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Thy Kingdom Come Day 1

Thy Kingdom Come Day 1 #Pledge2Pray We visit our primary schools every week and our other schools regularly or at their invitation. Today in collective worship we were thinking about patience and how we wait patiently. Abraham and Sarah waited patiently to become parents and God was faithful to them. Pray for our schools, for …

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Messy Church 12th May 2018

On Saturday 12th May at 4pm we will gather in St Mary’s Church, Beaminster for the latest Messy Church celebration. The theme is God 24/7 and we will be thinking about how we are called to live as Christians all day every day. Lots of fun and games including making bracelets, decorating biscuits, Rudi’s science …

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What is Messy Church?

Messy Church is for all ages – it isn’t just for children. It is also church, not just a craft club or play session. Through hands on activities and games we explore a Bible story together and what it means for us to live as Christians in the world. There are always questions and discussion …

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Pentecost Praise Party & BBQ

The story of Pentecost describes how the Holy Spirit filled the disciples and enabled them to tell others the good news about Jesus. You can read about it in chapter two of Acts of the Apostles.  Often Pentecost is described as the birthday of the church. So we’ve decided to throw a birthday party and …

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Christian Aid Week 2018 Events

This year’s Christian Aid week is centred on Haiti. Here’s what Christian Aid Haiti’s Prospery Raymond has to say about the event. We are all connected. We are all human beings. We are all sons and daughters of God. We are one. Through Christian Aid, you in the UK and Ireland are connected with us …

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Christian Aid Week 2018

Christian Aid believes that people should ‘have life before death’, and Jesus urged us to ‘love our neighbours as ourselves’. By supporting the work of Christian Aid we can help to achieve both of these things. Here is one example of what can be done. Meet Vilia. When an enormous earthquake hit Haiti in 2010, it …

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Rector’s Sponsored Walk

As part of the Archbishops call to prayer between Ascension and Pentecost known as Thy Kingdom Come we have over the past years undertaken a number of initiatives such as Prayer Walks in each of the parishes and Prayer walking over a number of days between all 15 churches. We will, of course, be fully …

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Camilli String Quartet Concert

The Friends of Beaminster Festival have announced a concert at St. Mary’s Church by The Camilli String Quartet. The Quartet will play music by Haydn, Weburn, Beethoven, and Dvorak The event takes place at 15:00 on Saturday 28th April 2018. Tickets are priced £12 and are available on the door or from Yarn Barton Centre Beaminster …

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Messy Church 14th April 2018

You’re very welcome to join us on Sat 14th April 2018 16:00-17.30 for Messy Church at St Mary’s Church, Beaminster. There are activities, crafts, songs, games, bible story and prayers followed by a slap-up tea. It’s fun worship for all ages in a creative and messy way. Lots to see and do and you get fed, what’s …

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Thy Kingdom Come 2018

In 2016 the Archbishops of York and Canterbury invited us to take part in a prayer initiative called Thy Kingdom Come during the time between Ascension and Pentecost. The aim was to pray for more people to come to know Jesus. The prayer initiative continues and is now an international and ecumenical call to prayer. …

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