Category Archives: Lent

Bishop David speaks about Lent

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Living his Story – Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2021 Lent Book

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Shrove Tuesday by Nicky Barber

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Living in Love and Faith – 2021 Lent Course

Dear All Just in case anyone who would like to attend this course has not noted how to do so please do send me an email if you would like to attend.  Here are the details again: Best wishes Alex

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Living in Love and Faith – Lent Course 2021

Dear Parishioners, This year our Lent Course is going to be a bit different.  We will be doing the Living in Love and Faith Course produced by the Church of England.  As many of you will know, the Church of … Continue reading

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Ecumenical Service with the Catholic Parish of St Peter’s and the Winchester Martyrs Monday 2nd March 2020 at St Swithun’s Martyr Worthy

Dear Neighbours, The Catholics and the Anglicans in the Itchen Valley are again working together on a service of the Stations of the Cross on Monday 2nd March at St Swithun’s Martyr Worthy supported by the Itchen Valley Parish Choir … Continue reading

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Lent Course 2019 – Sharing God’s Life by Revd. Alex Pease

Around 10 of us have spent the last few weeks meeting together over coffee and tea and biscuits at St John’s Itchen Abbas to work through the Diocesan Lent Course for 2018 ‘Sharing God’s Life’  which helps to unpack the … Continue reading

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Lent Lunch Tomorrow at St John’s Church

Please do come along to Lent Lunch tomorrow at 11.45am – 2pm for a simple lunch of homemade soup, bread and cheese.  Everybody is welcome and there will be toys and space for the children to play. The funds raised … Continue reading

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Teach Effectively – Road to Emmaus (Luke 24.13-35)

This is my sermon from yesterday and my talk for the Lent Group session 4. Introduction Today we are thinking about how we can help people grow in their faith, how they can grow up to be fully like Christ. … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: be reconciled to God

(2 Corinthians 5.20-6.10 ) ‘we entreat you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God’ (2 Corinthians 5.20) writes Paul to the church in Corinth. In the six words it takes Paul to write this in Greek he encapsulates both … Continue reading

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Lent 2015

Lent is a time of reflection and contemplation as we examine ourselves and ask what Jesus is saying to his Church today. To help us do this, we will be running the Diocesan Lent Course on five Tuesdays starting on … Continue reading

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