From the rector….

July 2020 Benefice News Come and join us: this seems to be a theme at the moment. For a long time we have been talking about the church going out there – to others, to serve our communities by showing and sharing the love of God in practical ways. Preachers...

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Reflection on Wednesday 24th June – Whose lives matter?

Reflection on Wednesday 24th June – Whose lives matter?   1 John 3: 17 – 24 “17 How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister in need and yet refuses help? 18 Little children, let us love, not in word or speech, but...

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Letter from the Clergy December 2019

Lots of things to look forward to this month: events and services, get togethers with family and friends, and Christmas dinner! Christmas is often a time for extreme emotions both happy and sad, with people’s expectations often wrongly high, which can lead to disappointment, arguments and tears. On the other...

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Clergy Letter to the Benefice October 2019

The theme for some of our primary schools has been trust. I went into all 3 of our primary schools and told the story of Abraham and Sarah, who had to wait a long, long time to have a child of their own. I tried to illustrate this by having...

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Hello from Rev’d Gini

Please allow me to introduce myself…   It’s been a long and interesting journey which has brought me this far and I am looking forward to continuing it with you all in the Sancroft Benefice. I grew up in Framsden and Suffolk is in my veins. Having said that I...

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Clergy Letter to the Benefice May 2019

Dear friends and neighbours,   It seems to me that loneliness affects many people in our culture today. I guess the reasons are many; busy lives, families moving away, social media can be positive especially for people who can’t get out but on the other hand, someone can have lots...

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