the invocation of Article 50 and the resulting departure from the European Union. The pack will lead participating groups through theological reflections about how we treat others, use our resources and make decisions, and then invite carefully considered conversation and prayer.
Over the last year we have seen an awful lot of debate, perhaps some conversation
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Alison B, Liz U and I enjoyed walking with members of local Baptist and Mission Chapels from the Vale on a 5 1/2 mile walk round Ardington in September. The weather was glorious and we saw some lovely views, some wildlife (including a yellowhammer). The walk was in aid of Pilgrim Homes who run care homes, including our local care home Framland in Wantage. ...
Thank you all very much for church sitting on Saturday 8 Sept. Carolyn, Gordon, Alison and I all cycled around churches and the weather conditions were good. The church had 31 visitors, which is about the same as past years, although the day did seem very quiet and we didn't meet many others on the road. From experience we can tell you that it is a joy to arrive at churches which have...