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Prayer Spaces in Primary Schools – Colchester training

Saturday 8th November 9am to 1pm Since 2008 over 1000 prayer spaces have been run in primary schools, secondary school and colleges around the country. This training morning is for anyone interested in running a prayer space and will have … Continue reading

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GO4 Market Café

The GO4 Enterprises Market Café opened just over a month ago in Holy Trinity Church (one of the oldest buildings in Colchester, parts of which date back to about 1000AD) and is an amazing place full of craft, art, vintage stuff … Continue reading

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The Castle

The Castle, a photo by timabbott on Flickr.

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Colchester Episcopal Area Conference

My thanks to all the curious, thoughtful, prayerful, creative people who came to my two workshops today as part of the Colchester Episcopal Area Conference on prayer. In my workshops (one of five available to delegates) we were exploring ideas … Continue reading

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iDrum

The tracks-and-loops-and-samples-and-drums-and-percussion outfit iDrum were out in Colchester on Friday night playing at V-Bar as part of the Sunset Sessions Reunited event. The trusty D7000 (pushed to ISO 2000!) and I turned out to watch. If you can’t see this … Continue reading

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Oak Tree Coffee House – 1st birthday

Saturday 8th marked the first birthday of the Oak Tree Coffee House, a community interest company set up by our church, St. Luke’s, here in Colchester. As a church without a building (we rent the community centre each Sunday morning) … Continue reading

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JOY Prayer Tent

JOY is a termly event for young people from churches around the Colchester area. The basic format is a series of workshops or activities for the first half, testimony, talk and worship for the second half. This time our theme … Continue reading

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The world’s biggest piggyback race [u]

Joey Pancaldi was a young man who loved God, loved working with young people and loved the wild outdoors. In pursuit of these three passions he trained as an instructor at the Compass Christian Centre in Scotland. Tragically, Joey died on … Continue reading

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Dirty Penguin

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CO1 Youth Café

The CO1 Youth Café opened recently in Colchester in the redundant Holy Trinity Church right in the centre of the town. It’s a triumph of faith in a vision and persistence in implementation as it’s taken over ten years to get … Continue reading

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