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Galilee Gardens open in august

During the month of August, Galilee Gardens, at the back of the church, will be open, in line with social distancing guidelines. If you would like to come, places will need to be pre-booked. There are two different ways to take part. See below: Galilee Gardens: Enjoy the sunshine, a cup of tea, and a…

BB@Home – a round-up

At the start of lockdown, it was difficult to tell how our Anchor and Junior section members would respond to ‘BBatHome’, the new way of working for the 1st Bletchley Boys’ Brigade and Girls’ Association during the pandemic. However, it can be said that for the most part, it has been very successful, one parent commenting that it…

Lighthouse Live – Online Event

There is good news! The previously cancelled Lighthouse event has now been replaced by Lighthouse Live, which is taking place virtually, running from Monday 27th July, 2020 until Friday 31st July, 2020. In association with Water Eaton Church Centre, this free event for children aged 6-11 will have online morning and afternoon sessions full of – songs,…

Crafting in July

Even though it is still early summer some shrubs are shedding their leaves which have then dried in the sun.  The laurel leaves on the ground are quite eye catching with their golds, yellows and browns.  Here are some links to leaf craft activities. Leaf Art: painting on leaves with coffee grounds. Explore this link  http://www.fubiz.net/2015/07/21/coffeetopia-leaf-paintings/ Leaf Art: doodling…

Men’s Breakfast

The first Saturday morning of the month would normally see men from Spurgeon’s and St. Frideswide’s sit down together for an egg and bacon roll and fellowship. Of course, in these times of social distancing that’s not been possible for the last two months. That hasn’t stopped the group meeting virtually, thanks to the wonders…

A message from Lighthouse

We have been carefully monitoring events as they unfold and heeding the advice of the government.  The well-being of children and you, our amazing volunteers, is our absolute priority. Therefore it with deep regret that we have taken the very hard decision that Lighthouse will NOT run at the beginning of the Summer holidays this…

Virtual Easter Sunday Service

As we’ve done for the past couple of weeks we continue to meet virtually. Easter Sunday’s service will include Communion. Kevin, our minister, leads us in our Easter Sunday celebrations; please have your own individual portions of “bread and wine” available at home to share together at the appropriate point. Head over to our http://spurgeonbaptist.com/virtual-morning-worship/…

BBGA Launch BB @ HOme

Tuesday 24th March will see 1st Bletchley launch its answer to the home confinement ordered by the government. BBatHome is a set of resources that parents can use with their children whilst they are unable to come out and meet, as we would normally do. BBatHome is more than just resources! We’ll also be meeting…

Virtual Services

As we move into a new normal there are a number of local churches planning virtual services. Alice McDermott at St James Road, Watford:  Service will start at 10am on Sundays… maybe a little clumsy at first as I get used to it. Interactive via facebook comments (those with an account) and via text message…