Ideas for Keeping Lent

Lent is now upon us, and we can start to look forward to Easter. Keep Lent with us by doing one of these: Love Life, Live Lent – daily suggestions for action, for adults and children, booklets available in church Prayer Diary – daily prayer suggestions, in churchBorrow a book from the church library Come to church every Sunday, 8.00, 10.00 or…

New Vicar Appointed

The Bishop of Ely has appointed the Revd Nicholas Moir (currently Vicar of Waterbeach and Rector of Landbeach) to be the new Vicar of St Andrew’s Chesterton. He is married, with two children and will move to the parish later in the summer. More information will follow later.

Congregation provides generous financial support

Members of St Andrew’s have again proved themselves to be generous in financial giving by supporting the “Hospice at Home” appeal locally, and the Azul Wasi “Blue House” project for homeless children in Peru. Just a little over £5,000 has been raised for the two charities so far from personal donations and a raft of fund-raising activities. St Andrew’s Church has a…

Christmas worship well supported

The many, varied Christmas and Epiphany services were well supported once again at St Andrew’s. From the noisy, bustling Crib Service (where many in the congregation were under five years of age), to the quieter more reflective Epiphany service and procession of Wise Men, the people of Chesterton helped to dispel the myth that Christianity is dead in the UK. Over 600…