Posted: October 2016
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Writing in our Annual Report, our minister Rev. Helen Kirk said, "Once again, we come to the end of another busy year and as I read this report I find myself astonished and grateful for the myriad of volunteers who contribute to the life of Aylesbury Methodist Church and community centre. At AMC, we seek to be more than a town centre building...but an inclusive and welcoming community."...
A figure lying on a park bench, shrouded in a ragged blanket which covers the head and face, but with bare feet showing... It might seem an unusual subject for a sculpture. Look closely, though, and notice that the feet bear the marks of having been pierced by nails. This homeless man lying on a bench is Jesus.The sculpture was created by the Canadian sculptor Timothy Schmalz who, since 2013...
Our Candlelit Carol Service is this coming Sunday, 17th December at 5pm. It is a festival of lessons and carols telling the story of the nativity with readings from the Bible and traditional Christmas carols. Congregational singing will be accompanied by the Organ, Choir, Music Group and Youth Choir. Readings will be by members and friends of the church and the service will be led by our...