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Looking after our mental health

As Christians, we are called to love our neighbours as ourselves. How do we look after our mental health and energy levels, especially in times like this? Rev. Liz recommends this webinar. Post expires at 5:47pm on Sunday January 2nd, 2022

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Are you a survivor or victim of church related abuse?

Could you help the Diocese of Guildford to learn from the past and protect the future? The Diocese of Guildford is currently reviewing all its records, across all 162 parishes, to ensure that all safeguarding concerns and allegations have been identified, reported, and appropriately actioned. Critical to this, is the voice of survivors and victims. The Diocese of Guildford wants to listen to and to learn from your experiences and ensure that your voices are heard throughout this review process. Coming forward Anybody who would like to give information or make disclosures about church-related abuse is asked to contact Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Jackie Broadfoot (jackie.broadfoot@cofeguildford.org.uk 07918 559387). Support is available The Diocese recognises that coming forward may be extremely difficult and dedicated support has been set up for you. Two confidential listening services have been set up, for those people who have experienced church related abuse but who might want to talk through their experiences and feelings before taking any next step. To find out more about the support available click here. Building the safest community we can Bishop Andrew, Diocesan Bishop for the Diocese of Guildford explains why we are doing this: “It is important we do everything we… Read More

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A booklet of prayer for the Nation

A booklet of prayer has been created and is available here. Post expires at 8:01am on Sunday November 7th, 2021

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Light a candle of hope: A national call to prayer

Presidents of Churches Together in England have issued a call to prayer in the light of the Coronavirus pandemic. This is for all churches and people of prayer to join on Sunday 22nd March, Mothering Sunday. They write…. Post expires at 3:20pm on Sunday March 21st, 2021

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A pastoral letter from the Bishop of Guildford

The last few days and weeks have been a confusing and bewildering time for us all. A growing number across our communities have contracted the coronavirus, of whom a small proportion have died. A far greater number are now self-isolating, including many able-bodied men and women over the age of 70. Social gatherings have increasingly come to a halt. The economy is in freefall. And yesterday we all received the news that church services are to be suspended for the time being, so as to seek to contain the virus: another unprecedented move at a time when the very word ‘unprecedented’ is becoming almost a cliché. a pastoral letter from the bishop of guildford_3 Post expires at 8:17pm on Thursday March 18th, 2021

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Photographic Competition Cancelled

We are sad to have to announce the cancellation of the Photographic Competition. Fewer entries have arrived than anticipated. We hope to revisit the idea when a next opportunity presents itself. Capel & Ockley PCC

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Reports to the Special Parochial Church Meeting – 11 Feb 2018

Dear Friends, Please find attached the report over 2017 to the coming Special Parochial Church Meeting on Sunday Feb 11th after the 10:30 service. SPCM report 2018

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