Coach to Blenheim Palace
From Banks Park
Walter Rose Room
Bernard Hall, Cuddington
By Amanda Pink - 9th May 2016 8:00am
Amanda Pink, Minister in training at Haddenham-cum-Dinton Baptist Church, writes:
Ascension Day — when Christians remember and celebrate the taking of Jesus up into Heaven after his resurrection — occurred last week, on Thursday 5th May.
To mark the occasion, on Friday 6th May, an all-age service and activities were delivered by and held at Haddenham-cum-Dinton Baptist Church and were supported by Churches Together in Haddenham.
Over 40 people, from pre-schoolers to those in their more mature years — and many in between the two — came together to share celebratory a meal of hotdogs and chips, a short energetic service, and a variety of craft and reflective activities on the theme of "I am with you", which were some of Jesus' last words to his disciples before he was taken up to Heaven.
Featured in the images are the results of our activities at the service:
Image 1: A prayer activity: pipe cleaner people, representing people in difficulty that individuals wanted to pray for, then placing them around the cross.
Image 2: A graffiti board, onto which people were asked to write down things they do every week/every day, as a reminder that God is with us as we do all of these things.
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
St Mary's Church, Haddenham, is running another Alpha Course. They are offering the full 12-session course, starting on Saturday 23rd September, from 10am until 12noon.Held in St Mary's Centre, the course is free of charge, includes refreshments, and gives the opportunity to discuss and ask any questions about the Christian faith.To reserve places or for more information ring Graham...
Despite increasing financial constraints in the face of an ageing patient population, staff at Haddenham Medical Centre continue to look for ways of improving their service to the community. Very recently their efforts were recognised by two independent external organisations.The Haddenham Practice received a Gold Award from the LGBT Foundation, which recognises that its staff are committed...
A final version of the Vale of Aylesbury Local Plan (VALP) has been published online today in advance of the VALP scrutiny meeting on Tuesday 26th September, starting at 6.30pm at the Gateway. Cabinet will consider the plan on Tuesday 10th October and Council on Wednesday 18th October, both at the same time and place.This is the final stage of consideration in the public arena and will be...