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What is Lent all about?

Reading: Mark 1 vs 9 - 15 The Baptism of Jesus In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee ...
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Ready for the test?

Sunday 27 August 17 Sermon on and Sermon by Revd Ginny manning. Is That Your Final Answer? Peter finally gets ...
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Revd Adrian Watkins - Rector of the North Hartismere Benefice

The Faith of the Canaanite Woman: Traversing the Walls of Partition (Matthew 15.10-28)

The Faith of the Canaanite Woman: Traversing the Walls of Partition Or…Discovering Faith and Love where we least expect it ...
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Revd Adrian Watkins - Rector of the North Hartismere Benefice

Lessons from Elijah’s Moment of Weakness for Dealing with Spiritual Depression.

Palgrave - Sunday 13th August - Trinity 9 Bible reading We look at the reasons for Elijah's depression and faintheartedness, ...
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the Parable of the Sower (Matthew 13)

Parable of the Sower (Matthew 13)

Palgrave Praise 16 July 2017 Bible reading: We watched a video by Steve Thomason, about the parable as written down ...
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Revd Adrian Watkins - Rector of the North Hartismere Benefice

The Trinity – Source of our Life as a Loving Community

Bible reading & In my early 20’s I lived in Pakistan. There Muslims would ask me “Do you believe in ...
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Well, well, well – a woman at the well

It's something: it's hot, you're thirsty, there is water, but you can't reach it! That could have easily been the ...
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Going out on a Limb

Benefice Service – Palgrave – 30 October 2016. Sermon by Revd Adrian Watkins on . (Sound is not brilliant as ...
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North Hartismere Benefice Quiet Day “Wait for the Lord!” – Psalm 27.14

“Wait for the Lord!” – Psalm 27.14 Reflection and prayer based on psalm 27 North Hartismere Benefice Quiet Day at ...
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North Hartismere Benefice Quiet Day “Draw near to God” – Psalm 34

“Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you” – James 4.8 Reflection and prayer based on psalm ...
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Got Wisdom? Here’s Your Starter for 10 – Proverbs 8.1-4, 22-31 & John 16.12-15

Got Wisdom? Here's Your Starter for 10 - Proverbs 8.1-4, 22-31& John 16.12-15 My daughter will this coming week complete ...
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Parish News Editorial May 2016: Should we stay or should we go?

In or Out?  Crossing Borders Dear Friends “Should we stay or should we go?” and “In or Out” is the ...
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Our Unity in Diversity is an Essential Basis for Effective Mission: Acts 16.16-34 & John 17.20-end

Our Unity in Diversity is an Essential Basis for Effective Mission and In our reading from Acts, the Apostle Paul ...
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“Finding Meaning and Purpose in Times of Waiting and Transition” – The Ascension: Acts 1.1-11

“Finding Meaning and Purpose in Times of Waiting and Transition” The Ascension: Much of our lives are characterised by the ...
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Praying for the Wind of the Spirit to Bring New Life – The Valley of Dry Bones – Ezekiel 37.1-14

Praying for the Wind of the Spirit to Bring New Life The Valley of Dry Bones - Our culture has ...
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Acts 9.32-43 Peter – A Super Hero?

Was Peter A Super-hero? Have you ever wondered at the appeal of cartoon super-heroes to young and old alike?  For ...
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Hot Air Balloon over Palgrave

Pentecost: Just a lot of hot air?

Pentecost 2016 Bible reading: Pentecost. It was a crucial moment for the followers of Jesus in those very early days ...
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Rt Revd Mike Harrison

Baptism and Confirmation Service – Brome – 24 April 2016

The baptism and confirmation service was let by Rt Revd Mike Harrison. There were 2 candidates baptised and 6 candidates ...
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Parish News Editorial March 2016

Going round in circles Dear Friends, Have you noticed how life seems cyclical? Certain things relentlessly keep coming round – ...
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Parish News Editorial February 2016

“Our Father Who Art in Heaven…” Dear Friends, You may recall the controversy last November when the UK’s three leading ...
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Parish News Editorial December 2015

A Very Mad World? “The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God”. (Mark 1:1) ...
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Parish News Editorial October 2015

“Love the Foreigner as Yourself” Dear Friends The news headlines of this year has been dominated by the refugee (or ...
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Parish News Editorial September 2015

Time for Change? Dear Friends “Where is North Hartismere?” was a question I was often asked as we prepared as ...
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