Posts from January 2016

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Lent Lunches

by mattsaville

Our Lent Lunches begin on 13th February and run every Saturday during Lent.  You are more than welcome to join us in the church hall for great food and great company, in equal measure. Any donations received will be donated to the Mothers’ Union ‘Away From It All‘ scheme and Tearfund.   The Mothers’ Union need […]

Christ Church Visitors

by mattsaville

Christ Church Vistors are meeting on Thursday 4th Feb in the church at 7.00pm. All current visitors and anyone wishing to join the team of visitors is welcome. For more info please speak to Karina Golledge.

New Wine Celebration

by mattsaville

On 7th February the Portsmouth New Wine Network (which is led by Andy Wilson) are hosting a celebration service at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Crookhorn. Coffee will be served from 6.00pm, with worship starting at 6.30pm. The guest speaker will be Mark Melluish, Senior Pastor of St Paul’s Ealing and regional Director of New […]

New Wine Women’s Day

by mattsaville

New Wine Women’s Day 2016 will be in Poole, on Saturday 12th March. Jacqui Wilson will be going and can take anyone interested in attending. The cost is £20 if booked by 12th February. Speak to Jacqui for more information, or by clicking here.

Parish Giving Scheme

by mattsaville

The Parish Giving Scheme is a new way to give financially to Christ Church. Please read the article in January’s magazine, pick up a purple leaflet from the back of church or speak to any member of the PCC. Being part of this scheme costs Christ Church nothing but brings great benefits, so please consider changing your […]

Star Wars and the Lord’s Prayer

by mattsaville

Star Wars movies, from 1977 to the present, dramatise the conflict between good and evil.  Drawing on themes from various religions and locating fictional events in an imaginary galaxy ‘long ago and far away’, Star Wars feature alien creatures, robots and the now famous Jedi who represent good, versus the Sith who are evil.  An […]

Mission of the Month: Leprosy Mission

by mattsaville

The Leprosy Mission International is a leading international non-denominational Christian organisation, with over 130 years experience in leprosy work.  Their aim is to eradicate this disease completely and give hope and renewed life to leprosy sufferers through education, rehabilitation, medication, surgery, physiotherapy and loving Christian care. Dipak, from Nepal, has been undergoing treatment at Anandaban […]