Archive for March, 2016

Mandy’s Baptism – Easter 2016

Mandy’s Baptism – Easter 2016

Amidst our Easter celebrations this year, we were delighted to celebrate with Mandy Frawley on the very happy occasion of her baptism. Since she was not baptised as a baby, and since she wanted to be baptised by immersion, we enlisted the help of the good folks at the Lucan Centre to enable us the perfect […]

By March 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Tenebrae 2016

Tenebrae 2016

On Friday 25th March, MCC gathered for our annual Tenebrae Service in Manor Mills. Tenebrae comes from the Latin word for ‘Shadow’ and the service portrays the events that took place during the first Good Friday leading up to the ‘shadow’ of Jesus’ death.  Combining readings, song and silence, Tenebrae begins in light but after each reading a candle is blown out […]

By March 28, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

WDOP Reflection by Alison King

A Candle is lit. As we now walk towards the joy of the Easter sunrise, perhaps you remember the advent candle lit not so long ago, these very traditions reminding us that life is always made up of seasons? I have one friend who always lights a candle when she eats as a reminder that […]

By March 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
World Day of Prayer Service 2016

World Day of Prayer Service 2016

On Saturday 5th March, MCC was delighted to host this year’s World Day of Prayer Service prepared by the women of Cuba. This year’s theme was “Receive Children, Receive Me” and the reflection was given by our own Mrs Alison King. As you can see from the photos below, the decorations around the theme were a beautiful […]

By March 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →