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MSM Course

16 Apr

As we have grown in our vision for looking outwards together as a church the question of ensuring that we have the best input available to us is coming to the forefront. We have had the great opportunity to help put on a year long course looking at the area of how we reach out […]

Week of Prayer

14 Apr

We start a week of Prayer today with Evening Prayer (Compline) at 6.30pm at St Paul’s, Roundshaw. Prayer should be at the centre of our faith and these weeks of prayer enable us to come together (as we can tonight) and during the week in our cell groups and in pairs and triplets to pray […]

The MiX Changes Update

27 Mar

We are very excited to announce that we have new plans for The MiX. The MiX is our monthly social evening for Springfield’s young people to invite their friends to come along and play games, relax and enjoy each other’s company. You may be aware that for some time now, our numbers have been increasing, […]

River Ministries – where next

21 Mar

We have now held all the initial meetings of those who have expressed an interest in a River Ministry. Not everyone has been able to make the meetings that they would have liked to but this is the beginning of the process rather than the end! A reminder of some key points about River Ministries: […]

Encounter Day – Review and audio

16 Mar

On Saturday 9th March about 40 of us gathered at the Holy Trinity centre for our Church Encounter Day: Breaking the Spell: Re-discovering an Inspired Imagination. We began the day with coffee (obviously) and worship.  Then the day comprised three sessions, each with input from myself to begin, and breakout into discussion groups following. Part One – […]

Passover Supper

12 Mar

Thursday 28th March St Paul’s, Roundshaw, 7.30pm This Maundy Thursday we are re-enacting the Last Supper as Jesus might have known it – as a Passover Supper. We will share a Passover Meal together, learning, as we go, why the meal is significant, why Jesus celebrated it, and how it remains a key symbolic meal for us […]

Alpha – It’s not too late!

26 Feb
Alpha Course

We are starting our new Alpha course this Wednesday evening (27th February) with an introductory meal and talk. The course will start in earnest the following week  (Wednesday 6th March). Alpha is a great place to ask questions and explore the Christian faith. The overall format is that we start the evening with a meal and then […]

Encounter day: Breaking the Spell

13 Feb

We are living under a Spell. We have been shaped and moulded by our society and we all too often don’t see how this has happened. One of the things that we all too often aren’t aware of is how we take so much for granted that in the past would have seemed very strange to our […]

The Challenge of Jesus

05 Feb

As part of our growing deeper in faith this year we are having a Lent course looking at who Jesus was and what he believed that he was doing. Donna will be leading this course using the book “The Challenge of Jesus” by Tom Wright. The book is quite short but is profound in its understanding […]

Vision for 2013

30 Jan
Springfield Church motto verse 2013

We have a lot of things happening this year and so I wanted to use this as an opportunity to give you a small roadmap of what we are about this year and what we are believing God is calling us to. There are two overriding elements to this year. It’s a year of going […]