Entries by Andrew

Wanted – police chaplains in Northamptonshire

Northants Police is inviting police to consider becoming police chaplains. This is not just for Christians or authorised ministers: lay people with the right pastoral skill set are also very welcome to apply. This is an incarnational ministry, getting alongside people, and being a safe listening ear. It is not, therefore, an opportunity to proselytise or […]

ENCS December update available

The East Northants Community Services update for December 2017 is available at ENCS December 2017 update. With best wishes for Christmas and the New Year from ENCS

Mental health & wellbeing – as discussed in East Northants

Rev Philip Evans and Dr David Smart each gave a very relevant and practical presentation on different aspects of mental health and wellbeing at the East Northants Leaders’ Lunch on Wednesday 25th October. The slides used by Philip in his presentation (albeit slightly clipped at the edges in a few cases) are available at Philip Evans […]

ENCS and ENFG explained

The trustees of the charity East Northants Faith Group have recently worked with staff, volunteers and clients of services to agree how its community arm, East Northants Community Services, fits in with the Faith Group, and to produce a mission statement and a values statement. These are all set out at: ENCS role and statements – […]

Rushden people over 150 years

Thirty students of the Rushden Academy have recently carried out some research on people associated with Rushden who made their mark on the world in various positive ways. They achieved this with the help of youth workers from Whitefriars Church, Rushden, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. More details are available at Rushden People Through […]