Welcome to Rachel!

We are delighted to announce that – subject to some formal processes – Rachel Hamilton will be joining us as curate at Sunnyside and Bourne End next summer. Please do pray for Rachel and Duncan as they prepare to move to Berkhamsted.

Here are a few lines from Rachel: ‘My name is Rachel and I am married [...]

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Prayer for the Church

“I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.”  John 15.5

This was the key verse for our weekend away last year. One of the fruits of our time away together was a [...]

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Wednesdays at Sunnyside

Many of us love listening to Nine Lessons and Carols from King’s College, Cambridge on Christmas Eve. The readings take us on a journey through the Bible so that we understand why Jesus was born as a baby in Bethlehem and how he fulfilled God’s promises to his people.

We will be looking at [...]

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Messy Church at the Festival of Light

On Sunday 24th November the annual Festival of Light will be happening on Berkhamsted High Street from 3.30 – 6pm. We are very excited to have a spot there where we can do a mini Messy Church craft session and where we will have the opportunity to chat with people and share something of what [...]

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Can you help?

Our young people will be making gingerbread houses on 1st December. We need egg free gingerbread house pieces because of allergies and these are difficult to buy. We are looking for someone (or some people) who would be willing and able to make the roofs and walls for 8 gingerbread houses before 1st [...]

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Church Weekend Away 2020

You may have been thinking about it but now is the time to get your booking form in for the Weekend Away at High Leigh, as we are now more than half full.

High Leigh is a lovely well-appointed Christian conference centre about an hour from Berkhamsted. It has beautiful grounds and is [...]

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Messy Church and Fireworks

We are getting really excited about our Messy Church and Fireworks coming up at Sunnyside on Saturday 2nd November. There will be our usual mix of mess, fun, friendship and celebration in church before we head up to the vicarage garden for hot dogs, soup and fireworks. Our theme for the afternoon will be light [...]

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We will remember them

On Sunday 10th November we will be taking time to remember all those who have given their lives as a result of international conflict over the past 100 years.  There will be an All Together service on 10th November which will start at 10am.  Our service will include a reading of our Roll of Honour [...]

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Big Quiz Night 2019

Sunnyside is excited to be joining churches across the country in hosting the Tearfund Big Quiz Night on Saturday 16th November at 7.30pm. This is an opportunity for us to come together socially but also to raise money for charity (Tearfund suggest a donation of £5pp).

The quiz will be held in Church [...]

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