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The Gospel According To Bagpuss

Did you grow up watching Bagpuss? A young girl named Emily owns a shop. (This oddity is never explained) She goes out and finds things that are lost and broken and brings them back to her shop. The creatures who … Continue reading

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An Anxious, Wobbly Church

“We’re not getting any younger…..” Is probably one of the phrases I hear most in church congregations locally.  The Church of England feels very wobbly at the moment.  Congregations are ageing and not seeing where the new generation of believers … Continue reading

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The Power Rangers on Noah’s Ark

Week by week a collection of small children, clutching toy animals, begin to arrive at the church, brought by parents, grandparents and child-minders. Pushchairs are squeezed through the narrow doorway – or we wrestle with the big, iron bolts, so … Continue reading

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