Category Archives: Advent

Discover and explore the Christmas story

Children aged 3-10 are invited to discover and explore the Christmas story at a special holiday session of I wonder, our Montessori-inspired group of storytelling and craft. Find out more and book your child’s place.  

Minister’s letter for December

“O little town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie!….The hopes and fears of all the years are met in thee tonight” How many times will you sing this carol in the Advent and Christmas season? The last line … Continue reading

Table Talk Advent Course “Journeying with the Magi”

The Table Talk Advent Course “Journeying with the Magi” runs on Wednesday evenings for four weeks. See the schedule for more details.

Christmas: a time for (for)giving and a time for (for)getting

In the run-up to Christmas we are following a 4-session course on Forgiving and Forgetting Christmas is a time for giving, getting, forgiving and forgetting. We’ll explore each of these themes through readings, prayers, activities, comments, sayings, discussion points … Continue reading

Advent Course

This year’s four-week Church at Castle advent discussion course is based on a new four-part York Course, Jesus: the voice that makes us turn. Each hour-long session will be held on two occasions each week: in the Rotunda … Continue reading

Twelve prayer stations for Advent

On 4th December our Advent Evening was a series of 12 prayer stations on the theme of journeying. The Celtic Christians had prayers for the everyday household jobs, so that every moment was offered to God. Going to bed I … Continue reading

Advent Evenings – Journey to Christmas

There’s a warm welcome to everyone to join two Advent evenings on Wednesday December 4th and 11th starting at 1930. The evenings will be led by Dan Woodhouse and our minister Alison and will take the theme of Journey to … Continue reading