Ambassadors at Holy Trinity

The Diocese of London have called us to be more Confident, Compassionate and Creative, and with this in mind, we have been inviting everyone to join us in exploring how we can be Good News in our community here in Tottenham.  On Saturday the 12th April we will gather once more to explore the idea…

‘Ember Days’ – Wednesday, Thursday, Friday this week.

In the tradition of the Church of England, the next three days (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday) are “Ember Days” – that is, days set apart for “fasting & prayer” in preparation for the coming festival of Christmas. I invite as many of us as possibly can to join the wider church in observing this tradition….

“The Bigger Family” – A Film about Community in Tottenham

This Summer, we had a huge range of activities at The Wellside. Through our gates, we welcomed people from all over the Tottenham Community, shared tea, cake and conversation. Over the course of the fortnight, a number of local young people took part in “Finding and Filming Community”, a project which provided an opportunity to…

New Beginnings in Tottenham

I’m sitting in what is normally my office/the kitchen of the old school house. But today, because the adults are being boring and having a meeting next door, it has become a choice of hang out for the under 10s. Today they have decided that they are opening a cafe, picking their favourite foods to…

Thoughts for Easter

THOUGHTS FOR EASTER Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen, indeed. Alleluia!! This is the traditional Easter day cry of Christians. Its claim that” Jesus is risen” offers many treasures for the Christian. Foremost, is that we are not just left with fond memories. As Christians, we certainly have more to engage with than a…

Palm Sunday and Holy Week

We have a king who rides a donkey! Our minds will be filled with the image raised by this popular children’s song today. What’s more, we do well to remember to sing it, not out of jest but with deadly seriousness. Indeed, at the time of Jesus, it was a mighty serious affair to ride…

All Shall be Well… pt1

I’m the new kid on the block at Holy Trinity Tottenham, the ‘Community Mission Associate’. Which is a fancy way of saying that it’s my job to help connect the Church with the Community. It’s new, different, and a little terrifying, but it’s a wonderful opportunity for the Church, the parish and the people of…