Please note that there will be no service at Minskip on 22nd July, and no service at Dunsforth on 19th August.
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After a difficult two years in this parish, Rev Diane has taken the decision to retire. Her last Sunday service in the parish will be Sunday 17 June at 10.45 am at St James Boroughbridge – all five congregations are invited to come together for this occasion. She remains in post as Vicar of the … [Read more…]
There will be a short service of Evening Prayer at St Andrew’s Aldborough, at 7 pm tonight, Friday 1st June 2018. Prayers of thanksgiving will be said for the life of Mr Barry Dodd CBE, Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, who died in the air crash this week. We will continue to hold him, his … [Read more…]
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Mr Barry Dodd CBE, the Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, who has been named this morning as the pilot of the helicopter which crashed near the village of Aldborough. He is a great loss to our county and he will be remembered in prayers … [Read more…]
As the Pilgrims come to the end of the journey, I am sure they will be reflecting on the experience and all they have learned along the way. When they come home, there is another journey awaiting.. “Show me your ways, O Lord, teach me your paths Guide me in your truth and teach me … [Read more…]
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change Courage to change the things I can And wisdom to know the difference God grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway The good fortune to run into the ones I do, And the eyesight to tell the difference! … [Read more…]
Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the creator of the ends of the earth, He will not grow tired or weary and his understanding no one can fathom He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak, Even youths grow tired and weary … [Read more…]
“If you want to be happy, practice compassion” Dalai Lama In order to be compassionate to others, it is necessary to first be compassionate to yourself. Compassion isn’t being ‘soft’, letting yourself or others ‘off the hook’. It is strong and tough but it means understanding with loving kindness. Jesus looked at people and had … [Read more…]
“There are three things that are real – God, human folly and laughter. Since the first two pass our comprehension, we must do what we can with the third!” Aubrey Menen A small boy was sitting watching his father, a priest, write a sermon. “How do you know what to write?” he asked his father. “God … [Read more…]