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  • The School Altar

    The School Altar

    Jenny writes: We all wanted to say thank you to the children and the school for such a lot of help when we needed a place to meet while the floor was being mended at our church building.  Every week our church would meet up in the school hall on a Sunday and use the…

  • Chichester Flower Festival

    Chichester Flower Festival

    Beverly writes: Congratulations to our very own Barbara Hoy, flower arranger extraordinaire! Barbara and her friend from Lindfield triumphed at the Chichester Festival of Flowers with a resplendent display around the font. The theme of the whole festival was Creation and what a tribute to creativity and God’s blessings it was. Barbara’s display around the…

  • Welcome packs recognised: Faith in Sussex

    Welcome packs recognised: Faith in Sussex

    Great to see Jenny featured in Faith in Sussex this month doing her bit to welcome newcomers to the village with the church Welcome packs. Thank you so much Jenny and the team who help you.

  • Pet Service

    Pet Service

    Beverley writes: “What a lovely time we had at the Pet Service. Apart from the 43 adults and 4 children who came along, we were very excited to welcome 9 dogs, 2 guinea pigs and 2 stick insects. I am pleased to say that even the adults behaved themselves and Harry (the dog) really enjoyed…

  • Reuben’s Christening

    Reuben’s Christening

    On Sunday 12th May baby Reuben joined our church family. Read about it here …

  • Women’s Ordination to the Priesthood: 30th Anniversary

    Women’s Ordination to the Priesthood: 30th Anniversary

    On Monday 13th May Beverley and Jean went to Chichester Cathedral to join in the Diocesan celebrations for the 30th anniversary of women’s ordination to the priesthood.  It was a jolly, joyful occasion led by women and at the end of the service all the women priests were ‘welcomed home’ to the cathedral by Bishop…

  • We’ve been spotted!

    We’ve been spotted!

    We’ve been spotted on the Diocesan Facebook page: see top right photo.

  • Wheels for the World

    Wheels for the World

    Read Gaynor’s account of her encounter with Wheels for the World in Rio de Janiero, and her description of this amazing charity. Talk first delivered at Lent Course Thursday, March 14 2024.

  • Time Capsules Placed Under New Floor at St Augustine’s Church

    Time Capsules Placed Under New Floor at St Augustine’s Church

    On Sunday 21st January, in a history-making moment, time capsules were placed under the new floor at St Augustine’s Church, Scaynes Hill. This came at the end of a special service led by the Rt Rev’d Ruth Bushyager, Bishop of Horsham. The Vicar, the Rev’d Beverley Miles, told the congregation that the wonderful space under…