After Christmas

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway Mary and Joseph took two white doves to the temple as a presentation to God.  You might like to cut out and make a simple dove to remind you. You, also, might like to offer a special thanks to God for the … More After Christmas

Christmas

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway You have four Christmas puzzles to try while you wait for the dinner to cook! ******* Look at the art of the nativity – ‘The visit of the shepherds by Giotto di Bondone’ and ‘The Adoration of the Magi by Albrecht Dürer … More Christmas

4th Advent

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway Read ‘The role of Joseph’ by Jack Stroman. *******  Study the artwork: “Joseph with Infant” by Guercino (1591-1666) ******** You might like to colour the ‘stained glass window’: Joseph and Mary alone together ******* Light the pink candle and add it to … More 4th Advent

3rd Advent

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway You might like to colour the ‘stained glass window’ which reminds us of Mary’s visit to Elizabeth. ******* Elizabeth gladly offered her support to her young cousin. What support (the ‘fruits of the spirit – or, to put it another way, the … More 3rd Advent

2nd Advent

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway Remembering the visit of the Angel Gabriel to Mary you might like to colour the ‘stained glass window’ representing the Annunciation. ******* Jesus’ family tree is given in Matthew and Luke. We have a church family tree – people who have supported … More 2nd Advent

1st Advent

Read the ‘Liturgy and prayer’ specially written for us by Rev Kathy Galloway You might like to colour the Advent wreath on which you will place a candle every week. ******* Light a white tea-light for the First Sunday in Advent. ******* Remembering that Zacharias attended to the incense burning in the Temple, light the … More 1st Advent

Advent Pack 2021

Last Advent, the whole country was under considerable restriction about where we could go and who we could meet. These were, of course, the result of the rules and regulations associated with the COVID19 pandemic. We were unable to worship together in Wellington church and could only meet online. Nor could many of us share … More Advent Pack 2021