Materialism – The opiate of the people

By Ian Hempshall

You say; I am rich, I have prospered and I need nothing, not realising that you are wretched, pitiable, poor, blind and naked. REV 3:17 We live in a society where we are bombarded every moment of the day with subtle often unnoticed inducements to buy stuff. Our every whim and desire can be purchased with … Read more


By Jules Middleton

Last month as part of Thy Kingdom Come and the Diocesan Year of Prayer we were praying in our new prayer room at The TRINITY Centre, 24 hours a day for 4 days. It was wonderful to take the time out to seek God for those we love, for the town we love, and the … Read more

Consider The Lilies

By Creation Care Team

In April I went to visit Ravenna, on the Adriatic coast of Italy, in company with some of my art history friends. We had been studying the art of mosaics, their history and how they were made, and we wanted to see the most famous examples in their original sites. Made from tiny pieces of coloured … Read more

24/4 Prayer: Time to listen, time to adore

By Ian Hempshall

Jesus went out to the mountain to pray, and all night he continued in prayer to God. Luke 6:12 And rising very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus departed and went out to a desolate place, and there he prayed.  Mark 1:35 From Wednesday 16th May to Pentecost Sunday, Trinity will be … Read more

Creation Care in Nicaragua

By Ian Hempshall

For the Lord will comfort Zion; he will comfort all her waste places, and will make her wilderness like Eden, her desert like the garden of the Lord; joy and gladness will be found in her, thanksgiving and the voice of song. Isaiah 51:3 NRSV In February a small contingent from Trinity went with a group from  Amos … Read more