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Sabbatical Break!

Every seven years the Methodist Church is kind enough to give its ministers a three month break from ‘normal’ ministry. It’s an opportunity to relax, unwind and pursue some other interests that you often just don’t get the time or energy to do when you’re in the thick of it. I’m now on sabbatical (from…
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Tuning in to the International Space Station!

I was really chuffed with my recording of today’s transmission from the ISS (International Space Station) when it passed close by. Astronaut Serena Aunon-Chancellor (KG5TMT) was answering questions from students at the Collège Léonce Bourliaguet, Thiviers, France. You only hear the downlink (ISS to earth) and the audio is a bit dodgy in parts but…
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Christmas is Coming!

Well the season of Advent is now upon us and Christmas is coming fast! We kicked off the usual round of Christingle Services at Kinson last Sunday afternoon. Sooty & Sweep were on hand to ‘help’ as only they can and we had a lot of people of all ages there. One down, three to…
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Weymouth Sea Life Centre

We had a great time last Saturday at the Weymouth Sea Life Centre. Suzannah had organised a minibus to take her Brownie pack on a day out. I went along as an extra leader. The weather was kind and the girls all seemed to enjoy themselves. There are photos in the (Brownies-only) gallery.

The Band was Back Together!

We had a wonderful time back at Upton Methodist Church yesterday morning. Over 70 people turned up and we even managed to put (almost) all of the original Upton Methodist Church band back together again (sorry George – we missed you!). Josh was back from Uni and Steve came back from Devon. It was great…
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Welcome to the New-Look Website!

Welcome to the brand new website! I’ve been struggling with various software based solutions for years now but it was always such a bother to update stuff and add photos etc. I’ve finally made the move to WordPress and I’m hoping this is going to be a lot easier to maintain. That should mean that…
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