Update

                                                          

2nd December 2020

You are invited to join Helen, our Church Administrator for a chat this afternoon. There is no agenda, just an opportunity to connect with other people. Join Helen on Zoom at 2pm for a chat with her and others who join in. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

2nd December 2020

Our spoken Word for the Day is from Linda Bradley who talks about two verses of scripture given to her and her late husband when being prepared for marriage by Rev Richard Hamper. You can find it here

1st December 2020

Are you keeping up? New on the website already this week - Bible readings for Advent here, a new piece from Liz Martin in Our Stories here and a couple of new posts in News for Members here. And please don't forget to send everyone a virtual Christmas Card here.  Of course, our Word for the Day series continues. Tomorrow sees our 38th different contributor to WFTD and contributor 39 will not be far behind. 

Meanwhile over on Facebook, our 'QRBC Kids' page has a great Advent Calendar starting today (here)

1st December 2020

In his latest look into Ephesians for Word for the Day, Rev Neil Martin looks, among other things, at Paul's exhortation "to be made new in the attitude of your minds". Read what he has to say here

30th November 2020

Today we have made available the frist two of our Advent Bible readings read by Kath Lewis and Jenny Young. These will be published each Monday in Advent and on Chrsitmas Eve. You can listen here.

30th November 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger thinks about celebration and what is is. You can read his thoughts here.

29th November 2020

Earlier in the year we encouraged you to send virtual postcards to the fellowship as part of our efforts to keep people in touch. Now it is time for a change of tack and we are inviting you to send a virtual Christmas Card to the whole fellowship.  Please take a look at the details of this here. We hope you will feel able to join in.

29th November 2020

In Word for the Day Coral Lynes challenges us to consider if we are content. You can hear her thoughts here.

28th November 2020

Today our Word for the Day is from Miranda Shieh who reminds us of the spiritual battle we are in and where the strength lies. You can read it here

27th November 2020

Church member Anita White, who works for Global Care, has recorded a video about their Christmas Appeal. This is one of the three causes we are promoting as part of "Helping Others at Christmas". You can see the video here

27th November 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair continues his series "Know Your Benefits". He quotes an old hymn "Count your blessings, name them one by one,
and it will surprise you what the Lord has done". Be reminded of your blessings 
here

26th November 2020

In today's Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks encourages us to unwind. Read it here

(This and future WFTDs were written by Graham before he was furloughed)

26th November 2020

With Rev Graham Banks on furlough, we want to confirm the contact details for Rev Neil Martin. You can contact him on this phone number 077 0138 8169  or by email here. Also messages left on the Church Office phone will be responded to - 024 7652 0621

25th November 2020

Barbra Depledge has been exploring unfamiliar (in recent times) territory. And she has written a report for "Our Stories" which you can find here

25th November 2020

Coral Lynes has put together some photos to give craft ideas for Christmas - You can see them here.

25th November 2020

The notes for the first Bible Study in our Advent series are now available here. Details of how to join the group which starts at 7.30pm on Thursday (26th) are on the same page.

25th November 2020

Wednesday is the day for "Helen Chat".  Join Helen on Zoom at 2pm for a chat with her and others who join in. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

25th November 2020

In our spoken Word for the Day Brenda Parsons wonders if we are living a lie. You can find her thoughts here

24th November 2020

We are now offering the opportunity for you to greet the whole fellowship as Christmas approaches. We know that many will send physical cards to their particular friends but this year why not also greet the whole fellowship. To find out how to send a card and to see cards that have been sent click here.

24th November 2020

Continuing the series on the book of Ephesians, Rev Neil Martin looks at how Paul sees himself and wonders how we see ourselves. Word for the Day is here

24th November 2020

A reminder that our online Prayer Meeting is today at 7.30pm. You can get the link to the Prayer Meeting by clicking here or, if you do not have access to the Members Area of the website by requesting the link here.

23rd November 2020

More vaccine news this morning, more news on restrictions later but in Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger looks to Martin Luther for wise counsel. Read it here

22nd November 2020

There is some important new information for Members on the News for Members page of the website, here

22nd November 2020

Some reminders for you:-

  • You have one week from today to get your picture in for the Nativity Trail - Find out more here

  • As usual we are supporting the Christmas appeals of some organisations but we need to do it differently this year. More details here

  • Two members have asked us to let you know about their charity fundraising - Don Brown and Joy Knott. You can find more here or, if you are not registered for access the Members Area of the website email us and we will let you have the information.

