Posted: April 2019
On Easter Sunday, our packed, multinational church, was united in its celebration of the Easter message of love and hope. But amidst the celebration, there was also time to remember and pray for our Sri Lankan members and their family & friends back home.
Our minister Rev. Helen Kirk tweeted, "Fabulous cross of flowers as ever at Aylesbury Methodists. A real privilege to not only lead worship but to baptise 1, confirm 6 and welcome 14 into membership. And once again we ran out of wine at communion..." No wonder we needed to pull back our new sliding glass screen to allow more chairs downstairs for the service!
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I am grateful for the last 5 years that Andrew and I have shared with you all at Aylesbury. For your hospitality, your stories, love, grace, laughter and friendship; for your openness to share your vulnerabilities and willingness to challenge us when we have got things wrong. A shared journey in the presence of God.And now we now look to start new journeys, as you welcome the Atkinsons and...
This Sunday, July 14th is Action for Children Sunday. Following the morning Family and Brigades' service, led by Rev. Helen Kirk, there will be a CAKE AND PRODUCE STALL in the Hall, to raise funds for their work to improve the lives of thousands of vulnerable children and young people. So this is an invitation to all to please come into the Hall to browse and support the stall.We will be...
Writing about a visit with church friends to a concert at the Royal Albert Hall, Ann Dunbar writes, "There were other memories that I recalled... of being there over 60 years ago with a rather different group of Methodists — mostly teenagers! We were from a North London church youth club, attending the London Weekend celebrations of the Methodist Association of Youth Clubs, MAYC, along with...