Visit to Northumbria Community April 2015
On our third visit to the Northumbria Community we again included someone who had not been before. Read her account here.
Chocolate in Lent?! This year the Churches Together in Stocksfield and Mickley used the film Chocolat as a basis for discussion groups. We thoroughly enjoyed using the film clips to help us discover more about the Christian understanding of community, growth and change.
House of Bishops' letter to all members 'Who is my neighbour?'
In February 2015, the House of Bishops wrote to all members asking us to think about our involvement in the then forthcoming General Election. Their letter, which covers many aspects of our witness and activity in the world, can be read at https://churchofengland.org/media-centre/news/2015/02/house-of-bishops%27-pastoral-letter-on-the-2015-general-election.aspx The press release which summarises the content can also be found at this link.
Details of the Open Diocesan Synod 16 May 2015 Rothbury which considered the Reform and Renewal programme