August 2015

This month’s blog is by Derek Goodwin, one of our Readers and Church Warden. As I write this blog halfway through September (I had forgotten I’d been asked to do it!) it seems that August was a long time ago. The autumn storms are coming and going and the trees...

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July 2015

We’ve just completed a series on Prayer in our sermons at Great Chart & Singleton – six weeks where we considered ‘ACTION’ prayers – which stand for six aspects of prayer – Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, Intercession, Obligation, Needs. Three things stand out for me from our series on Prayer, one...

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June 2015

This months blog is written by Martin Lees, a Reader and a member of the Singleton Leadership Team “It is not good for man to be alone” – we are designed to be social animals. God Himself is a community – Father, Son & Holy Spirit in perfect communion –...

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May 2015

May or sometimes June contains the second (after Easter) most important Festival and Celebration in the church’s year.  It is Pentecost or Whitsun when we celebrate the coming of God’s Holy Spirit upon all people who will receive and welcome the Holy Sprit’s presence in their lives.  Jesus was limited...

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April 2015

For some years I have subscribed to a monthly classic car magazine, and it always intrigues me that each edition arrives more than a month before the date on its cover!  For those who see this website and my blogs more regularly it seems I have arrived at the opposite...

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March 2015

This month’s blog is written by Greg Allen, a member of the Singleton Leadership Team. Vaudeville gave us plate spinning. Spinning plates on the end of sticks. The goal was to spin as many plates in the air as possible without allowing any to crash to the ground. A balancing...

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February 2015

February marks a change in the church’s year and also what we emphasise in the Christian Faith. 2nd February ends perhaps the most popular and well known time in the churches year – Advent, Christmas and Epiphany when the emphasis is on looking forward and the great excitement and celebration...

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January 2015

This month’s blog is by Derek Goodwin, one of our Readers. Welcome to 2015! I guess by now some of you may have broken your New Year Resolution; or at least be wondering whether it was such a good idea to give up chocolate and wine at the same time? Although it was...

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December 2014

As I begin my 12th Christmas in Great Chart and Singleton many of you will know that I have chosen a ‘Christmas Word’ for a number of years.  I’ve had hope, love, light, gift, glory, Jesus, joy and others.  This year it’s a bit unusual as I have thought about the...

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November 2014

Thank you to Martin Lees one of our Licenced Ministers for blogging last month.  I hope others from our leadership team will also contribute to this monthly blog November is always associated with remembering.  The words even rhyme.  Long before we remembered the horrors of World and other wars in...

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