“Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, thy servants, to whom thou swarest by thine own self, and saidst unto them, I will multiply your seed as the stars of heaven, and all this land that I have spoken of will I give unto your seed, and they shall inherit it for ever.” Exodus 32:13 “Praise ye […]
“Sir, didst not thou sow good seed in thy field? from whence then hath it tares? He said unto them, An enemy hath done this. The servants said unto him, Wilt thou then that we go and gather them up? Nay; lest while ye gather up the tares, ye root up also the wheat with […]
The Christmas nativity is quite remarkable on a number of levels. Traditionally we rejoice in the story of Jesus’ birth – the birth of the world’s great King, who continues to reign with God’s Love. The Gospel of John, describes how “the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us…for God so loved the world, […]
The Angel Festival ‘wire angel’ in the tower has now, as you’ll have seen, been joined by a constellation of decorative and artistic stars, made during their pre-Christmas visit to St M’s by pupils of Pownall Green Primary School. An unexpected additional result of this creativity was that we’ve discovered something that spreads faster (and […]
Many households in Bramhall, Cheadle Hulme, and Woodford recently went without a supply of running water for 24 hours or more. Think what it would be like never to have water constantly on tap, for that’s the way it is for most village families in the Diocese of Newala. That’s why St Michael’s is doing […]
Belated congratulations to Fr Bob, who mentioned en passant at the beginning of last Sunday’s 10am service that it was the 45th anniversary of his Ordination, which took place on 18th December 1971 in Durham Cathedral. Rising to the occasion, the Churchwardens presented gifts to Bob and Joan at the end of the service. They […]
Our first event of the New Year is a Supper with a talk – ‘Finding True Peace’ – by Bryan Corke. Bryan has been involved in missionary work in Europe as well as in part-time ministry since 1995. He worked for 48 years in health care as a prosthetist, and misses the privilege of working […]
Next Kaleidoscope Eucharist is on 15th January, and not on 22nd January as stated on last Sunday’s Kaleidoscope service-sheet. The celebrant and preacher (at 8am and Kaleidoscope) will be the Archdeacon of Macclesfield, the Ven Ian Bishop. We look forward to welcoming you to the first Kaleidoscope of 2017.
Envelopes for donations to Christian Aid’s emergency appeal for Yemen are available in the porches. Please ask a sidesperson if you want one and can’t see them. Please complete the section on the envelope to Gift Aid your donation, if applicable, and put the envelope in the collection plates at the rear of the church.
It is intended to organise a quiet retreat to Foxhill (the Chester Diocesan conference and retreat centre, near Frodsham) from 3rd to 5th October next year. If you’d like to join in please sign the list on the noticeboard in the church hall lobby, or for further details please contact David or Ann Walker or […]