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Thy Kingdom Come by Revd Amanda Denniss

Thy Kingdom Come 2017  Prayer Novena 25th May to 3rd June Itchen Valley Churches Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement, which invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension and Pentecost for more people to come to … Continue reading

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Who cares?

‘What hurts the most’  This article first appeared in the May edition of Itchen Valley News ‘What hurts the most?’ I guess there are going to be two sorts of people reading this article:   one group will be able to … Continue reading

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Little Rainbows Christmas Party 2016

You really get to know the most popular Nativity characters amongst the mothers of our young people at the Little Rainbows Nativity.  This year we had one Mary (maybe a good thing that we only had one Mary), no Joseph … Continue reading

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Christmas Cameo 2016

It’s a fantastic event every year.  I felt underdressed in my jeans and dog collar as everyone turned out in Christmas finery and every possible different kind of Christmas jumper.  Fred Haslam offered to rent his to me…I regretfully declined. … Continue reading

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Monday Group December 2016

The Monday Group had its final meeting for 2016 at No6 the Terrace Avington today.  We celebrated getting quite close to finishing studying Jonah with tea and coffee mince pies and stollen.  Generally we start our one hour sessions with … Continue reading

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What we do: Little Rainbows

Every Monday morning (except bank holidays) at St John’s Itchen Abbas at 10am about 12 or 14 toddlers and babies (with their parents, grandparents or nannies) come to Little Rainbows for play, dancing and a Bible story.  Its the highlight … Continue reading

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Posada starts its journey in Itchen Valley!

Its Advent Sunday and the nativity figures for the Itchen Valley Posada have started their journey with a prayer and lighting a candle with Tom, Sophie, Chloe and Sam in Itchen Abbas. Chloe comes up with her own idea to … Continue reading

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