Congratulations to our hard working Church Warden Linda Karlsberg on her special day
All good things around us are sent from heaven above. Then thank the Lord, O thank the Lord for all his love.
A wonderful service of celebration and thanksgiving for Harvest this morning followed by a delicious lunch of Homemade soup, pie and peas and Apple pie/crumble
Many thanks to all who helped in anyway for the service and lunch.
Join us for our Harvest Festival Celebration on Sunday 14th October 2018
This will be followed by a lunch of: Soup, Pie and Peas and Fruit Crumble( Please let us know if you would like to join us for lunch by Sunday 7th October: £7.50: Children are free)
9 pilgrims supported by 2 ” roadies” completed the St Augustine Camino Pilgrimage from Rochester to Ramsgate walking a total of 72 miles ;
We began our from Rochester Cathedral, and passed through Aylesford, ( Staying at the monastery), Faversham( visiting the Shrine of St Jude), Canterbury( visiting the Cathedral) and finished at Ramsgate at The Abbey and Shrine of St Augustine.
We walked through beautiful countryside, woodlands, through orchards,across muddy ploughed fields , alongside rivers and marshlands, through villages towns and cities.
Been the season of Autumn ,we were able to experience the gathering of the harvest and the preparation for next years crops: among the beauty and wonder of never ending creation.
We received Spiritual food and blessings as we passed through then many places of worship: form small churches in Villages to the splendour of monasteries and Cathedrals where we found warm hospitality and peace.
For the beauty of the earth, for the beauty of the skies, for the love which from our birth over and around us lies. Lord of all to thee we raise, this our sacrifice of thanks and praise.