'Learning from Lionel' - 25/2/24

‘Learning from Lionel’ – 25/2/24

Musical Prelude: Spring – The Victorian Kitchen Garden – Paul Reade (played by Benjie del Rosario & Andrew Robinson) Opening Words: ‘What Brings You Here?’…

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In Praise of I Don't Know - 18/2/24

In Praise of I Don’t Know – 18/2/24

Musical Prelude: Rondeau’ by Henry Purcell (played by Andrew Robinson) Opening Words and Chalice Lighting: ‘Forged in the Fire of our Togetherness’ by Gretchen Haley…

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Spiritual Strength Training - 11/2/24

Spiritual Strength Training – 11/2/24

Musical Prelude: Vivace from Sonata No. 2 by Amélie-Julie Candeille (played by Abby Lorimier and Andrew Robinson) Opening Words: ‘Not for Ourselves Alone’ by Calvin…

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Telling Stories - 4/2/24

Telling Stories – 4/2/24

Musical Prelude: Schumann “Der Dichter spricht” from Kinderszenen (played by George Ireland) Opening Words: ‘You Are Beloved and You Are Welcome’ by Joan Javier-Duval (adapted)…

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Ordinary Time - 28/1/24

Ordinary Time – 28/1/24

Musical Prelude: The Ash Grove – Traditional (played by Holly Redshaw and Andrew Robinson) Opening Words: ‘This Common, Sacred Space’ Amy McKenzie Quinn Welcome to…

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Induction Service - Ministry is All That We Do Together - 27/1/24

Induction Service – Ministry is All That We Do Together – 27/1/24

Musical Prelude: ‘Wild Mountain Thyme’ (played by Abby Lorimier, Georgia Dawson and Toby Morgan) Opening Words: ‘Ministry Is All That We Do Together’ by Gordon…

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Free and Unfree - 21/1/24

Free and Unfree – 21/1/24

Musical Prelude: Trad.: Oh Freedom! (played by George Ireland) Opening Words: ‘Here in this Sanctuary’ by Jack Mendelsohn Here in this sanctuary of ancient dreams,…

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New Beginnings - 14/1/24

New Beginnings – 14/1/24

Opening Music: ‘Debussy’s Affection’ – composed by E.L (played by Gigi Chi Ying Lam) Opening Words: ‘Here We Are So Gathered’ by Patricia Shelden Here…

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'Epiphany: Finding the Way' - 7/1/24

‘Epiphany: Finding the Way’ – 7/1/24

Musical Prelude: played by Evi Wang and Benjie del Rosario Opening Words and Chalice Lighting: Good morning everybody and welcome to Essex Church and to…

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Retreat: A Pause with a Purpose - 31/12/23

Retreat: A Pause with a Purpose – 31/12/23

Musical Prelude: The Inchworm – Frank Loesser (played by Holly Redshaw & Andrew Robinson) Opening Words: ‘For a New Year’ by Amanda Poppei (adapted) My…

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