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Stone Advent Windows – 2017

2017 Stone Advent Windows

As we move towards December we are pleased to announced that the Christ Church advent windows will be back for 2017. As in previous years (see archive) this Stone Community Advent Calendar will be opened on each day in December around the town. Now in its eighth year the Advent Calendar has become a key part of the Stone Christmas ...

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Adam Baker performs at Christ Church

Adam Baker is a songwriter and musician whose music reflects some of the things that are close to his heart from issues of social justice to his faith in God. Adam has experience of performing from all sizes of venues, from large crowds and major events such as the London 2012 Olympic Park’s Emerging Icons Stage and Somerset’s New Wine ...

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Advent Windows for 2016 – Come and Look!

Stone Advent Calendar 2016

The community of Stone is set to come together again throughout December as the town is transformed into a giant Advert Calendar.  Entering its 7th year this years theme is Advent Alphabet. This modern day tradition is a real community event which if you haven’t experienced it before make sure you have a look at our stories, photos and videos ...

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Festive Winter Concert

Saturday 3rd December sees a festive winter concert at Stone’s Christ Church, given by Stone Choral Society. Conductor Harriet Johnson will be joined by Fulford Community Choir, plus Equale Brass Quintet, with accompaniment from Jenny Hames, baritone Peter Taylor and soprano Kate Thompson. Bob Chilcott’s Wenceslas and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols will be performed, along with a ...

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Stone church joins Pokemon Go craze!

Pokemon Go

It’s the gaming craze that’s sweeping the world – and a church in Stone is quickly getting in on the Pokemon Go action! The Pokémon Go app was only officially released in the UK on Thursday (15th July), but on Friday evening (16th July) Christ Church is holding a PokéStop Party, when gamers will gather to hunt for creatures in ...

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The God Particle to be staged in Stone in May

The God Particle

The God Particle – a romantic comedy from the award-winning writer behind BBC1’s Miranda – is being staged in Stone in May. A scientist and a vicar walk into a bar… Joining forces they solve a perplexing mystery, stumbling on faith, knowledge and love along the way. The God Particle is a light-hearted but serious-minded play about faith, evidence, science and the importance of ...

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Jungle all the way at Christ Church Easter club!

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RAAAA- AAAARGGGGGGH!  (Tarzan impression!) We’re not ‘lion’, or monkeying around, there’s a whole host of jungle fun in store for youngsters in Stone this Easter as Christ Church invites children from Reception up to Year 6 to join the Jungle Jamboree club. So what is the Jungle Jamboree Holiday Club? The four-day fun club is themed around Bible stories from the ...

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Advent Windows 2015 – giant town calendar returns!

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Stone’s Advent Windows is becoming one of the best Christmas traditions in Stone and sees the town transformed into a giant Advent calendar in the run-up to Christmas Day! And we’re delighted to report that the Advent Windows project is back again in Stone in December for the sixth year running. If you haven’t experienced Advent Windows yet, make sure you have a ...

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