Bishop Philip’s Pastoral Letter “God’s Creation”

Today, in the midst of the COP26 Summit, our Bishop Philip sends us a Pastoral Letter called “God’s Creation”, inviting us to consider our relationship and responsibilities as Christians towards our earthly home.
Bishop Philip shares his thoughts with us in this video.
 
You can read the text of the letter here

A Lenten message from Fr John

On the eve of Ash Wednesday we hear from our Co-ordinating Pastor, Fr John, reminding us that Lent is a time for heart surgery.  What’s he talking about?  Read his full message here……

Advent ideas…

Advent begins on Sunday 29th November.
If you’re looking for a few ideas on how to make a spiritual preparation to celebrate Christmas more meaningfully, we have some here
 

Prayer & Praise this Tuesday 3rd Nov

St Joseph’s Parish Prayer & Praise

EVERYONE WELCOME!


Next gathering:  Tuesday 3rd November
Scripture:  Psalm 62(63), verses 2-8
O God, you are my God, for you I long 

Songs: 
1.  Draw me to your presence, O Lord
2.  10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord, O my soul)

Join us for about 40 minutes of prayer, singing, Scripture and reflection in a very relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Stay online for a while afterwards if you wish to have a bit of a chat – your choice!

Zoom details here

People who’ve come say:
“I thought it was a wonderful experience” 
“Thank you for prayer and praise last night – it was lovely to get together as a community and pray – more please!”
“The Praise & Prayer Evening was beautiful and singing with you brought a smile to all our faces “
“Well thought out, prayerful and not too long”
“Really enjoyed learning & praying together like this”
“We both really enjoyed the worship and prayer gathering last night, it was such a blessing”