Posts by Ruth Jolly (Page 2)

Community coffee morning

Our coffee lounge and the new garden were put to good use on Saturday with a community coffee morning to raise funds for cdhuk (www.cdhuk.co.uk). It was a glorious day; the cakes were as always delicious, and the coffee lounge team did a wonderful job mass producing drinks.

Trendlewood Community Festival

It’s been a hive of activity here this morning as preparations for the Trendlewood Community Festival have seen tables, chairs, PA equipment, coffee pots and more disappearing over to the TCF ready for tomorrow. We love supporting this great event, members of HT will be there helping, and visiting to enjoy the great music, food,…

Overheard in the garden!

‘I know they’re not daffodils because they aren’t yellow!’ You don’t need to be able to address a sterile hybrid geranium by name in order to plant it successfully in our fast-developing Trinity Garden, under the able and expert generalship of Sheila. Planting/weeding/pruning parties are a lot of fun, and it’s so exciting to see…

Annual meeting 2017

At our meeting last night, 24 April, James spoke movingly about our church life together, especially commending to us our verse for 2017: May our God of hope fill you with great joy and peace as you trust in him. (Romans 15.13) In particular, he reminded us that we may be ‘between rectors’ but we…

Farewell to Stan

This afternoon we say goodbye, in a service of thanksgiving for his life now ended, to our dear friend, Reader and 9.00 congregational leader Stan Carpenter. Stan has meant so  much to so many of us, and will be dearly missed. Well done, good and faithful servant: enter now into the joy of your Lord.

Alpha AwayDay

   A delicious meal was enjoyed by all    with many thanks to all who catered and served.   The teaching was inspirational, the fellowship was warm, and many had a fresh encounter with God and His Holy Spirit.