The significance of a signature

Thank you to everyone who signed the sheet that accompanied our Christmas greetings card, sent by email, to our Mission Partners. This is what it meant to some of them when they received your signatures and Christmas card greetings this year: Jonathan and Robinah Beesigomwe: “Many times the Christmas Cards with those signatures and prayers...

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Stone Town Advent Window Trail 2022

A very warm welcome to this, our 13th year of the Christ Church, Stone,Community Advent Calendar. We are excited and ready to see all thewonderful Advent Window displays this year and look forward to meetingeveryone who is able to join in with this year’s event.This year the displays will be up for the whole of...

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Taking the Long View

Looking back can trap us in nostalgia. Lionel Bart’s, musical comedy “Fing’s ain’t what they used to be” humorously summed up the attitude in the nineteen sixties. In stark contrast  we share in the sadness of the exiled writer of Psalm 137 “By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion”....

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What are you worth?

Hospital Notes 36 As a Volunteer at UHNM I receive a parking permit for the staff car parks at both Royal Stoke and County Hospitals and last month I had to go into the ‘Volunteer Coordinators Office’ to collect my new pass. While there I was struck by a poster on the wall which read…...

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Children and Families Update – Trekkers!

We have launched a new club called Trekkers for first school age children – and it has been going well! We have met Wednesday afternoons with some children from Christ Church First School. They enjoy a drink and a biscuit, run around playing a couple of games, then listen and discuss some Bible teaching, and...

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