Monthly Archives: January 2016

James Woodward Speaks to Graham Rogers on BBC Radio Wiltshire

Sarum College Principal James Woodward was the guest on the Graham Rogers breakfast show on BBC Radio Wiltshire on Sunday 24 January 2016. James spoke about his first few months as Principal of Sarum College and life in the city … Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 7 February: Sunday Next Before Lent

Mountains are good places to pray. We are told more than once that Jesus goes there to pray (Lk 6:12; Mk 6:46; Mt 14:23). I always used to think that Jesus sought the quietness and nature but mountains are special … Read more

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Part-time Qualified Chef Vacancy

We currently have a vacancy for a part-time qualified chef to join our catering team. Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 31 January: Candlemas: Presentation of Christ in the Temple

Simeon blesses (speaks well of) God before he blesses the young family. This blessing is all inclusive salvation, light and glory (30-32). Then he blesses the family and especially Mary but now his words are mixed: there is resurrection but … Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 24 January: 3rd Sunday of Epiphany

Jesus’ mission statement in Luke, nothing short of a revolution: Good news for the poor (is that bad news for the rich?); freedom for prisoners of war (are those terrorists?); sight for the blind (how much do we not see?); … Read more

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Part-time Housekeeping Assistant Vacancy

We currently have a vacancy for a part-time housekeeping assistant to join our housekeeping team. Read more

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Unfurling: Poems of Life, Love and Faith with Ian Adams

Ian Adams was in Sarum College Bookshop for an evening of poetry. Ian entertained and engaged a crowd with his poetry readings. We all dream of a better world – more peaceful, more harmonious, more caring and more celebratory. Such … Read more

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From Venice to Istanbul: An Evening with Harry Bucknall

Sarum College Bookshop was proud to host an evening with Harry Bucknall. Harry delighted a crowd with his adventures, based on his book, In the Dolphin’s Wake. Which tells the tale of his incredible 5,500 mile journey from Venice in the west to Istanbul in … Read more

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Lectionary Reading Blog for 17 January: 2nd Sunday of Epiphany

This is the first ‘sign’ in John, what does it signify? What is its meaning? Jesus question to his mother: “What is that to me and to you?” is a literal quotation or repeat of the question of the widow … Read more

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Book of the Month: January 2016

Being Human by Steve Chalke Prolific author and Baptist minister Steve Chalke is a model of how to take control of your life story and continue to shape it in word and deed. Having founded the successful youth charity Oasis … Read more

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