Burial ground changes

Our team and volunteers continue to work at St John the Baptist to make the church burial ground a safe and peaceful place to remember the departed. Updated.

Andrew Ashdown - Witness for peace and mutual understanding

The conflict in Syria is grinding to a shattering end. The majority of churches and mosques there want to return to the diverse peaceful society for which Syria was known before the war. Get a real understanding of the situation as Revd Andrew shares some reflections from his research.

Community Remembers IV WWI Poppy Cascade Update

Very pleased to be continuing to receive poppies from people across North Baddesley. This week the total exceeds 1400. We’re doing well - but please keep knitting. We need lots more to make the cascade a fitting tribute. 

Snakes and Ladders in Matins

Last Sunday we mixed up the usual course of Matins, or Morning Prayer at St Denys Chilworth. Instead of a sermon we had a bible quiz with added snakes and ladders.

A swift pilgrimage to Bath and Wells

A group of pilgrims from Ampfield and North Baddesley took a day out of the normal pattern of life to travel to Bath and then on to Wells Cathedral.

Find a way to a church

Can we help you bring folk into your church? In rural places even finding your way to a church often leaves folk cold. In this article we look at the problem and some quick and easy fixes available free for every parish church.