22nd November 2020

On Thursday this week Rev Ralph Hanger starts a new series of online Bible Studies with an Advent theme. Find out more here

22nd November 2020

2 Kings 7 is where Don Brown finds today's spoken Word for the Day. You can find it here

21st November 2020

In Word for the Day Kay Hamer leads us in a meditation on a question that God asked Elijah - "What are you doing here?"  You can find it here.

20th November 2020

The Zoom details are:
Click here  or type into Zoom Meeting ID: 998 0112 4161
Passcode: 050505

 

20th November 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair begins a series of five devotions on the theme "Know your benefits" and starts by looking at Psalm 103. You can find it here.

19th November 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks looks at two sides of faith..... and of fear. You can find it here.

19th November 2020

A reminder that our online Prayer Meeting is today at 2.30pm. You can get the link to the Prayer Meeting by clicking here or, if you do not have access to the Members Area of the website by requesting the link here.

18th November 2020

Members who are registered as such with the website (log in before you click the link) can see the latest financial update from the Treasurer here

18th November 2020

"Helen Chat" is getting to be an ancient tradition. Join Helen on Zoom at 2pm for a chat with her and others who join in. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

18th November 2020

A first time contributor to Word for the Day today. Graham Parson tackles a difficult subject here.

17th November 2020

How are you getting on with a contribution of a picture for our Nativity Trail? If you have forgotten or never knew what is required see here

17th November 2020

'News for Members' has a new article about what one of our members is doing so, if you are registered for access to that part of the website, click here to see it.

17th November 2020

Supplies of Chris Headon's new photo book have now arrived (see here if you missed the details before) so if you would like one please send your order in as soon as possible.

17th November 2020

Now available on the website is a new worship service that we plan to provide monthly. Full details are here.

17th November 2020

Today's Word for the Day is from Rev Neil Martin and he suggests there might be people in church who we find irritating, annoying and selfish. Surely not! Read the rest of what he says here

16th November 2020

"How’s your mental health?  Not really the sort of question you can ask, is it?" This is the opening to Rev Ralph Hanger's Word for the Day. You can find the rest here

15th November 2020

Today we have another spoken Word for the Day from Graham Carpmial. This time he focuses on John 21: 15-17 when the post resurrection Jesus tells Simon Peter  to "Take care of my sheep". You can listen here.

14th November 2020

In Rev Neil Martin's Word for the Day he continues the series on the book of Ephesians and invites us to pray a "weighty" pray from Paul for ourselves, our family and the church. You can read it here

13th November 2020

Our Word for the Day is from Simeon Colville who talks about the challenge of thinking about God first in every situation. You can find it here

12th November 2020

Tomorrow, Friday, the Evangelical Alliance has called for a UK Day of Prayer. We are being encouraged to join in and to use some of the resources that have been provided here

12th November 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks dwells on the first three verses of Psalm 1 and comes up with no less than five challenging questions. Find out more here

11th November 2020

Back in the Spring our member Chris Headon put together a book of photographs (taken during lockdown) and thoughts which she distributed in return for a donation. The money received (£825) was shared between Global Care and Coventry City Mission. Now Chris has produced a second book and again donations received will go to the same organisations. Find more information here

11th November 2020

A reminder to Members that we have a Church Meeting at 7.30pm this evening on Zoom. The login details and Agenda are here

11th November 2020

It is Wednesday so time for "Helen Chat". Join Helen on Zoom at 2pm for a chat with her and others who join in. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

11th November 2020

Today's spoken Word for the Day is from Kath Lewis who reads some verses from Psalm 119 and gives us the opportunity to meditate on how our lives match up to what the Psalmist declares. You can find it here.

10th November 2020

This evening at 7.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

10th November 2020

In the next in the series on on book of Ephesians in Word for the Day, Rev Neil Martin looks at what being a servant means in God's Kingdom. You can find it here.

