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May Magazine – Minister’s message

Dear Friends, With Easter and our Annual Meetings behind us we move rapidly towards the “Thy Kingdom Come” events which focus on hosting a Prayer Space in Eggbuckland again and we are also hoping there might be one in Derriford (led by Rev. Keith and the Rock Community Team) as well as one at Estover…
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Good Friday meditation

A Meditation for Good Friday Good Friday is the day when Christians remember the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ. It is a sombre day when churches meet to pray and reflect on the sacrifice Jesus willingly paid for all our sins. Many churches take part in the Walk of Witness. Churches gather (often with…
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Maundy Thursday meditation

Meditations for Holy Week Maundy Thursday is the day when we remember Jesus sharing the Last Supper with his disciples before his death. At the Last Supper, Jesus washed the disciples’ feet. Some churches recreate this act of service at special services and events. This is not only an important reminder of the nature of…
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The time has come…

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: …A time to break down and a time to build up” Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 For over 100 years, the clock and chimes on Eggbuckland Tower have kept Eggbucklanders ‘on time’. However, the time has now come to restore or ‘build up’ the clock…
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New-look Website

We’ve been working hard to revamp the website to make it a bit easier to find your way around. There are still a few pages to write or update and links to refresh but hopefully, it is very intuitive. However, there might be a few bits that feel a bit hidden so please see below…
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Cake and prayer for 👩‍🏫 teachers:

St Edward’s Church Eggbucklandhas been saying ‘Thank You’ with cake to our local schools- St Edward’s CoE Primary School; St Matthew’s Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy; Eggbuckland Vale Primary School and Austin Farm Academy– Thanks for all you do for the families of Eggbuckland – have a great Easter break!

Day 11: Thy Kingdom Come – Pentecost

BIBLE READING Acts 2: 1-47 The Coming of the Holy Spirit 1 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. 2 And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. 3 Divided tongues,…
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Day 10: Thy Kingdom Come – Silence

DAILY NOVENA – SILENCE LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. I wait for the LORD, my soul waits, and in his word I hope; my soul waits for the Lord more than those who watch for the morning, more than those…
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Day 9: Thy Kingdom Come – Celebrate

DAILY NOVENA – CELEBRATE LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. On this mountain the Lord of hosts will make for all peoples a feast of rich food, a feast of well-aged wines, of rich food filled with marrow, of well-aged wines…
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Day 8: Thy Kingdom Come – Adore

DAILY NOVENA – ADORE LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. […] And suddenly there was a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God and…
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Day 7: Thy Kingdom Come – Help

DAILY NOVENA – HELP LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. When he returned to Capernaum after some days, it was reported that he was at home. So many gathered around that there was no longer room for them, not even in…
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Day 6: Thy Kingdom Come – Pray for

DAILY NOVENA – PRAY FOR LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. “Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches…
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Day 5: Thy Kingdom Come – Offer

DAILY NOVENA – OFFER LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. They brought the child to Eli. And she said, “Oh, my lord! As you live, my lord, I am the woman who was standing here in your presence, praying to the…
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Day 4: Thy Kingdom Come – Sorry

  DAILY NOVENA – SORRY LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. While Peter was below in the courtyard, one of the servant-girls of the high priest came by. When she saw Peter warming himself, she stared at him and said, “You…
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Day 3: Thy Kingdom Come – Thanks

DAILY NOVENA – THANKS LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. On the way to Jerusalem Jesus was going through the region between Samaria and Galilee. As he entered a village, ten lepers approached him. Keeping their distance, they called out, saying,…
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Day 2: Thy Kingdom Come – Praise

DAILY NOVENA – PRAISE LOOK…and be curious. WAIT… with prayerful expectation. Come Holy Spirit: Thy Kingdom Come. READ… the text with an open mind. As for me, I said in my prosperity, “I shall never be moved.” By your favour, O Lord, you had established me as a strong mountain; you hid your face; I…
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Day 1: Thy Kingdom Come – To Jesus

  Acts 1: 6-14 The Ascension of Jesus 6 So when they had come together, they asked him, “Lord, is this the time when you will restore the kingdom to Israel?” 7 He replied, “It is not for you to know the times or periods that the Father has set by his own authority. 8…
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Christmas at St Edward’s 2017

Our Christmas Cards with this year’s Christmas services are out from this Sunday. This year, our Christingle is at the new time of 11am to connect with our new Quest (11am) service that started weekly in October. It will also be in the Church Hall (not the Church this year), to help you get a…
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St Edward’s ‘Living Churchyard’ featured on BBC R4

Our Grounds Steward, Jon Lake, featured on today’s Sunday programme which featured and article exploring the Eco Church project.

Congratulations to Martin and Debbie

Congratulations to Martin and Debbie who were married today at St Edwards. From all your family and friends, we wish you a happy and blessed life together.