In praise of preaching: The Lord gave the word

Home » News » In praise of preaching: The Lord gave the word
Long Service Awards

Twelve Local Preachers from the Wey Valley Circuit were awarded long service preaching certificates, on Trinity Sunday, 11 June 2017, at a circuit service held at Godalming United Church, in the beautiful surroundings of the flower festival.

Awards ranged from 27-60 years: John Mitchell 60 years, George Hammond 50 years, Colin Wright 50 years, Robert Gill 40 years, Rabson Ziso 36 years, Janet Gardham 31 years, Philip Beastall 30 years, Jean Shepherd 30 years, Graham Pearcey 30 years Sandra Wright 29 years, Dereka Gadney 28 years and John Morton 27 years.

In the photo are Robert Gill, Colin Wright, Sandra Wright, Janet Gardham, Jean Shepherd, Graham Pearcey, Rabson Ziso

The service was led By Rev Allan Taylor and Rev Peter Hills presided at Holy Communion. The preacher, Rev Barrie Tabraham gave a powerful sermon based on Hymn 564, O Thou who camest from above. The preachers were thanked and congratulated by Rev Dr Claire Potter.

You may also be interested in

Proms
Webteam

Tue 19th March 'Prom Praise for Schools' is taking place on Tues 19th March at The Royal Albert Hall: 3,000 pupils from 67 schools will join an orchestra, singers, actors, a Red Sea, a Burning Bush, and a narrator — Paul Kerensa. It's based on the Exodus story and features music from Holst, Greig and Stormzy. We need help! EITHER helpers to marshall the children or to help with...

Byfleet Poster-page-001 (1)
Webteam

Throughout the weekend of 1st, 2nd and 3rd March Byfleet Methodist Church will be holding a number of events in celebration of their 80th Anniversary.You will note, there is no charge for any of the activities other than the Sunday lunch but where possible it would be helpful if people would apply for (free) tickets for the Friday evening talk/film and, in particular, the Saturday Dance...

Cafe Style Service - March 19
Webteam

Addlestone Methodist Church warmly welcomes you to their Cafe Style service on 17th March at 6.30 pm.The service will be led by Rev Barrie Tabraham with the theme of "Surprises in...