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Scary moment

I have just sent off an application to the Cathedrals and Major Churches people for some serious funding. If it succeeds – if we can raise the £73,000 match funding – we can start to renew our failing roof. We … Continue reading

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A Jigsaw newsletter

People of St Andrew’s support the kid’s ministry, Jigsaw that works among slum-dwelling children in Manila.  We have welcome visits from our special link, Tim Lee – and they produce a regular newsletter. The latest one is available here

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We’re a Major Church!

It’s official… notice came through on Thursday that St Andrew’s has been designated one of around 300 “Major Parish Churches” in the country. The application was urged by the Mission and Pastoral folk in the Diocesan office – and they … Continue reading

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Summer is i’cumin in

The Summer edition of the Pinnacle has hit the streets. We begin with the final letter from Julie – and a thank you for her parting gifts. There’s a thoughtful piece about open churches, reports of significant meetings and a … Continue reading

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The June magazine is now ready

This month’s  cover shows a postcard of the Pinnacle dating from the early 1900s.  It illustrates an article by Helen Moran about the building if the Pinnacle.  Amazingly it took …. but you’ll just have to read the article to … Continue reading

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Focus on War Graves

A new leaflet details the five graves at St Andrew’s which are cared for by the Commomwealth War Graves Commission. The leaflet and accomanying poster has photographs of the headstones and their inscriptions alongside a map to help visitors find … Continue reading

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Magazine May 2021

The May magazine is now ready. This month we feature St John’s on the front cover.  Taken from a spot few churchgoers penetrate by David Clarke, it heralds a magazine with a variety of articles, from the official announcement of … Continue reading

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A new post for the Revd Julie Bacon

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE APPOINTMENT OF THE REVD. JULIE BACON AS ASSOCIATE ARCHDEACON (TRANSITION ENABLER) IN THE DIOCESE OF SHEFFIELD The Bishop of Sheffield the Right Reverend Dr Pete Wilcox has invited the Reverend Julie Bacon to take up a role … Continue reading

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Into every life…

… a little admin needs to fall. This is the time when the KCB Churches need to revise their membership list – the Electoral Roll.  This is a list of all those who wish to have voting rights at any … Continue reading

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A magazine for Easter

The April magazine is ready… There’s a Pastoral Letter about the container ship, “Ever Given”, owned, confusingly by the shipping company, Evergreen which was freed from the Suez banks just before publication. In what seems to be becoming a monthly … Continue reading

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