Towards normality? Your views on worship again in church

The recent relaxation of the official virus restrictions to allow some limited services to start in churches under carefully controlled conditions is very welcome but poses real problems in small churches like St Luke’s. To guide discussion at the July meeting of the Church Council about how and when to resume the limited church services now permitted, we consulted our congregations through a short questionnaire. Read more for some of the statistics and findings which led to the PCC deciding to resume limited services in St Luke’s on a trial basis in August.

Daily Hope Line 0800 804 8044

Daily Hope Line 0800 804 8044

Daily Hope offers music, prayers and reflections as well as full worship services from the Church of England at the end of a telephone line. A Church of England initiative in partnership with CONNECTIONS at Holy Trinity Claygate, and Faith in Later Life The line –...

Churchyard spruced up again

Many thanks to the team of volunteers who quickly spruced up the memorials area of St Luke’s Knutsford Road churchyard on Saturday morning, 11th July, enjoying some fellowship at the same time whilst taking care to maintain social distancing.  No prizes for...

Well-being and the COVID-19 pandemic

The coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis means life has changed for all of us. It may cause us to feel anxious, stressed, worried, sad, bored, lonely, or frustrated.

If you’re finding things hard emotionally right now, you’re not alone.

Sailing the South Pacific during lock-down

Sailing the South Pacific during lock-down

Vava’uVava’u island group in Tonga DravuniChildren on Dravuni island, Fiji Sailing the South Pacific – with Carole and Martin Elliott – a holiday cruise of a life-time blown off-course by the corona virus emergency We were so overwhelmed by...