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Coming Sundays at All Saints

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Join us these coming weeks as we continue to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.


Sunday 23rd April

8.00am BCP Communion
10.00am Healing Eucharist
11.30am APCM + Bring & Share Lunch
6.30pm Evensong

Sunday 30th April

9.00am Breakfast & Pilgrimage
10.00am All Age Eucharist
3.00pm Open Space
6.30pm Evensong 
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APCM Report & Accounts

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At our annual meeting we celebrate a year in the life of the church family, and elect new council members and officers.

Everyone is very welcome at 11.30am 23rd April, followed by a bring and share lunch.

The reports are available to download here:

Annual Report
Accounts


Good Friday Children's Craft Workshop

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Lent & Holy Week 2017

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Lent Courses are running throughout Lent. Please contact us for details
Monday of Holy Week 19.30 Reflection Tuesday of Holy Week 19.30 Stations of the Cross Wednesday of Holy Week 19.30 Eucharist & Anointing Thursday of Holy Week 19.30 Eucharist & Foot Washing. Watch. Good Friday  10:00 Children's Workshop (until 13.00)
14:00 The Liturgy of the Cross Holy Saturday 20.00 The Service of Light Easter Day 5th April 08.00 BCP Eucharist,
10.00 Family Eucharist
18.30 Evensong Easter Monday 09.00 Breakfast then Easter Pilgrimage

Sue's Camino - France through Northern Spain

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I suppose this adventure really began back in 1979 when my parents and I walked the Pilgrims’ Way from Winchester to Canterbury. 
In those days the idea of going on pilgrimage was less common than it is today, but somehow I had heard about the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostella – in Medieval times the third most prestigious destination behind Jerusalem and Rome, and announced that one day I would do it! Well it was thirty years later that I actually set out one Saturday morning from St Alban’s Cathedral, and since then I have been making my way south towards Spain, doing a little more each year, and noting my thoughts and experiences in The Diary of a Scruffy Little Pilgrim – (- the title arose on the first day when I rounded the corner onto the courtyard in front of All Saints Centre, London Colney and found myself in the midst of a wedding party without a wedding garment!) 
Now I am preparing to complete the whole of the Camino Franc├ęs through Northern Spain, in one g…

Dear Friends - We Believe in Jesus Christ

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father, God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God, begotten, not made, of one Being with the Father. What's in a name? We may say it in the creed and use it in our worship but do we grasp the fulness of 'Jesus Christ's meaning? Christian language does not always aid us in our comprehension!

Take for example the word Priest. Paul speaks of his ministry using the Greek word for Old Testament priests:
"to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles in the priestly service of the gospel of God"(Romans 15:16) However, that is not the term most commonly used for ministers in the Bible.

The main term for leaders in the early church was presbyteros meaning elder. Now these elders were not all old (as priests are not all old today!) but they were spiritual mothers and fathers, as Paul himself describes himself:
"In Christ Jesus I became your father through the gospel…

Forthcoming Events

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All the latest events coming up at All Saints.