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High Days and Holidays at Christ Church, Fairwarp

By | November 3rd, 2017|Echo, Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on High Days and Holidays at Christ Church, Fairwarp

Arts & Crafts Entry Form 2017

What will you enter!  You can download a form to fill in at home or fill one in on the day at the Arts & Crafts Tent.  

Fairwarp Christ Church Trinity 1

I was at a social evening in the Foresters Arms last week when someone said to me, ‘I have problems with the concept of God.’  My response was, ‘You are not alone.’  There’s a widespread, possibly increasing aura of disbelief in God.  The Oxford evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins published his book ‘The God Delusion’ over [...]

By | June 11th, 2017|Fairwarp Christ Church, Surmans|Comments Off on Fairwarp Christ Church Trinity 1

Fairwarp Christ Church Pentecost

Some human experiences, some spiritual experiences, are so overwhelming that only the language of metaphor and poetry can adequately begin to describe them.  Today’s festival of Pentecost recalls the transformational coming of the divine Spirit, the Holy Spirit, to the disciples, transforming them from disciples – learners or pupils - into apostles – missioners, bearers [...]

By | June 4th, 2017|Fairwarp Christ Church, Surmans|Comments Off on Fairwarp Christ Church Pentecost

Fairwarp Christ Church Lent 4 – Mothering Sunday

It was rather lovely that last Sunday – officially my first in the parish – the parish Eucharist was followed by a Christening.  Most of you will have missed it – perhaps going home and discussing the new priest-in-charge’s sermon? – but it was a great occasion: lively, a bit noisy, and chaotic too, with [...]

By | March 26th, 2017|Fairwarp Christ Church, Surmans|Comments Off on Fairwarp Christ Church Lent 4 – Mothering Sunday

Fairwarp Christ Church Lent 3

The beginning of a new era in the life of a parish prompts a fundamental question: what is the Church here for?  And that is perhaps three questions: What is this church building for?  What is our public worship for? What is the purpose of the church community within the wider parish?  I want to [...]

By | March 19th, 2017|Fairwarp Christ Church, Surmans|Comments Off on Fairwarp Christ Church Lent 3

The Licencing of the Reverend Doctor John Caperon – Christ Church Fairwarp

The Churchwardens and Parochial Church Council of Christ Church Fairwarp invites you to the  licencing of the Reverend Doctor John Caperon by the Right Reverend the Bishop of Lewes as Priest in Charge of Christ Church Fairwarp.

By | March 15th, 2017|Fairwarp Christ Church|Comments Off on The Licencing of the Reverend Doctor John Caperon – Christ Church Fairwarp

Christ Church Yard Clean Up

Christ Church thanks everyone who so kindly came on 9th April and worked to clear the churchyard. We now have a splendid gravel path all round the church too. We so much appreciate the generosity of you all in time and effort. Another wonderful thing is that the B2026 between the church and the village [...]

By | April 9th, 2016|Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Christ Church Yard Clean Up