This morning we continued our sermon series ‘Teach us to pray’ and Andrew helped us to think about the wonderful paradox that God is our father in heaven.

This afternoon I was reading George Herbert’s poem ‘Praise 2’ which some of us might know as the old hymn ‘King of glory, king of peace’. Herbert [...]

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Work on the lobby

We are excited that the work on refurbishing the lobby is due to begin on 5th August. We are determined that the project will cost no more than the legacy of £10,000 which is funding the work so have adjusted our plans accordingly. The refurbishment will involve decorating inside and out, laying [...]

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Prayer for the church

July and August’s monthly prayer meeting will be at the Vicarage as part of our ‘teach us to pray’ series. On 25th July and 22nd August we will meet 8pm-10pm: we will spend some time discussing our series on prayer before praying for the life of Sunnyside. All are very welcome [...]

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Summer Sundays

The school holidays are fast approaching and we want to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you to our amazing ‘sundays cool’ team who serve our children, young people and families week by week throughout the year on Sunday mornings.

As part of that thank you we want to give the team a [...]

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New summer series

Prayer is the one thing that the Gospels record the disciples asking Jesus to teach them: ‘One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, ‘Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.” (Luke 11.1). His response is to [...]

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Job opportunity

Sadly Jonathan will be leaving us in the summer to move closer to family in Devon so we need to appoint a new Youth Team Leader. Please do pray about this and share the opportunity with anyone you know who might be interested. Thank you.

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James and Joanna at the Vicarage

James and Joanna Price (along with their two children) will be in Sunnyside for the last weekend of June to catch up with friends and tell us about their work with the Rohingya people. We are really looking forward to hearing stories of their adventures in South East Asia and how God has been using [...]

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Thank you very much to everyone who sponsored a Bible for Sunnyside. I am delighted to tell you that we have been able to purchase 160 new NIV Bibles in the updated translation which are now in church. I hope that you are enjoying reading them! It is also encouraging to hear that we sent [...]

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After what seems like an age, we have our Emerge service again this Sunday!

Our social on 9th June was a success – BBQ at Jane Markby’s. We narrowly missed the rain and enjoyed burgers, sausages and salad, followed by toasted marshmallows 🙂

This Sunday we have a guest speaker – James Price [...]

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Lobby update

We are planning some improvements to our facilities at Sunnyside to make them more welcoming, usable and accessible. Following our PCC meeting on 17th June, we are delighted to update you on our plans.

The consultation with church members and hall users revealed clear priorities and the PCC agreed in March that these would [...]

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