9th November 2020

Our Word for the Day from Rev Ralph Hanger is entitled "Both..... And"  and points out that in the Bible it is not unusual to get a double response to a single question. You can find out more here.

8th November 2020

Sandra Hobley brings today's spoken Word for the Day considering how we use our time. You can find it here.

7th November 2020

Word for the Day from David Depledge considers the challenge of turning what we say about what we believe into actions. You can read it here.

6th November 2020

The Rising Global Peace Forum (a venture of Coventry Cathedral, Coventry City Council and Coventry University) takes place from 11th - 13th November. The brochure is here and you can register to join the event here.

6th November 2020

A reminder that if you are joining in with our "virtual choir", SingQR, you need to have your contribution in by this Sunday. Still time to request details of the project here.

6th November 2020

For those who are registered for the Members part of the website, there are a couple of new items in News for Members this week, here

6th November 2020

For Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair brings our attention to the wisdom of another in coping with the change of seasons. Find it here.

5th November 2020

This evening on Zoom we have the last in our current Bible Study series on the Letters of John. Then for the next two weeks there will be a break and on 26th November Rev Ralph Hanger will start a new 4 part Advent series - more details will be here nearer the time.

5th November 2020

This afternoon at 2.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

5th November 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks bases his thoughts on 'Bonfire Night'. Does he come to any incendiary conclusions? - look here.

4th November 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

4th November 2020

Today's spoken Word for the Day is from Angela Montgomery who considers the Promise of Life found in John 1: 1-26. You can find it here.

3rd November 2020

Last month we launched an appeal to Members for funds to enable us to improve our technicla capabilities for streaming services. There is a video update on this on the News for Members page of the website. If you are not registered for access to the Members Area please email us for information.

There is new information about the road changes around the church building which you can find here.

3rd November 2020

Do you get excited about Jesus? Paul, in his letter to the Ephesians does. In Word for the Day, Rev Neil Martin tells us about it. Read what he has to say here.

2nd November 2020

Following on from our search for a 'lost' Christmas in recent Words for the Day, Rev Ralph Hanger today encourages us to look for a 'different' Christmas. You can find his thoughts here.

1st November 2020

This morning we may well feel that we need reassurance and encouragement. Graham Carpmail tells us where to find it in Word for the Day, here.

31st October 2020

If you have done the Light Trail this week, don't forget that goody bags can be collected this afternoon by those who found at least 10 pictures of light. Come to the church car park between 2pm and 4pm when the sun will be shining - perhaps. - Edit 2pm and the sun is shining!

31st October 2020

In the second of his investigations for Word for the Day, Rev Ian Macnair continues to ask if Mark's Gospel has lost Christmas. You can read it here.

30th October 2020

Rev Ian Macnair provides Word for the Day and is looking for Christmas in Mark's Gospel. You can read it here.

29th October 2020

Today we have a new contribution on the Our Stories page (here). If you have a story to tell or some thoughts to share with other please let us have them! Send contributions here

29th October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks considers what it is to be free. You can read what he says here.

28th October 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. Today you might want to talk to her about the Word for the Day (below) but equally you might have other things to chat about or share.  The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

28th October 2020

We have a spoken Word for the Day from Helen Jones today which encourages us to think about God's big picture. You can find here.

27th October 2020

This evening at 7.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

27th October 2020

In the latest in our Word for the Day series on Ephesians, Iain Colville speaks about tiers of risk and restrictions, barriers and bubbles. See what he has to say here.

26th October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger invites us to question how important the Bible is to us. You can read his thoughts here.

25th October 2020

Some Sunday reminders for you:-

This morning's service includes Communion. Please have something you are happy to use as the bread and wine ready.

The Light Trail, our alternative to Halloween event, is now happening. You can find out about it and download the booklet here

SingQR, our virtual choir is forming ready for a Christmas debut. Click here to find out about it. If you would like full instructions on how to join in (no previous experience necessary) then please email us.

25th October 2020

If you are feeling that you "have had enough", Graham Carpmail offers some encouragement in his spoken Word for the Day. Hear it here.

24th October 2020

In Word for the Day Iain Colville brings the next in our series on the book of Ephesians and a passage in which, as Iain says "Paul takes us in one leap, from the darkness into the brilliant light." You can read it here.

