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Below you will find the last 12 issues of InSpire, our monthly faith based magazine.

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Issue 57 January 2022 Happy New Year to all our Readers

“I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” In this issue we see in the New Year and celebrate Candlemas with our annual Christingle service on 30th January.  Plus we have a New Year Cafe church to look forward to on 9th January. *As for the future….* O my Father, my God, I am in Your hand; and may I rejoice above all things in being so. Do with me what seems good in Your sight; only let me love you with all mind, soul and strength. By John Wesley   January-colour.pdf Post expires at 7:30am on Friday December 30th, 2022Read More »

December 2021 Issue 56 - Christmas blessings to all our readers

Christ became what we are that He might make us what He is. Athanasius Another packed issue with Christmas articles, News from the Pews including an update on how much money was raised at the Christmas Fair and the Royal British Legion 2021 appeal. Also an insight into Eglantyne Jebb  –  Founder of ‘Save the Children’ and a special article on ‘Nine Lessons and Carols’.   There are the regular puzzle pages, Junior Inspire for our younger readers and much more! Happy Christmas to all our readers! December-colour.pdf Post expires at 7:22am on Friday December 2nd, 2022Read More »

October 2021 Issue 55

“Do not measure success by today’s harvest. Measure success by the seeds you plant today.” Robert Louis Stevenson All the regular items including God in the Arts, Puzzles and High Days & Holy Days plus News from the Pews and much more!  This month we celebrate Rev Liz being with us in Capel for ten years! Thank you Liz for your Ministry and friendship and may God bless your continuing service in our Parish. October-colour.pdf Post expires at 3:32pm on Sunday October 2nd, 2022Read More »

Issue 54 September 2021

“The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever’ Isaiah 40:8 Another packed issue with all the regulars, plus a focus on the visit of the Archbishop of Canterbury to our Diocese in September and the Afghanistan crisis with details of Emergency  appeals, together with prayer resources. September-colour.pdf Post expires at 10:54am on Sunday August 28th, 2022Read More »

Issue 53 August 2021 God chose you to be the holy people he loves ...

God chose you to be the holy people he loves … Another packed InSpire issue with lots of regular features plus details of forthcoming events including the Archbishop of Canterbury’s visit to the Diocese in September, Church teas in both Capel and Ockley in August, Cafe church on 8th August, the Capel Blues Festival with Bob Cranham on 27th – 28th August and much more! There are summer holiday activities for our younger readers, tips on attracting bees to your garden and much more besides! Enjoy August! The Editor August-colour.pdf Post expires at 8:45am on Saturday July 30th, 2022Read More »

InSpire magazine Issue 52 July 2021

*’Summer – it’s a God idea’ *… another packed issue with news, reflections, prayers and puzzles.  There is the second part of the entertaining article on working in retail by Chris Cooper. Also, you can see the latest updates on local events such as the fortnightly Capel market, Teas at BOTH Capel and Ockley churches and details of the Capel Blues Festival in August.  Enjoy the summer! July-colour.pdf Post expires at 8:05am on Friday July 1st, 2022Read More »

June 2021 Issue no 51 Happy 95th Birthday to HM The Queen

Inside this issue there are news articles, puzzles, features and items for reflection. We celebrate the return of Church Teas for 2021! We continue the C of E prayer guide – ‘How do I pray when prayer seems impossible?’ and there is an article on ‘100 years of The Royal British Legion’. June-colour.pdf Post expires at 7:23am on Friday June 3rd, 2022Read More »

Issue 50 - May 2021

This issue of InSpire is to remember the members of Ockley Parish and the Rev Henry Whitfield who sailed in May 1639 for the ‘New World’. There are all the regular features and as we celebrate Pentecost this month (previously known as Whitsun) the Revd Canon Paul Hardingham considers how the Holy Spirit can change our lives. This and many other interesting articles! May-colour.pdf Post expires at 8:38am on Sunday May 1st, 2022Read More »

Issue 49 April 2021 Happy Easter

‘For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only son …’ Happy Easter to all our readers.  April’s issue contains the regular articles and features, together with a wonderful selection of Nick Ward’s paintings and his accompanying article.  There are several articles on an environmental theme as a result of the recent ‘Creation Matters’ Lent course. April-colour.pdf Post expires at 7:10am on Saturday April 2nd, 2022Read More »

March 2021 Issue 48 Season of Lent and Easter

This issue contains plenty of resource ideas for Lent, some ‘bakes and makes’ for Easter and features on Mothering Sunday on 14th March. March-2021_issue48_website.pdf Apologies for the resend but we had some technical issues with the issue last week. Post expires at 11:42am on Tuesday March 8th, 2022Read More »

Issue 47 February 2021 Keep me in the shelter of your wings

This month sees Valentine’s Day on 14th and there are articles marking it in this issue.  Also, Lent begins on Wednesday 17th February and we have articles, prayers and reading recommendations from Rev Liz, Parish Pump and the Church Times.  ‘Lent … Reflection, Reconciliation, Renewal’. February_2021_auto-colour.pdf Post expires at 8:08am on Sunday January 30th, 2022Read More »

Issue 42 September 2020 Jesus the Gate of the Sheep

pdf iconWelcome to September’s issue of InSpire.  Lots of news items from The Church Times and Parish Pump, things to make you smile, the usual puzzle pages and a fascinating article written by one of our parishioners Chris Cooper regarding his connection with the Bluebell Railway. Issue-42_full-colour.pdfRead More »

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