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Welcome back!

We’re looking forward to getting going with all our Chaplaincy activities over the next couple of weeks. Here’s what’s on this week: at FCH Chapel: Tuesday 12.30pm A Walk in the Park – come along and walk with…

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Small epiphanies

So here we are again, back after Christmas. In Advent we thought about waiting, hoping and preparing. Now we are in the season of Epiphany – when we think of the light shining out from the one who…

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Reflecting back on the year

At the end of the year, it can be really helpful to reflect back over the previous year. Not judging ourselves but noticing our moods and movements. How were the deeper currents in us flowing, below the often…

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Preparing

The third part of our walk through Advent begins with three voices… I am Mary. My time is closer now, I feel the movement within me. Like countless mothers before me I feel the need to prepare, to…

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And so this is Christmas (nearly…)

It was great to see so many of you at the Carol Service last week… This week, as well as welcoming Gardner’s Lane Primary School for their Christmas Service in the Chapel, you are welcome to join us…

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Waiting

I am the voice of a mother, waiting nine months for the time to be completed, for the time to be right. My baby grows slowly, unseen: there is not much I can do but wait! As the…

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Carols and all things Christmassy

Something important is happening on Thursday this week… Ah yes, it’s the University Carol Service at 6.30pm in the Chapel at FCH – with mulled wine and mince pies from 5.30pm. Come after you’ve voted – or before!…

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Walking through Advent

Today we walked through the Chapel, stopping first of all to think about the hopes of Mary, Joseph and Israel – and then about God’s hopes for us. I am Mary, still to be married, young, full of…

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Getting festive

This week we’ll be decorating our chaplaincy spaces – you can get involved at the Chapel on Monday from 5pm, for Cake and Chat and at Park Faith Space on Friday at 2pm when as well as putting…

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A time for gentleness

Are you someone who rushes towards Christmas, and can’t wait? Or someone who resists the Christmas madness until the last minute? This Sunday is Advent Sunday. Advent is a space of preparation before the celebration – a time…

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