Posts by Derek Barnes

New St Andrew’s Doors

Today we finished the commissioning of the new automatic sliding front doors at St Andrew’s Church Centre. We hope you like them and find them much better than the former swing doors. All St Andrew’s Church members who are key holders have been sent detailed information on how to open them (first in / opening…

Faith at Home

The Church of England has launched a new programme to make prayer a household habit once again.  #FaithAtHome will feature weekly video content to help families to talk about faith and pray together. The videos will be led by children, young people, staff and school leaders from across the country. Over the next three months, #FaithAtHome will…

Beacon of Light

In these difficult times, the illuminated cross on St Andrew’s Church offers us all a beacon of light and hope. Fortunately we were able to safely install the cross (in place of the star) on the afternoon of the 23rd March 2020, just before the Prime Minister introduced additional restrictions on movement. Since then the…

Weekend at Home

Church Weekend at Home 2019 Friday 25th – Sunday 27th October 2019 A weekend of fun, faith, fellowship and friends Thank you to everyone who came to our ‘Weekend at Home’ at the end of October. It was a really special time of fun, faith and fellowship. Many thanks to all those who organised, cooked…

Peter Myres Priesting

12 people, including our Peter Myres,  were ordained Priests on Saturday 22nd June at Worcester Cathedral. You can read all about them and see the photos and videos from the service on the Worcester Diocese website. 

Well Dressing

As part of the 2019 Malvern Well Dressing & Water Festival, the pump at St Andrew’s was dressed under this year’s theme ‘Flight’ as ‘You Raise Me up’.        You can see the overall effect below. Very well done to all those involved.