During lockdown, we have been unable to use our church premises. However, no-one told the pigeons that, and they created a huge mess in the two yards to the side of the building. This needed clearing before we resumed our activities, and a gang of volunteers set to and did a magnificent job clearing all the rubbish out. Bin bag after bin bag was filled, until both yards were clean and tidy - better than they have looked for ages.
He is Risen Indeed! Alleluia!
With beautiful afternoon sun and in strict covid-safe conditions the Falmouth and Gwennap Methodist Circuit met for an Easter service at Gwennap Pit this afternoon. This large outdoor facility allowed for social distancing in lovely surroundings with the hum of bird song and a mostly blue sky. What more could we ask for our Easter service?
Falmouth & Gwennap Methodist Circuit Easter Day Service of Worship 3pm
Gwennap Pit Sunday, April 4th 2021
In our final Lent course study, on Zoom, Revd. Andrew began with a Bible reading from Matthew chapter 20 verses 29 – 34 and briefly described the physical miracle of Jesus healing the blind men juxtaposed to the symbolic meaning of the blind men being able to see light. He linked this to our topic for today ‘evangelism’.
Lent Course Week 4
We will help people in our communities and beyond.
We will care for creation and all God’s gifts.
We will challenge injustice.
This week our Lent course, on Zoom, began with a Bible reading from Luke chapter 10 read by Revd. Andrew.
Learning and Caring: Lent Course
Many of us met again on Zoom for our Lent course today and once we had overcome some technical difficulties, we had a remarkably interesting discussion sharing lots of personal stories about our practise of hospitality and demonstrating generosity to others.
A Methodist Way of Life: Lent Course week 2
Many of us met through Zoom again yesterday for the second part of our Lent Course led by Rev’d Andrew.
The focus this week was on ‘worship’ both personal and collective. Looking through the points about worship on the Way of Life card we considered our calling:
A Methodist Way of Life: Lent Course Week 1
Our Lent Course began yesterday afternoon via Zoom, and we were joined by 22 people.
I am sure that all of our church family will be delighted to read the article below from Monty (and James) who is currently in Kenya. It is a joy to read about this amazing young man and I would ask you all to keep him in your prayers.
Lent in the Christian calendar –
a time for honest personal reflection.
Some people give something up like TV, chocolate
or social media, and others take something on.