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Easter 2021

We had a balancing act this year shall we church or shall we Zoom? In the end we did both! We had the Service of Light at 8.00 a.m. in All Saint’s Ashwicken, which is our church in the fields. … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea and Heartwood C of E Primary School, Norfolk

Our link with Papua New Guinea remains strong in the Diocese of Norwich. We are aware that life is tough for the people of PNG at the moment as Covid19 hits the area. We have a presentation to deliver to … Continue reading

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Jerusalem and the Nuns in Dublin

I am still dancing and singing this tune. The nuns in a closed order in Dublin thought they would do something to lighten our spirits and to bring us hope. It’s worked! Rev’d Sue Martin

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Water – Life Giving

I received a leaflet this week with my Church Times, called Water; The Truth from WaterAid. On the front cover was a picture of a child full of smiles under a shower tap andĀ  breaking news, that for the first … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful.

We have good news! Jesus came to dwell among us. We have good news! The vaccine is a great success and we are leaders in the world, ready to roll out worldwide. So let us not be glum! Let us … Continue reading

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Strange Times but a sign of hope!

We live in strange times. Somewhat of an understatement I know. Times are difficult, unpredictable, sometimes we are in the doldrums and it is like we are becalmed in a vast ocean Other times we are bashed about like the … Continue reading

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Advent 4 Mary and Elizabeth

Does this seem a particularly dark and gloomy time of year? Or is it just me? More than everĀ  we need the light of the world to come among us. If He could also stop all the messages about Covid … Continue reading

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On this day…

Six weeks ago I was one of a number of pilgrims from Norwich Diocese on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. We stopped in the Garden of Gethsemane and looked over the valley to Jerusalem. We visited the house of … Continue reading

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Have we locked God in the church?

Have we really locked God in the church along with the pews? Did we firmly turn the key and slide the bolt so we can’t get in and He can’t get out? Over the last week , or is it … Continue reading

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Holy Land Pilgrimage 2020 – Thoughts and Experiences

We arrived back in the UK from the pilgrimage with the Norwich Diocese on March 2nd, pilgrims together, full of thoughts and experiences that would stay with us forever. For many it was the first and possibly only visit to … Continue reading

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