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  • 2014 12 Advent Icon

    Advent Reflection

    It’s night-time. You go to sleep. When you awaken your skin has shredded, some hair has dropped out, cells have died, your brain has re-wired itself with countless dreams and the acid in your stomach screams out in hunger. Are you the same person in the morning? This is the paradox of Advent. We live […]

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  • Revd. Rachel Frank

    Revd Rachel Frank joins us and her first Service will be at Chepstow Methodist Church on September 1st. There is a Circuit Welcome Service at St. Julian’s on Thursday September 5th. The St. Julian’s Worship Group will be leading us in  ‘Songs of Praise’ from 7.00 PM with the ‘Formal Service’ beginning at 7.30 PM, […]

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  • Trinity Methodist Church

    Trinity Road Trip

    Following a wonderful Act of Worship in Tredegar Park Golf Club Trinity are stretching their wings again. On September 22nd we are all going up to Trellech to share with Trellech in a Service of Praise for God’s provision. Beginning at 1.00 PM we are praising God together across the two Churches and having a […]

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  • Welcome New Members

    Bishpool Methodist Church

    Bishpool made 6 new members recently. Hallelujah! This came about with the sad passing of The Lab. Monmouth Diocese have brought the Lab to a close. One of their real highlights has been the Youth Club at Bishpool, and the Leader of the Youth Club came and told us all her plans to continue and […]

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  • Summer Message from Gordon

    . He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.                               Isaiah 40:29 . Summer reminds me of sports day at school. Competitive and competent I practice hard. Winning was important. No more. Let me tell you why. As […]

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    Notes from Superintendents Conference w/c May 5th 2019

    Thank you for affording me the privilege of being the Superintendent Minister here in the Newport and Lower Wye Methodist Circuit. One of the many blessings is the invitation to a ‘Superintendents Conference’. This took place in Oxford during the second week of May. There was much pause for thought and I highlight two particular […]

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  • Easter Message from Rev Gordon Gresswell – “He is risen!”

    Holy week encapsulates life so much. The triumph of the entry; controversy; a meal with friends; arrest; death; Risen! The ups-and down’s of life seen through the life, death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Holy week, for me, moved quickly from Palm Sunday to my 57 year old cousin’s funeral on the Monday. […]

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  • Family Outreach Worker

    St. Julian’s and Trinity Methodist Churches are pleased to announce the appointment of Deb Crahart as their Family Outreach Worker. An exciting opportunity to engage with the ‘missing generations’ in our Churches. Let us rejoice in God for the privilege of this appointment and please pray for Deb as she takes up this post in […]

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  • Time flies doesn’t it?!

    Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. Isaiah 40:31 Time flies doesn’t it?! The clocks have turned backward and the trees are almost stripped bare. It only seems five minutes since we were all sweltering […]

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  • Good News

    ‘GOOD NEWS’

    I hope to use this blog as a ‘GOOD NEWS’ area for us; The Newport and Lower Wye Methodist Circuit. Please; if you have any GOOD NEWS stories in your Church or Community let me know and we will communicate this. Gordon   For the full BLOG click below

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