Harmony Club: November 2019

On Jesus’ baptism and choosing the twelve… by Jo Saward So, last week the Harmony children helped to make a collage depicting Jesus’ baptism, complete with trees and the white dove. The Brilliant bit of the Bible was from Matthew chapter 8, when God said “This is my own dear Son, with whom I am…

Gearing up for Christmas in the Parish of High Ongar…

Or should I say gearing up for Advent? by Katherine Garner This year we have decided to do something a bit special for the period of Advent! Something we hope will become an annual tradition. Something we hope will bring community and church together. Something we believe will be beautiful, practical and above all highly…

Helping the Homeless

by Katherine Garner Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. Psalm 82:3 We are very privileged to live in our lovely town of Ongar, and I guess we are fortunate that we do not have a visible homeless problem here. But our neighbouring towns of…