May 2019

Thy Kingdom Come

Thy Kingdom Come

The Church of the Good Shepherd, is joining with many other congregations in the Diocese to keep 10 days of prayer from Ascension Day (30th May) to Pentecost (9th June). This is part of a worldwide movement praying for more people to come to know Christ and explore what being a member of a church is like. The Good Shepherd will be offering 24 hours of prayer on Wednesday 5th June. There will be different opportunities for prayer from 9am - 9pm and 24 hour prayer candles will also be lit as a symbol of our prayers through the night...

Church Magazine - May

decorating the font with spring flowers

From the Rector’s Desk


Come the 14th May I will have been your Rector for 10 years. Thank you to all of you for love and support over the past decade. I really count it a privilege and honour to be your priest and deeply value your prayers for me. Thank you.


19th May Good Shepherd Sunday

This year we transfer our patronal festival from Easter IV to Easter V, as the joint service for Christian Aid Week falls on Good Shepherd Sunday. The Service on the 19th will be followed by Brunch and...