All Hallows

31 October – All Hallows Eve – and it’s an in between kind of time. In between because late autumn the year turns, the clocks tick back, and we resign ourselves to the temporary dying of nature as the leaves swirl down the streets towards winter and the end of another year. In between the […]


A New Priest in Newtown

St John And Stephen’s church is very excited to soon welcome the Revd Claire Alcock as our new Vicar. Claire’s installation service will be held on the 2nd October 2019, in the evening. Further details to be announced. All are welcome!   If you want to know what attracted Claire to this exciting parish then […]


Engaging the Powers – Hamish Preston

Hamish Preston’s mammoth project is complete! Committed to ‘Engaging the Powers’ and to discern and resist the violence and domination in political, economic and social structures, Hamish began a task of condensing and summarising key academic texts. The summary papers take the big ideas and lay them out clearly in a few pages. The work […]