Archive | April, 2016

New Office opening: tel.274172

30 Apr

For as long as any of us can remember, the parish has been run from the Rector’s Study.  You can imagine the pressure this creates when the Administrator and the Rector are both trying to work! From May 6th, the Office is being relocated to the Shippon Building behind ‘Church Villa’.  It has been refurbished […]

New Post: Family Support Worker – Applicants Sought

30 Apr

All Hallows Parish Church – Blackpool Family Support Worker (Full time) Support and disciple existing families, children and young people in the congregations Develop deeper relationships with families, children and young people on the fringe of church activities Establish new relationships with families, children and young people coming into contact with All Hallows Support existing […]

May 2016 Rector’s Letter

30 Apr

May 2016 “Choklt.”  Neatly written and legible, it appeared on our shopping list; I don’t know if you can read it (we were helped by the conversation preceding the writing).  Ben, aged 5, was with us for the afternoon.  “Can I have a cheese string, Granddad?” he asked.  “I’m afraid not; you’ve eaten them all.  […]

April 2016 Rector’s Letter

30 Apr

April 2016 “Oh, I think there is some water down here.”  Diane and I spent the last week of February in Cyprus.  Apart from being eaten on the first day by mosquitos, we had a very enjoyable holiday, which was “ruined”: we visited a wide range of Roman and early Christian ruins, including the ‘Tombs […]