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Interests: Things that make me think - technology, music, culture and theology, movies, preparing worship, prayer. Things that help me think - music, photography, running in the woods, prayer, silence.
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As of the 9th March We met yesterday as a Church Council. We want to re-open, but we do want to take this gradually and watch our step closely. We know that more and more of our Church Family have had at least one vaccination, but also know that some... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2021 at ChadTalks
Here are the various links for the week ahead. Sunday 7th 10am Morning Worship on Facebook and YouTube. Coffee time afterwards from 11ish on Zoom Topic: Coffee time Time: Mar 7, 2021 11:00 AM London Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 858 3195 4410 Passcode: 934419 and Google Meet Join:... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2021 at ChadTalks
Image a better thing than to arrive according to Robert Louis Stevenson. Sadly, plans for most of us with travel in 2020 (and seemingly well into 2021 as well) have been well and truly kiboshed. The Silk Road still has a draw; that mix of history, religions, politics, art and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2021 at a pilgrimage of sorts
Here are the various links to Zoom and Meet for this coming week. Sunday 28th 11am Coffee time chat Join Zoom Meeting or Meet Sunday 28th 4pm Evening Worship Join Zoom Meeting Wednesday 3rd March 9:45am Midweek coffee break Join Zoom Meeting Thursday 4th March 7:45pm... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2021 at ChadTalks
Here is the link to the Midweek Catch up, 11am on the 17th February hosted by Adrian. Join Zoom Meeting Please make sure you have your name displaying correctly so Adrian knows to let you in. Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2021 at ChadTalks
Dear all. This Sunday's service will be on Zoom, hosted by Matthew. The link is below. Matthew Brinicombe is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 849 2602 1424 Passcode: 760165 Please try to make sure your name on Zoom is correct to allow... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2021 at ChadTalks
We have updated the service pattern with Zoom links for some upcoming services. Download Service pattern for Feb and Mar 21 Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2021 at ChadTalks
Jacquie has written another letter for this week to encourage us all. Download Tuesday 2nd February 2021 Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2021 at ChadTalks
Many apologies about the delay in uploading, but here is Jacquie's letter for this week. Download Tuesday 26th January 2020 Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2021 at ChadTalks
This is the plan for our Lent Course for this year. The document has links to the materials we intend to use and the Zoom links for the seven sessions. Please let me know if you have any questions. Download Lent Course plan Feb and Mar 21 Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2021 at ChadTalks
This is the current intended plan as we understand restrictions and in light of the current very high rate of infections locally. We will modify this pattern if the situation changes. Download Service pattern for Feb and Mar 21 Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2021 at ChadTalks
Jacquie has written a letter for us for this week. Download 19.1.21 Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2021 at ChadTalks
A new letter from Jacquie. Download Tuesday 12th January 2021 Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2021 at ChadTalks
As announced we are moving these services to Zoom because of the high rate of Covid infections locally. We appreciate Zoom is not the ideal solution for everyone. Zoom requires you use a link to get access to the service and the links are below. These links are public, and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2021 at ChadTalks
Following the heightened restrictions brought in on the 4th January we are suspending worship in the building and the revised pattern is below. We will review this at the beginning of February but I am intending to replace Evening Worship on 17th January and 7th February with a service on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2021 at ChadTalks
We have found that our regular interaction online might not make up for not being able to be present with each other in Church as we used to, but it is better than not meeting online. We are planning to slowly use our Church building more often as we feel... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2021 at ChadTalks
Please find below our latest pattern for the coming two months. We will continue to monitor the situation, but in the mean time it seems the sensible thing is to keep a rolling two months plan which can be amended at short notice if needs change. Download Service pattern for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2020 at ChadTalks
Please find attached the plan for services now we know the outcome of the announcement of Tier 3 and the guidelines for use of places of worship. Download Service pattern for Dec 20 and Jan 21 Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2020 at ChadTalks
Following the Governments announcement over the weekend of a new lockdown from this Thursday until the 2nd December, we have updated our service pattern to remove services in Church prior to the 2nd December. This may change further as guidance and advice come through. Download St Chad's Services Nov and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2020 at ChadTalks
This is the first draft of the services for November and December. It may need to be amended based on changes in Government guidance or availability of people to support the services, especially those we plan to have in Church. Download St Chad's Services Nov and Dec 20 rev 1... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2020 at ChadTalks
We have made a few amendments to Evening Service times and removed reference to having Zoom and Google Meet running in the evenings. Download St Chad's Services Sep and Oct 20 Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2020 at ChadTalks
Here is our current service plan, subject to changes in Government guidelines (which have a habit of being short notice). Download St Chad's Services Sep and Oct 20 Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2020 at ChadTalks
Dear all, Delayed by me for a day, but her is Jacquie's letter for yesterday. Download Monday 3rd AUGUST 2020 Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2020 at ChadTalks
A letter from Jacquie for today. Download Tuesday 22nd July 2020 Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2020 at ChadTalks
Following discussion at Church Council we are aiming to continue livestreaming our main Sunday morning services and gradually introduce Evening Prayer which would allow a small group to meet in the Church and we would have Google Meet and Zoom running to encourage involvement as we pray and read Scripture... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2020 at ChadTalks