Christ Church K.I.T. Scheme

At Christ Church we are remaining positive about the current situation and are excited to be able to launch our new ‘Keeping in Touch’ (KIT) scheme. What is KIT? It might just be a regular phone call to check in on how our friends are. It could be offering help … Continue Reading →

A Prayer

God of love,  At this time of change, we pray to you.For the people of this country, we pray to you.For the people of the European Union, we pray to you.For the people of the world, we pray to you.For the future health of our planet, we pray to you.For our elected representatives, we pray to … Continue Reading →

Simon Says

Rev Simon Stevenette spent a remarkable evening on health and wellbeing and discovering treasure in life’s scars last Thursday with Patrick Regan. Kintsugi Hope is a charity based in the UK striving to make a difference to people’s mental wellbeing. ‘Kintsugi’ (金継ぎ) is a Japanese technique for repairing pottery with … Continue Reading →

Reconciliation Song

Churches across the UK will this weekend be singing a new praise song that “aims to build unity in our church and our nation post-Brexit”.

With Britain having left the European Union at 11pm yesterday, the singer-songwriter Andy Flanagan said that his song Reconciled (for Brexit and Beyond) would apply some balm to church communities left bitterly divided by the government’s protracted attempt to carry out the result of the in/out referendum in 2016.

Flanagan, who is also a director of Christians in Politics, helped to organise Brexit debates in Anglican, other Protestant and Catholic churches in 2019, but was shocked by some of the bitter arguments that ensued.