23rd October 2020

A couple of reminders about Sunday's service which will be online as usual at 10.30am. Firstly the clocks go back on Saturday night so an extra hour to do something with. Secondly the service includes communion so please be prepared with something you are happy to use as the bread and wine.

23rd October 2020

For Word for the Day Jenny Young has some thoughts on dismay and some encouragement with a prayer "Resurrection Sunrise" here.

22nd October 2020

Three more contributions to our autumn photo gallery uploaded today - see them here

22nd October 2020

This afternoon at 2.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

22nd October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks challenges us to 'Walk in another's shoes.' If you are up for the challenge read what Graham has to say here.

21st October 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

21st October 2020

Word for the Day is from Rev Ian Macnair who brings us some wisdom from Bosnia & Herzegovina. You can find it here.

20th October 2020

Yesterday we invited you to send us photos of autumn to cheer us with the beauty of God's creation. We have had a quick response which you can see here but we are certainly open to receiving more!

20th October 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Neil Martin finds out how much Paul could get into nine verses in Ephesians. You can find out for yourself here.

19th October 2020

Back in March, April and May we cheered ourselves through lockdown by sharing photos showing the wonders of spring taken in our gardens and on our one allowed daily walk. We didn't envisage then that there would still be big issues when autumn came along. But here we are, still in need of some cheer, so how about sharing some photos of autumn? Chris Headon has started us off (here). Send your photos by email with any necessary expalnation or description. Thank you.

19th October 2020

'Are you a smelly Christian?' is the question Rev Ralph Hanger seems to be asking in Word for the Day. You can read it here.

18th October 2020

In our spoken Word for the Day Ruth Jess talks about a much loved hymn and its writer here.

17th October 2020

How much are you worth? This is the question that Rev Neil Martin asks in Word for the Day. You can find his answers here.

16th October 2020

Word for the Day is from David Depledge who considers what it means to "Talk the Talk". You can read it here.

15th October 2020

There are new items on the News For Members page which can be accessed (if you are logged in as a Member) here

15th October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks offers us a chorus of encouragement. You can find it here.

14th October 2020

Another busy week on the website. Do have a look at new material in Our Stories, The Light Trail (our alternative to Halloween event), and in Helping others at Christmas. More new material to come by the end of the week.

14th October 2020

For Members, a reminder that the Church AGM is this evening. If you are registered as a member with the website you can find all the details here. The same information is in a special Members eNews email sent out yesterday. Help with Zoom is available from Helen, our church administrator, here.

14th October 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

14th October 2020

Word for the Day is from Miranda Shieh where she encourages us to use the lifeline that God provides. You can read it here.

13th October 2020

This evening at 7.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

13th October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Neil Martin continues his series on Ephesians by encouraging us to count our blessings. You can read it here.

12th October 2020

A reminder to Members that if you wish to submit questions to the AGM and Church Meeting on Wednesday it needs to be done before noon today. Login in to the Members Area and you will find details here.

12th October 2020

Word for the Day comers from Rev Ralph Hanger who talks about a word that appears nine time in a passage of five verses in the New Testament. To find out what it is you can go to it here.

11th October 2020

In these difficult times it is good to reminded of the power and might of God. In Word for Today Margaret Newby reads from the prophet Isaiah for us. You can find it here.

10th October 2020

This year, instead of our Light Party as an alternative to Halloween, we are having a Light Trail which will last all through Half-term. You can find the details here.

10th October 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair concludes his series on "King David's Last Words" and there is more than a passing reference to Christmas. You can read it here

9th October 2020

For Members, documents relating to the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 14th October are now available as is the opportunity to submit questions. They can be found here

9th October 2020

Today for Word for the Day we have a passage read for us by Brenda Parsons who also reflects on what we do with what we have got. You can find it here.

8th October 2020

There is some news about our Foodbank here

8th October 2020

This evening at 7.30pm is the next in the series of online Bible Studies on John's Letters led by Rev Ralph Hanger. Login in details can be found here or, if you do not have access to the members Area of the website can be obtained by email from Ralph.

