Origami Scripture Hearts

Last night at the meditative service in our cycle on ‘The Good Book?’ we made origami hearts out of pages from an old bible. In Japan where origami originates, it is considered a meditative activity – as you work in quite a focussed way with the paper your mind can become quite still. This activity […]

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Jojo’s baptism

On Sunday 23rd September 2012 we gathered – along with friends and family of the Mawsons – in the chapel at Wadham college to baptise little Joanna, latest progeny of Tim and Caroline. These are always very special events in the life of our community and yesterday even the very wet weather couldn’t put a […]

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Urban pastoral

Street Pastors in uniform

There can’t be many church initiatives which are on average better known to Friday night clubbers than Sunday morning congregations. But the blue uniforms of Street Pastors, out in groups of four from Friday evening to the not-so-small hours of Saturday morning, have become increasingly familiar in Oxford and elsewhere over the last few years. […]

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