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  • Preben / Zoë’s – New Book available soon

    Zoë’s second book – “more doggy tails and paws for thought (surely not!)” And Preben’s poetry collection entitled “Travellers All” will both be launched at the Christmas Fayre at Caldicot Methodist church on Friday, November 29th, 2013. There will also be back copies available of Zoë’s first book (launched last year). All books purchased will […]

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  • Better Together

    IT is said that half the Methodist Church doesn’t know John Wesley ever lived and the other half don’t know he died. Much the same vagueness and ambivalence surrounds our commitment to “Connexionallsm” – being, “connected” to each other, essentially in terms of the work of God in which we are called and privileged to […]

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  • Preben’s 2-Page Sabbatical Summary

    My intended theme for the Sabbatical was always going to be ‘God Amongst The Disadvantaged’, and this was especially what came to my mind during the time of preparation when the intention was for Margaret and me to spend time with people living in the slums in Uganda. As it ‘happened’, the Uganda trip never […]

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  • The Gathering – Template for Response

     “The Gathering” An open meeting was held at St Davids, Risca on Tuesday 9th July at 7.30pm to debate the Churches together in Wales initiative. Proposals and questions from this meeting are now written please see below the ‘Template for Response’. Discussion papers in an earlier post. This will  be discussed at the September Circuit Meeting, Caldicot […]

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  • “The Gathering” – Briefing paper

    “The Gathering” An open meeting was held at St Davids, Risca on Tuesday 9th July at 7.30pm to debate the Churches together in Wales initiative. Proposals and questions from this meeting are being written for the entire circuit to consider, please see new post. This will then be discussed at the September Circuit Meeting. This briefing […]

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  • From the Methodist Recorder – Wales Uniting Church on Conference agenda

    . . Taken from  the Methodist Recorder – Friday 28th June 2013 THE Ecumenical Report to next month’s Methodist Conference contains a report on controversial proposals from the Commission of the Covenanted Churches in Wales. At its Aberystwyth Gathering last year the commission launched two discussion documents, “Church Governance” and “Pastoral Oversight” (Recorder, October 19, […]

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  • Madonna converts to Methodism

    Madonna foreswears celebrity religion; converts to Methodism One night I found a copy of The Methodist Recorder in my hotel room, and I started reading it for solace. Halfway through the first story ‘Connexional working party report urges district chairs to convene ecumenical dialogue over fall in peripatetic lay preaching throughout the Methodist circuit’ I […]

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  • Invasion of the Easter Bunny

    The Easter Bunny gate crashes a Good Friday churches together service in Caldicot, where Christians have come together to celebrate that Jesus died for all of us, if we accept and believe in Him. John 3 : 16 Please follow link:- http://youtu.be/zZd–D4R1X4

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  • Dan-y-Graig – Coffee Morning

    Dan-y-Graig has a coffee morning on a Tuesday and a Thursday each week at 10.30am.

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  • Circuit Safeguarding Training

    1. Creating a Safer Space – Foundation module Wednesday 15th May @ Bishpool Methodist Church 7pm -9:30pm 2. Creating a Safer Space – Leadership Module  Saturday 18th May @ Caldicot Methodist Church 10am -3pm Attendance for the Leadership Module is given below. Core List – Required Attendance ♢ Safeguarding coordinator – Circuit ♢ Safeguarding Officer – […]

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