Author Archives: Alison Walker

Services in January and February

The hope is that worship will now be held weekly at Castle Street, with the service also on zoom each week, either from Histon or Castle Street. Naturally this is subject to any change in covid restrictions and the availability … Continue reading

Minister’s letter – December

Dear friends, Lights are reappearing outside our houses. It feels as if the inhabitants of the houses, although snug inside, are expressing their desire to reach out, shining into the darkness to light our way and remind us that although … Continue reading

Minister’s letter – November: Climate Justice For All

Dear Friends, “It’s very irritating when they talk, but don’t do”. Yes, your majesty, I entirely agree! The Queen was speaking informally about COP26, and she’s right, it is time for everyone to take action to remedy the effects of … Continue reading

October 2021 – Minister’s letter

Dear Friends, Ah the season of “mists and mellow fruitfulness” has returned (Ode to Autumn John Keats). Autumn is my favourite time of year, with lingering warmth and coolness that is just enough for me to find my socks again. … Continue reading

Day of Prayer – Climate Change

East Anglia Methodist District Video: As the world approaches the critical COP 26 Climate Change Conference to be hosted by the UK in November (1st – 14th), our East Anglia District is holding a Day of Prayer on … Continue reading

Worship as you choose – onsite, online, worship sheets

We hope that you will join us for worship however you feel comfortable. We are meeting onsite on Sundays at 10:45am, the service length is between 40 and 60 minutes. You are requested to wear a facemask, use the hand … Continue reading

A European perspective

I promise this has nothing to do with the pros and cons of Brexit! I’m lucky to serve on the European Methodist Council, which provides a forum for the different branches of European Methodism to support each … Continue reading

April 2021 – Minister’s Letter

April 2021 Dear Friends, This is the longest time I have ever spent without participating in Holy Communion since the day I held my hands up at the communion rail. The minister gave me the bread, but the local preacher … Continue reading

Lent 2021 round up

See here for a range of ways to mark Lent 2021 with worship, reflection, social action, art and discussions. We still cannot meet in person but there’s a lot that we can do together as we prepare for Easter.

Sunday Worship during lockdown and beyond

We send worship sheets by email and post to anyone who would like to receive them. Or you can find them directly on the Methodist Church website here.. During lockdown we hold a short service on Zoom … Continue reading