News (Page 33)

A meditation on the Passion

There will be a special service for Palm Sunday evening (5 April, 6.30pm) with readings from Christina Rossetti and G A Studdert Kennedy (‘Woodbine Willie’) as well as from the bible (including the Passion reading); music (sung by New Voices) will include Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Kenneth Leighton’s Solus ad Victimam and Heinrich Schutz’s Praise to thee, Lord Jesus.

Parish Weekend Talks

We’ve put up the talks from parish weekend. Adrian Chatfield lead several sessions on the theme of “Oasis”, which can be downloaded or listened to on here on the website.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting (Sunday, 29th March)

The Annual Parochial Church Meeting will take place on Sunday, 29th March. Here are copies of the reports and documents that will presented: Annual Report for 2008 Accounts for 2008 Notes to the accounts St Andrew’s Hall Accounts 2008 Balance sheet for St Andrew’s Hall Minutes of last year’s meeting

Azul Wasi

We’ve added some information about Azul Wasi, a project in Peru to give a home to street children. There’s some recent news, details about fund-raising activities and lots of photos.

A Lenten journey through the desert

This year’s focus for Lent at St Andrew’s is the desert – on the face of it, an arid, lifeless, depressing place, but in fact full of life, love and beauty. Details of the five-week Lent course (which begins in the first week of March) are here.