8th October 2020

This afternoon at 2.30pm pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

8th October 2020

Rev Graham Banks provides Word for the Day and challenges us about what we believe God is capable of. You can read it here.

7th October 2020

Well done to member Chris Headon. Earlier in the year she used photographs of nature she had taken to create a photobook which she distributed in return for a donation. Her efforts have raised £825 which has been shared between Coventry City Mission and Global Care. We look forward to her next project!

7th October 2020

It is Wednesday, so, today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

7th October 2020

Today's Word for the Day is the fourth of Rev Ian Macnair's series on "King David's Last Words". You can read it here.

6th October 2020

Rev Neil Martin starts a new series on the book of Ephesians in Word for the Day. He looks at how much of huge significance Paul manages to get into just the first three verses of the book. You can find it here.

5th October 2020

Over the last couple of weeks we have been collecting in Harvest Prayers from the congregation. Some of these were used in the Harvest Service and all have been put onto 'leaves' and then onto a tree as you can see in these photos from Judith Brazier.

5th October 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger passes on some things from the discussion that happened last week in the Bible Study he leads and asks the question "Are there things we ‘love’ more than God and how is this shown in our use of time, energy and other resources?". You can see more here.

4th October 2020

Our spoken Word for the Day is from Anna Grimshaw who reads Ephesians chapter 1 here.

3rd October 2020

For the latest information concerning the Church AGM on 14th October 7.30pm please go to the Members Area by clicking here

 

Word for the Day is provided by Rev Ian Macnair and continues with reflections on Kings David's Last Words.

 

There is an interesting article on the BBC website today "Covid: Faith groups' studied for coronavirus risk". Click on this link

 and  if you want to participate in the study click here

 

 

2nd October 2020

For the latest information concerning the Church AGM on 14th October 7.30pm please go to the Members Area by clicking here

Today will be our 200th Word for the Day and so we invited a guest contributor, HEBA Regional Minister, Neil Le Tissier. for his thoughts. Click here to read what Neil has to say to us.

 

1st October 2020

Word for the Day is from Graham Banks.

Today Ralph Hanger continues to lead an online Bible study based on the Letters of John at 7.30pm To connect please contact Ralph for the Zoom details, click here If you are unsure how to use Zoom and would like to join the Bible Study please contact Helen here who will be happy to try and help.

Bible Study Notes are available here

Tonight the QR Centre Management Group will hold an online meeting too.

 

30th September 2020

Word for the Day is from Miranda Shieh and is a continuation from 25th September, it can be accessed here.

 

Helen our Church Administrator has been holding Wednesday weekly Zoom chats since April and will continue to do so until she finds herself talking to herself! So, today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

Helen is as pleased to "see" you as hopefully you are to "see" her  and others from 2pm today. Do not feel obliged to stay any longer than you feel comfortable.

 

Today it will be one year since Michele Low passed away. We mark this anniversary with a deep sense of gratitude to God that Michele did not endure this pandemic and is safe in His Presence.

 

29th September 2020

Word for the Day is from Iain Colville and is on Galatians 6. Click here

This evening at 7.30pm pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

 

28th September 2020

Word for the Day is from Ralph Hanger. Ralph is currently leading the Thursday night Bible Study via Zoom. If you would like to join the Bible Study but unsre how to use Zoom then please get in touch with the office and Helen will help you get connected. Click here

Today we are pleased to announce that our Foodbank is open.

Each Monday our Foodbank will be open in the rear car park from 10.00 - 12.00. People coming to our foodbank need to bring with them a voucher that they can obtain from the Citizens Advice, or a care professional such as GPS, health visitors, social worker or police. The voucher is exchanged for a 3-day emergency food parcel.

Your prayer support would be appreciated.

27th September 2020

Word for the Day is provided by Liz Martin and continues with Galatians, click here to read it. Also, today we have a new article for the "People"page written by Margaret Newby, click here to read it.

26th September 2020

Word for the Day is provided by Rev Ian Macnair and continues with reflections on Kings David's Last Words.

25th September 2020

Word for the Day is from Miranda Shieh and is Part 2a from the article, "Make Him Lord" and you can read it here

24th September 2020

This afternoon at 2.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

24th September 2020

Word for the Day from Rev Graham Banks looks at the difference between the Kingdoms of this World and the Kingdom of God. You can read it here.

