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Shaping Our Future

An online gathering with our sister church, St Frideswide’s Church of England, to consider future possibilities for our building. This will take place on Sunday 21st March at 3pm, via Zoom. Following our fruitful conversations back in October 2019, we want to continue to think together about how Water Eaton Church Centre might look in…

Special Speaker at Lent Service

On Sunday 21st February, St. Frideswide’s (our sister church) invite us to join with them at their Zoom service, where Rev. Dr. Hannah Steele, author of ‘Living His Story’, the book on which our material is based for the Lent Small Group, will be speaking. Please see the church newsletter for the Zoom log-in details.…

ROC Mentoring

Redeeming Our Communities (ROC) visited Milton Keynes a year ago and held four community-based meetings in different areas; you may be one of many who participated in the meetings. ROC Tele-mentoring project is about to start the training for volunteers who will be part of this exciting community-based work. Tele-mentors will support families by coming…

Update from Craft Group

A message from Craft Group for the start of 2021: Welcome to 2021!  This year we are going to explore crafts new to us. Our first craft of the year is ‘Dorset Buttons’.  You can find full instructions at ‘Henry’s Buttons’, www.henrysbuttons.co.uk. There are some easy to follow YouTube videos.  Just search for Dorset Buttons in your…

In-Person ‘Log On @ Eleven’ to Continue

Since places of worship will not be required to close as part of the new national lockdown, the church building will remain open on a Sunday morning for those wanting to participate in our online service in-person, which is broadcast on the screen. Due to social distancing guidelines, seats will need to be pre-booked. To…

Sunday Service Over Zoom

On Sunday 27th December, there will be a shared Zoom service with St Frideswide’s at 10:15am (please note the earlier time). Details on how to join can be found on the SBC newsletter, sent out by email. If you would like to join the Zoom service and do not have these details, please contact us. …

The start of a return … we hope!

Today saw the start of Spurgeon’s returning to the Water Eaton Church Centre to worship in person on a Sunday morning. The eagle-eyed will notice a YouTube countdown on the screen. This is because, as a first step, the building is being opened for a limited number of people to participate in our online service…

gentlespaces – for those who are grieving

Gentlespaces: A project by MK Mission Partnership with funding provided by MK Community Foundation for those who are grieving. Have you recently lost a friend or family member? Would you find it helpful to meet with others who are also dealing with loss? Gentlespaces are safe places for those who are grieving. “If you would…