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Posted by Ros Clarke, 23 Apr 2018

Ros Clarke chats to James Hughes, vicar of the Church Society parish of St Alkmund's Duffield.

As we continue the podcast series getting to know some of our Church Society parishes, Ros visits St Alkmund’s, Duffield, near Derby.

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Posted by Sophie Barker, 18 Apr 2018

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Church Society will be held at Oak Hill College on Saturday 12 May 2018, commencing at 11.15am.

At this meeting, held every year as part of our annual conference, we elect our honorary officers and Council, hear reports from the Director and Chairman of Finance, and have a chance to discuss issues of importance to us as a Society. If you are a member of Church Society, please come along to exercise your vote and make a contribution.

Please download the official notice of the AGM and the nomination form for those who might wish to stand for election to Council.

There will also be a vote to make Amendments to the Society’s Articles of Association, proposed by Church Society Council. The full list of proposed changes can be viewed here. The current articles of Association can be viewed here.

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Lee on the Lectionary: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year B) from Church Society on Vimeo.

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Posted by Lee Gatiss, 18 Apr 2018

Our readings this week rivet our attention on the voluntary self-giving of Christ for his people, which marks out a way for all of us to follow in building and pastoring the church.

Lee Gatiss expounds the lectionary readings for the 4th Sunday of Easter (Year B) which are Acts 4:5-12, 1 John 3:16-24, and John 10:11-18.

You can also follow along with these video expositions on the Lee on the Lectionary Facebook page. We also tweet the video link every Sunday morning at 6am for those who like a morning exposition of the word. Follow us @churchsociety.

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