23rd September 2020

Helen our Church Administrator has been on the move - you might want to find out more. Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

23rd September 2020

In today's audio Word for the Day David Depledge talks about encouragement from the Bible in difficult times. You can hear his thoughts here.

22nd September 2020

A reminder that we have a project running in the run up to Harvest celebrations. You can find the details here.

22nd September 2020

Thank you for all the replies to the consultation about the AGM and about returning the worship in the Chapel. The very big response is a great help to the Diaconate as they take decisions about our next steps.  The consultation is now closed. Keep watching the website for further information.

22nd September 2020

In our Word for the Day, Rev Neil Martin is talking about flying lessons.....and other things that can leave you upside down and in a spin. You can find it here.

21st September 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger asks us consider who's outlook our minds are conforming to. You can find it here.

20th September 2020

A reminder that this morning's online service at 10.30am includes communion. Please hve your 'bread and wine' to hand. You can join the service here.

20th September 2020

Today's audio Word for the Day is from Graham Carpmail and focusses on the Parable of the Sower in Matthew 13:18-23. You can find it here.

19th September 2020

Sunday 4th October will be our on line Harvest Celebration

Our Theme will be TIME FOR TREES in TANZANIA an Operation Agri Project that Ralph and Jane Hanger have been involved with. There will be details of how you can make a donation to the project as our Harvest offering.

We would like as many of you of all ages to contribute short Harvest prayers either written onto a leaf shape….or just send in the words which we can put on a leaf to display in the service. Short prayers relating to Harvest Thanksgiving/Creation/Environment /Poverty would be great. We may get to read some of them in the service but all will be part of our worship of our Creator God.

Please email them to us asap before Wednesday 29th September.

19th September 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair starts a series of reflections on "King David's Last Words." In this one, among other things we are asked to consider "What is it in us, in our character and in our actions, that will have lasting value, eternal value?"  You can find it here.

18th September 2020

Our FSG Group (young people) is having a Zoom Chat meeting after the servcie on Sunday morning. We think those involved know about it but if you think you should be there and haven't got the details please contact Neil or Liz.

18th September 2020

Anna Grimshaw thinks about what can be learnt from rampant ivy in her garden in Word for the Day. You can see her conclusions here

17th September 2020

In Word for Today Rev Graham Banks reminds us that we are all unique creations of God. You can see it here

16th September 2020

We have added another postcard from North Norfolk today which you can see here. But don't let not having been away deter from sending one - postcards from suburban Coventry or exotic Kenilworth are equally welcome.

16th September 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

16th September 2020

A reminder that our online Bible Study series starts on Thursday this week and details of how to join and introductory notes are now available here

16th September 2020

Word for the Day is a spoken contribution from Margaret Newby who reads Luke 24:13-37 and reflects on the reading. You can hear it here

15th September 2020

This evening at 7.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

15th September 2020

In the next in the series on Galatians in Word for the Day, Rev Neil Martin looks at the joy of freedom. You can read it here

14th September 2020

Issues with the survey advised below now seem to have been resolved by our website provider so please help us by completing the form. To do this please go the News for Members page here. If you are not registered for access to the Members part of the website please email us for information on how you can give your views. If you do have further difficulties with the form, please let us know here.

14th September 2020

As many of you will know we are seeking your views on two important matters through a short survey. At the moment the system is not working properly. If you complete the survey and submit it you should get an on screen message confirming it has been submitted but some people are getting a blank screen. As far as we know these are being received by us. Others are getting an error message when submitting. These are not being received by us. We will let you know when things have been sorted out.

14th September 2020

Our online Bible Study starts on Thursday this week and details of how to join and introductory notes are now available here

14th September 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Ralph Hanger shares some of his experiences related to sharing his faith. You can read it here

13th September 2020

As announced in the service this morning we are seeking  the fellowship’s views on two important matters. To find out more please go the News for Members page here. If you are not registered for access to the Members part of the website please email us for information on how you can give your views.

13th September 2020

In Word for the Day you can hear Gill Barber reading from Ephesians 3 and she has also provided a prayer to follow the reading. You can find Gill's contribution it here.

