Posts from April 2018

Posts from April 2018

Appointment of Pioneer Curate

It was announced yesterday evening at our Annual Vestry Meeting that Matthew Davis will join the Ministry Area as our new Pioneer Curate following his ordination at the end of June. The title ‘pioneer’ means that Matt comes with particular training and expertise in connecting with those in the community, outside of the church. Matt’s enthusiasm for building relationships with young people and families, and his experience in new creative forms of mission, will be a huge asset to the…

A Year of Listening

In our rapidly developing 21st century world, change is now the only constant! Our city is continually adapting and ever expanding (as shown by the current housing developments close to St Edeyrn’s), and modern technology has brought about societal change on a level that previous generations could never have imagined. In addition, we now find ourselves in an increasingly post-Christian society, where the old adage that ‘the parish church is at the centre of the community’ sadly no longer applies.…