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Anniversary of oldest Baptist church in Leicestershire

Out from the Elms – 365 years on

This coming weekend sees 365 years since the Baptist believers meeting at Sutton in the Elms became established as a Church congregation. In the mid sixteen-hundreds persecution by the Established Church meant that worshippers could not have a building, but met in the seclusion of the Elms woodland. Today the premises have developed from very…

Harvest at Sutton – Sunday 11th October

A quick look at the leaves on the trees or the fruit fallen to the lawn will tell you it is Autumn and harvest season. Farmers have already brought in most of the crops, but this is the traditional time of year for church harvest festivals. In North America they have their Thanksgiving festivals where…

Broughton Astley

Angels & Monsters big toddle report

On Thursday 18th June our Angels and Monsters took part in the Barnardos Big Toddle to help raise funds for disadvantaged children. The area next to the church was decorated with pirate bunting and flags and an assault course was set out for the children to get rid of some of their energy! The children…