12th September 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Ian Macnair shares his experience of lost connections and wonders what other vital connections could be lost. You can find it here.

11th September 2020

Miranda Shieh provides today's Word for the Day with a theme of "Make Him Lord". You can read what she has to say here.

10th September 2020

This afternoon at 2.30pm we have our online Prayer Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. The login details can be found here. If you are not registered for access to the Members area of the website you can request the login details here.

May we suggest that if you have not done it recently that you check that the version of Zoom you have is up to date. This can avoid some problems that arise. You can update by clicking here and then on the 'ZoomClient for Meetings' download button. Depending on your device you may have to set the download installer program running. (eg bottom left of the screen if you are using a Windows 10 laptop or desktop computer).

10th September 2020

Today in Word for the Day Rev Graham Banks asks decisions what should we ask God about. You can read how Graham answers his own question here.

9th September 2020

A reminder that today's 'Helen Chat' is at the different time of 11am. A  special aspect to the weekly zoom chat with Helen as we are going to take the opportunity to wish a zoom chat regular, Jenny, a very Happy Birthday. You are warmly invited to join with us and we ask that you have a slice of cake or biscuit and a drink with you so we can all sing Happy Birthday to Jenny over cake!"  You can find the login details here or email Helen for them here

9th September 2020

In our spoken Word for the Day Robert Whale says that the passage he reads is our assurance that "whatever happens in this life, Jesus is the Light that leads to eternal life". You can hear Robert here.

8th September 2020

We have been asked by HEBA (Heart of England Baptist Association) to publicise this but we don't have any inside information about what is happening.

8th September 2020

Apologies to anyone who looked at today's Word for the Day before 9am - the wrong material was briefly on the website, now corrected.

8th September 2020

Tomorrow, Wednesday we have "Helen Chat" as usual but this week there are two significant differences. Firstly it will be at 11am rather than the usual 2pm. Secondly there is an extra special aspect to the weekly zoom chat with Helen as we are going to take the opportunity to wish a zoom chat regular, Jenny, a very Happy Birthday. You are warmly invited to join with us and we ask that you have a slice of cake or biscuit and a drink with you so we can all sing Happy Birthday to Jenny over cake!"

8th September 2020

In Word for the Day Rev Neil Martin continues the series on Galatians looking this time at Chapter 4. You can read it here.

7th September 2020

We have an issue with displaying some photos on the website at the moment. We are waiting a resolution by the provider of our content management system.

7th September 2020

Today David Depledge thinks about "Messy Lives", past and present, in Word for the Day. You can read what he has to say here.

6th September 2020

As we have just ended another online

service we would like to thank our

technical team for all they have been

doing. This morning it was Jon White,

Andy Knott and Joseph White in the

Chapel and Dan Simonds was

working from home. Thanks guys!

6th September 2020

Today Chris Burrell considers change and seeing it through God's eyes in Word for the Day. You can find it here.

5th September 2020

In Word for the Day Allan Aspinall shares a personal testimony of how a passage of scripture helped him through a challenging time in his life. You can read it here.

4th September 2020

Today we have a spoken Word for the Day from Brenda Parsons based on Psalm 116 and a meditation that encourages us to help the struggling. You can hear it here.

3rd September 2020

One might think that Word for the Day from Rev Graham Banks is aimed at musicians although we suspect that most of us know enough about music to get the message. You can see it here.

2nd September 2020

Today, at 2pm, Helen will be waiting to meet you on Zoom for a chat. There is no agenda, just an opportunity for chat and sharing and to see some perhaps familiar faces. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing Helen here.

2nd September 2020

Another Word for the Day from Miranda Shieh today and she is thinking about staying focussed. You can read it here.

1st September 2020

A reminder that this evening we resume our online Prayer Meetings at 7.30pm. The Zoom login details are here or if you are not registered for the Members part of the website you can request the details by emailing us here.

1st September 2020

Our Word for the Day is the next in our series on the book of Galatians. Today it is looking at Chapter 3 and is provided by Iain Colville. You can read it here.

 


 

The archive from March and the rest of April 2020 is here and from 21st April to 31st August is here