Come to the Informal Service at St John’s on 7 Jan at 11:00 – 11:45. The service includes a bible reading, prayers, worship songs and some activities for all ages. This month the theme is Epiphany.
Hello, today we have a veritable smorgasbord of services for you, a completely different one for each of our churches including different sermons. Perhaps you can enjoy them all through the week. At St John’s we have an Easter 3 service looking at the story of Cleopas on the road to Emmaus, St George’s are … Continue reading Worship for 3rd Sunday of Easter, St George’s Day and St Mark’s Day
Alleluia, Christ is Risen. He is risen indeed, Alleluia! Here are today’s services, with a few extras thrown in. If you haven’t signed up for our E News, or Weekly Notices, please do so. Includes information about what is coming in the next week and the week after. Two items I would like to draw … Continue reading Easter Sunday
Our thanks to those who have sent images and thoughts for this Easter weekend. Please keep them coming. We would usually have an Easter Garden at the churches but as we can’t visit them at the moment, people have been creating them in their own gardens.. Here are ones by Sorrel, Maxine and Kris. We … Continue reading Easter scrapbook
Please note, this has been postponed. Look out for a new date later in the year. Come and hear about the ambitious plans to create a community hub and café in St John’s Church, at an exhibition on Saturday, March 28, at 3pm and 7pm. The church is going to be developed so that it … Continue reading Invitation to hear about plans for St John’s – postponed.
Matthew 11:2-11 What is the source of John’s question? Was it asked on his own behalf, or on behalf of others? Was it a question of impatience – when was Jesus going to start judging, or was it one of misunderstanding the role of Messiah. Did John know Jesus was the Messiah before he was … Continue reading Advent 3 – John the Baptist
This Christmas the three churches – St George’s, Badshot Lea; St John’s, Hale; and St Mark’s, Upper Hale – have a range of services and we sincerely hope that there will be something that will suit everyone: St George’s Sunday, December 15, 6pm. Carols by Candlelight. Friday, December 20, 7pm. A Journey to Bethlehem. Sunday, … Continue reading It’s Christmas!
Christmas kicks off at St George’s Church, on Friday, December 6, when the Carillon Singers stage a concert there from 7.30pm. The Carillon Singers are a four-part, 30-strong choir, and on December 6 they will perform a varied programme including traditional favourites such as The First Nowell and O Come, All Ye Faithful, together with … Continue reading A Christmas Carillon at St George’s
A bishop, a mayor, an archdeacon and clergy and church members old and new joined the celebratory service for the 175th birthday of St John’s on Sunday, November 24. St John’s was consecrated in November 1844 and the service on Sunday – which was led by the Bishop of Guildford and attended by the Mayor … Continue reading 175th birthday service at St John’s
St John’s Church, Hale, was packed on Saturday night when people of all generations gathered for the Farnham Festival of Remembrance, to pay tribute to all who have suffered and died in armed conflict and to pray for peace in a divided, war-torn world. The Festival featured the Royal British Legion and other representatives of … Continue reading ‘When I hear The Last Post I think of him’