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Easter 7 Praise

On this weekend after Ascension Day, within this year’s “Thy Kingdom Come” season of prayer, we think about the challenge of Jesus’s teaching in the Temple at the Feast of Tabernacles, calling on the thirsty to come to him for living water – and we drink water as an act of thanksgiving – as well …

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Friday 22 May

This morning, we listened to the Archbishop of Canterbury speaking of his faith in Jesus and his call to the whole church to pray that others, too, may find such life-transforming faith in the one who accepts us as we are.

Thursday 21 May (Ascension Day)

As we begin the ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ season of prayer from Ascension to Pentecost, we hear today a message from the Archbishop of York about the Great Commission given to all disciples of Jesus, and we begin to think of five friends who we will be praying for that they may find faith in Christ.

Parish Giving Scheme

If you consider yourself to be a member of the fellowship at All Saints, you are encouraged to join the Parish Giving Scheme. Supported across the Church of England, this is an easy and effective way for you to give regularly to support the ongoing life and mission of the Church. It is a 21st …

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Wednesday 20 May

As Jesus concludes his teaching to the disciples at the Last Supper, he gives then the promise that, though there is much more for them to learn, that the Spirit would come to teach them and guide them into all truth. Here we find Jesus describing how the Holy Trinity works in absolute harmony and …

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Tuesday 19 May

The disciples in the Upper Room weren’t convinced when Jesus said that it was better for them that he was going to leave them. How do we feel about that?

Monday 18 May

During these days of Rogationtide, which will lead us to Ascension Day on Thursday, we are thinking about Jesus speaking to his disciples in the Upper Room at the Last Supper, as he prepared them for the time when he truly would not be with them physically – not following the Crucifixion, but following the …

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Easter 6 Praise

On this Rogation weekend, we think about the daily life of our local area and pray for God’s blessing and provision for the year ahead. As on other Saturday services, the songs which played as people were gathering are included at the end of the service for your enjoyment and worship.

Friday 15 May

We conclude our week with St Peter’s first letter, by thinking of the impact of his teaching that we should submit to human authorities – whether we like them or not – following the way of Christ.

Thursday 14 May

Continuing the thoughts of living in the reality of who we are through Christ, St Peter speaks to us in terms of being ‘living stones’ built together to form the Temple with Christ as the Cornerstone.