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Blog posts for 2018-01

Additional Regional Coordinator for Rochester

Posted by Jane Leadbetter on 08 Jan 2018 (0 comments)

Welcome to Carol Kitchener, who is joining Caroline Clarke, as a Messy Church Regional Coordinator for Rochester. With over 80 registered Messy Churches in their region, we are delighted that Carol and Caroline are working together to offer so much prayer and support.

Awesome places

Posted by Lucy Moore on 05 Jan 2018 (0 comments)

I love the story of Jacob’s dream, the theme for January’s Get Messy! session. I love the way it reminds us that whatever our grandparents, parents or carers believe, God wants to be not just our family’s God but our God too in each new generation.

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Messy Men at HM Prison Haverigg

Posted by Jane Leadbetter on 04 Jan 2018 (0 comments)

Messy Men meets monthly on a Sunday morning in HM Prison Haverigg, Cumbria. Cumbria Messy Church Regional Coordinator, Syl Hunt, and her team, share their December 2017 session:

Firstly, we thought about Advent and how God wants us to get ready for the birth of his son; to cast aside our worries and our fears; to open our hearts to Jesus and trust him. We had three Messy activities for the men to engage with.