LEST WE FORGET

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In the United Kingdom Remembrance Sunday is our day “to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts”.  It is held on the second Sunday in November,… Read more »

GAMBLING HAZARDS!

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I learnt my lesson about the hazards of gambling many years ago! I was at school, and I lost my fish & chip lunch money in a fruit machine, and went hungry for the rest of the day! Yet this… Read more »

Everybody worships something!

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Everybody worships something!   Human beings are worshipping creatures! I wonder if you think this is true or not. Many people may deny this for they regard worship as a strange or outdated practice, connected to the idea of religion… Read more »

A Burns night to remember!

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A Burns night to remember! Gordon Mallory formally addressed the Haggis (picture below) which had been presented to him by David James. After the Haggis was “killed” an excellent meal prepared by the Events and Charities team, of Haggis, Neeps… Read more »

FOODBANK UPDATE

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Over 6 tonnes of stock arrived at the warehouse over Christmas! However, we are very short of : · Cartons of Orange Juice · Sugar · Smash instant mashed potato · Sponge puddings Please, no more soup, we have so… Read more »

Everything Has Its Time

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I would like to start this clergy letter by extending a very big thank you to everyone from St Cuthbert’s and the wider communities of Marton and Coulby Newham for making my family and I feel so welcome since our… Read more »

Faith through suffering

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As I write this clergy letter, the news remains filled with suffering, atrocity, tragedy and disaster. We may have tried to distance our- selves from all that is wrong in the world during Christmas and New Year , yet as… Read more »

A Christmas message from our new incumbent

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First of all may I say how much my family and I are looking forward to moving to Marton-in -Cleveland. Though a native Southerner, I have spent much of my working life in the North East, a region of the… Read more »

Confirmations and baptisms

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On Sunday 16th November 14 candidates from St Cuthbert’s were confirmed by Archbishop Sentamu with 2 of them also being baptised.   This came after 4 weeks of preparation and exploring what conformation means and how those who attended could… Read more »

Revd Andy Grant

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The Reverend Andrew Grant, (Assistant Curate in the Benefice of Bramham) has been appointed as Vicar of the Benefice of Marton-in-Cleveland. The Reverend Andrew Grant was ordained in the Diocese of York in 2011. Before ordination he worked in the… Read more »