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The Induction of the Rev. Alan Crump

The Induction of the Rev. Alan Crump INDUCTION – an occasion when someone is formally introduced into a new job or organisation, especially through a special ceremony. That’s exactly what we had on 16th September when we welcomed the Reverend Alan Crump to be the new minister in the Joint Pastorate of Bilton Grange and […]

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Why Read The Bible? – Part 10

Why read the Bible ? Part 10 One of my favourite things is a good story – Part 2   Back in Genesis 3:15, God promised to do something about sin. The Old Testament shows God working to keep his promise, a promise that is eventually fulfilled in Jesus Christ. Jesus was more than just […]

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Thank You – from Brenda P.

A huge THANK YOU from me to all who helped in any way with the catering for Rev. Alan’s induction. From setting up the tables, providing food on the day, serving tea/coffee, to cleaning up afterwards.   Thanks also to KURC and St. Paul’s for the loan of cups, saucers and plates. It was great to […]

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Churches Together in Harrogate July 2017

Following a successful AGM in March 2017, CTH met again in July to discuss ways forward. We began by looked at the aims and purposes of CTH. We reviewed some initiatives from the past years, especially the local groupings of Churches Together in Harrogate. Some of these are still working actively at particular seasons of […]

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Letter from the Rev. Alan Crump

Dear all (soon to be friends and colleagues in Christ), I am writing this just a few weeks before Shelley and I move across to join you all in our journey with Christ together. My mind is both on the move with all its excitement and hope, as well as on the pain of saying my […]

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Why Read The Bible? – Part 9

The Bible is actually one continuous narrative, from the story of creation to the story of Jesus’ future return at the end of time – within which there are smaller, pivotal stories that make up the basic structure of the one big storyline. Genesis 1 is the foundational chapter for the entire Bible. It not […]

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Setting Up for Rev. Alan’s Induction

Setting up for Rev. Alan’s Induction Thursday 14th 6pm We need able bodied people to help move church furniture (including moving the piano to the front) and to bring the blue hall chairs in to the church from the hall. Also, to help put tables up in the hall. Please let Pauline know if you […]

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Secretary’s Musings…

September is an exciting month for us here at Bilton. On September 16th our new minister will be inducted and we begin a new part of our mission journey. September 10th is our next church meeting; everyone can attend as church meeting is where decisions are taken for the life of the church. Should we […]

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Letter from the Interim Moderator

My journey with Bilton and Knaresborough congregations is nearly at an end, with Alan’s induction taking place on Saturday 16th September, so this is my last contribution to your respective Newsletters. The vacancy could have been viewed as a time of uncertainty, walking into the unknown. What I have witnessed during the past two years […]

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