The Salvation Army in Stowmarket

A Message from Major Kevin Pitt We hope that you have all enjoyed a very happy and blessed Christmas with your family and friends. A time when of course we have celebrated the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ who came to earth that first Christmas to be the Saviour of the World. To enable […]

Capel Community Church

Christmas 2023 What does Christmas mean to you? Is it a happy time when you can reconnect with family and friends or actually a difficult period which only highlights how remote or broken your special relationships have become? Isn’t it true that Christmas today just seems to increase the stress and pressure of life; yet […]

St Mark’s Roman Catholic Parish

St. Mark’s, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich IP2 0QQ
Holy Family Church, Ipswich Road, Brantham, CO11 1TBParish Priest: Rev Fr Luke GoymourThe Presbytery, 180 Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0QQ 01473 684963 /   The tradition of the Christmas crib – reflection by Pope Francis“Setting up the Christmas creche in our homes helps us to relive the history of […]

Capel and Brantham Methodist Churches

A few years ago my wife, Karen, and I were asked to be Godparents for a friend’s child. The baptism was in the run-up to Christmas and coincided with the children of that church performing their nativity play. Imagine the scene. At the front you have Mary, Joseph and the baby Jesus in the manger, […]

Capel Methodist Church

Twenty years ago we learned we were going to have a second child, ten years after our first. We were serving churches in Northamptonshire and had got used to the idea of being a single child family. So had our churches.  Then, out of the blue, came the surprising news we were going to be […]