On this page will appear various resources for you to use whilst we're at home
MESSAGE FROM OUR RECTOR
Please click here to read a message from our Rector, Steve Johnson.
The final, and 100th, Night Prayer (Compline) is being broadcast on Monday 6th July at 8pm - click here to listen. This will be followed by a discussion on what we have learnt over this period. Repeated at 10pm.
SERMONS - click on date to read text
05/07/20 Steve Johnson
28/06/20 Greg Forster (click here for audio version)
21/06/20 Hazel Allen
14/06/20 Romaine Thompson
07/06/20 John Holden
31/05/31 Steve Johnson
24/05/20 Robert Rayner (click here for audio version)
17/05/20 Valerie Morris
10/05/20 Chris Hargraves
03/5/20 Steve Johnson
26/4/20 Hazel Allen
19/4/20 Romaine Thompson
12/4/20 Steve Johnson
5/4/20 Mike Bourke
29/3/20 Louise Magowan
15/3/20 Robin Trew
CHILDREN, FAMILY & YOUNG PEOPLE'S ACTIVITIES
Here are some suggestions for children and young people.
WORSHIP & PRAISE
Kimee Cleaton has produced some worship songs for us.
Prom Praise by All Souls Orchestra
WORSHIP AT HOME
CHURCH OF ENGLAND have produced this Prayer Booklet
Steve has produced this Worship at Home booklet. The readings for Morning Prayer can be found here.
Prayer points - here are some prayer points that you might like to pray through.
Sarah found this song helpful, which is based on Psalm 84, the Psalm Chris Hargraves looks at in her sermon for 10 May.
This video can be used as a prayer The Beatitudes for a Global Pandemic. If you enjoyed this video you are invited to give 'tips' to go to the Trussell Trust via this Just Giving page.
CHURCH OF ENGLAND have produced this reflections on mental health
HAND WASHING PRAYER - click here to read this prayer
HEREFORD DIOCESE'S YouTube Channel - listen to Bishop Richard's weekly message etc
LOCKDOWN - click here for an acrostic to help us during this lockdown
FACEBOOK - "like" our Stretton Parish group page and keep up to date with resources and links that we are posting during the week.
Anvil-journal of theology and mission
Church Mission Society have lots of resources, to listen to, read and reflect
A list of the many types of practical help available in the Strettons has been compiled, and includes food deliveries, takeaway meals, printing etc.
We are looking at starting a "virtual book club, whilst we are all in isolation. If this might interest you, please let the Parish office know and we will be in touch. We are looking at Christian classics, as well as some new ones.
Enjoy some cartoons from CartoonChurch.com which you can print off and colour in if you wish:
staying at home
Thank you NHS