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A Time for Everything

I’ve recently had a month where every weekend was taken up by a rite of passage. Funnily enough they were in chronological order! A dedication, a baptism, a wedding and a funeral. The verse read out at the funeral was from Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8 For everything there is a season, and a time for every […]

A Born Leader

I wonder what you think of when you hear someone described as ‘a born leader’? I have just been reading a biography on the life of Napoleon Bonaparte. Napoleon was extremely hard working and focused. He had an incredible ability to remember details. He was a gifted military strategist and pushed initiatives forward with an […]

Nailed to the Cross

If you were at Elmwood on Sunday morning, 23 June, then you will have shared in a wonderful baptism service, where four people declared publicly that Jesus Christ is their Lord and Saviour. When Chris spoke to the children, you will have heard him say that sin gets between us God sent His son, Jesus, […]

Consider the Squirrels

How do you feel about squirrels? Fluffy cuddly creatures? I once heard them described as rats, but with good public relations. I’m afraid my wife and I have rather fallen out with squirrels. They ravage our vegetable patch, destroying our peas and strawberry plants as they burrow away, hiding their nuts in the soil of […]

Bring & Buy Cake Bake in aid of Bethany Children’s Village, Ethiopia

Friday, 12 July 2019 from 10:00-12:00 This summer, a small team from Elmwood Church is going to Ethiopia to work at the Bethany Children’s Village and school. The team members are meeting all their own expenses for their visit. The Bring & Buy Cake Bake is to raise funds for the children at the village […]