Posts from November 2016

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Advent Fayre 2016

by mattsaville

Our Advent Fayre took place on Saturday 26th November. It was an amazing day, full of laughter, joy and fun! We welcomed hundreds of people from our local community to see God’s work in action. Just take a look, the photographs speak for themselves. The icing on the cake? We raised much needed funds for […]


by mattsaville

Wilderness provides a quiet space for those who are world-weary, feeling low, or simply seeking space. It is held at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Crookhorn on: Sunday 27th November 6:30pm to 8:30pm Monday 28th November 10.00am to 12.00pm, 2.00pm to 4.00pm and 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Drop in and out as you need.

From the Vicarage: November

by mattsaville

If you read Pompey Chimes (the newspaper of the Diocese of Portsmouth) you may have read about Leading your Church into Growth in this month’s edition.  Last month Sandra (our Lay Minister), Mark (our Curate) and myself spent a few days away on this course. The message of Jesus Christ is as relevant today as […]

Mission of the Month: Simeon’s Trustees

by mattsaville

The trustees take their name from Charles Simeon who was born in Reading in 1759.  He became a zealous evangelical Christian whilst studying at Kings College, Cambridge University.  Cambridge was very different from today.  It was a county town, poorly appointed, with no street lights and carriages could only move with some difficulty even on […]