As part of the Ely 900 celebrations, the Diocese is staging a conference aimed at raising awareness of this little understood condition. Further details can be found here on the Diocesan website.
During Christian Aid Week there will be a Coffee Morning with a Bring & Buy Sale. Please contact Betty Cunnington for further details
Castle Street Methodist Church's minister, the Revd Robert Dolman, continues his fortnightly series of talks. All are welcome.
Further stimulating topics in this series are;
"Christianity is negative and keeps people immature."
"There are plenty of good people of other faiths and none."
"I can be spiritual without being religious."
The Parish of the Ascension will celebrate its Patronal Festival with an Ascension Day Service in St. Peter's Garden, followed by a reception. The whole event will be in church if it is too wet or cold. All are welcome and we hope to see many of you there.
Please note the change of venue.
Street performers will be using St Giles' Church garden during the Festival on Wednesday 6th, Thursday 7th, Friday 8th and Saturday 9th May. The church will be open to welcome visitors and refreshments will be available during these four days. There will also be a stall selling beautiful handmade textile and paper products from Egypt.
[img_assist|nid=279|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=71|height=100]Internationally renowned violinist Steve Bingham will give a concert including his trademark, eclectic mix of music:
• solo Bach and multi-tracked Telemann and Pachelbel for a baroque touch unaccompanied Piazzolla, alongside traditional and not-so traditional folk music from Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Ireland
• world premieres of a new looping piece by Derek Paice and a new arrangement of 'All Along The Watchtower' (Bob Dylan) by Phil Toms
• pieces written for Steve by Andrew Keeling and Laurie Dunkin-Wedd,