The Bishops of Winchester, Southampton and Basingstoke have each written Christmas messages.
The Reverend Doctor Marcus Throup has been appointed as the new Vocations Adviser and Diocesan Director of Ordinands.
Highfield, Portswood and St Denys Churches in Portswood, Southampton hosted an open air Christmas event on Sunday 13 December on Portswood Rec.
At the centre of the Christmas story is a baby: Jesus, utterly dependent, lying in a borrowed manger.
I wonder what traditions are part of the run up to Christmas for you. My family will buy a Christmas tree – no doubt after heated argument – from a farm which has real reindeer on show. We’ve been going to the same farm for years. It’s part of the build-up. One family member has… Read more »
As we celebrate Advent and Christmas this year I hope and pray that there will be moments of awe and wonder, gratitude and celebration as we engage again with the Advent hopes and the promises of Christmas. And yet this season also contains other stories. September 2nd, a Turkish border Guard picked up the body… Read more »