Be Anxious for Nothing

Mark has been thinking of ways to keep the flame of faith alive. We would like to point you to a study series by the US church pastor and author Max Lucado. His theme is “Anxious for nothing”, which seems… Read more

St John’s Bookworm-in-Chief

Sophia is reading hard. She aims to read 40 books in 40 days on her way to completing her Lenten Challenge. So far she has managed to raise no less than £400 for Mercy Ships!!! Gifts to charities all over… Read more

Keep Calm and Run a Light Party

Lesley is currently hard at work planning for the next Light Party to present a Christian  message to parents and children at Halloween. Will It happen this year? We pray and hope. One thing we do know, as soon as… Read more

Pray for Christians is Turkey

Pray for Christians is Turkey (no 36 on the world watch list.) The strong religious nationalism puts a lot of pressure on Christians – it is believed that a true Turk must be a Sunni Muslim. After the failed coup… Read more

Swindon Food Collective

Donations of food can still be placed at Asda West Swindon and Orbital North; Tesco Ocotal Way; Waitrose Wichelstowe; Morrisons Haydon Wick and Eldene; Co-op Gorse Hill, Covingham and Clive Parade

Director’s Cut

Paul is doing a great job editing our services. However, it would be good to give him a break from time to time. Do we have other members of the church who have the skills or can access the appropriate… Read more

Raymond Gets Another Role

The Area Dean, Rev Clive Deverell, resigned from his post for personal reasons last week. +Viv asked me if I would take over as Acting Area Dean of Swindon during the present emergency. We will hold fresh elections once all… Read more

Upcoming Services

Sunday Services from The Vicarage at 11:00am With Easter less than three weeks away, we are going to look on three successive Sundays at… Three Days in the Life and Death of Jesus of Nazareth No Friend of Caesar –… Read more

Future Bulletins

It could be a number of months before we meet up again face-to-face. I thought it would be good in future bulletins for people to let us know what is going on in their lives during the enforced lockdown. It… Read more