Posts by Lucas Churchill

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Tomorrow marks the beginning of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (18th-25th January). As part of this week of prayer, the new and developing ‘Churches Together in Milton Keynes‘ will be holding a number of different events throughout the week, led by various denominations. You can read about the events taking place across Milton Keynes on…

Winter/Spring Preaching Series

As with our Autumn series, will be continuing to follow the Anglican lectionary calendar during the first quarter of 2023 for our preaching series in our weekly Morning Worship. Week-by-week, as we explore new themes, we will be led by a different member of our preaching team. If you are available, you’d be very welcome…

Remembering Rev Leslie Jell

On 12th November, it was with sadness that we said farewell to one of our faithful members, now promoted to glory, the Rev Leslie Jell, or Les, as he was known to many of us. Les was closely associated with the setting up of Whaddon Way Church in West Bletchley, which was founded by Spurgeon’s…

Donkey Express

Great News from the ‘Donkey Express’

Every December, a dedicated couple from our congregation run the ‘Donkey Express‘ – Spurgeon’s official Christmas Card Distribution Service. This means that congregation members, from both Spurgeon’s and St Frideswide’s, can send Christmas cards to each other through the ‘Donkey Express’, rather than through the post. It proved to be especially valuable this Christmas, with…

Christmas Cracked 2022 – That’s a wrap!

Another season of ‘Christmas Cracked’ completed! Over the last few weeks, we have been holding our annual ‘Christmas Cracked‘ event for primary school children as part of our school’s work. With resources and guidance provided by the Bridgebuilder Trust, ‘Christmas Cracked’ is a popular interactive presentation with games, films, quizzes and mince pie making; all…

Christmas

Christmas 2022 @ Spurgeon’s

Over this Christmas period we will have several special services taking place, led by us and St Frideswide’s. Follow the links below for more information: Sunday 11th December, 3rd Advent– Junior Church Christmas Service at 11am. Sunday 18th December, 4th Advent– Morning Worship at 11am. The theme is ‘God with us’. Friday 23rd December– Carols by Candlelight at 5pm. Saturday 24th December,…

Don’t forget!

The clocks turn back by one hour at 2am on 30th October 2022. If you don’t have a device which changes automatically, set your clock/alarm back one hour before going to bed tonight so you don’t arrive super early to Morning Worship! You can find out more about why the clocks go back on the…

Postage Stamps Donation Change

As you may or may not know, we have been donating used postage stamps to BMS World Mission over the past few years. However, BMS have decided that they will no longer be taking used stamps as part of their fund-raising effort from the end of this year. We will therefore only take stamps for…

Autumn Preaching Schedule

This Autumn, our preaching series during our Morning Worship will be based on the Anglican lectionary calendar, focusing on the theme of Aspects of Faith. Being led by different members of the preaching team, each week will cover a different aspect up until the 20th November. Thereafter, the themes of our services will be focused…

Retirement of Rev. Kevin White

On Sunday 25th September, we said farewell to our Minister, Rev. Kevin White and his wife Angie. It was not only a day where we looked back on their time here at Spurgeon’s (Kevin began his ministry here in 2017), but was also a chance to reflect on and celebrate Kevin’s 35 years in full-time…