Our Vision

A people with hearts on fire, loving God, walking with Jesus and led by the Spirit


The Bridge

May 2018

Front cover of The Bridge May 2018

Bishop speak out for the 'Windrush' children / "...for hope & reconciliation" / Thy Kingdom Come / The betrayal of commonwealth immigrants in Britain / 'Windrush - portrait of a generation' / Vicars shine Redhill shoes for Maundy Thursday / Mothering Sunday at St Richard's, Ham / Palm Sunday in South Croydon / Pop-up Church at Waterloo Station / New Canon Missioner for Southwark Diocese / Memorial service marks 25 years since the murder of Stephen Lawrence / Bishop's Advisor for Hospital Chaplaincy / Honorary Canons appointed / REQM for Thamesmead School / Jesus-shaped Evangelism - a journey on the road to Emmaus / Parish Profile: St Mary, Newington / Plaque celebrates the diver who saved Winchester Cathedral / Southwark Diocese in Messy Church first / Let us pray / Social Justice and the Common Good / Happy to help... / Constantine the Great and Christianity in Roman Britain / What's On / Horley Team Ministry celebrates three anniversaries / Archbishop Angaelos at Southwark Cathedral / Sally's 50-mile Easter prayer walk / What did you do on London Marathon Day?

April 2018

Front cover of The Bridge April 2018

Marking 300 years of Hawksmoor's Church /  Archbishop Josiah commissioned as an Honorary Assistant Bishop / The joy of our Easter faith / Welcare supporting children and families in Greenwich / Stations of the Cross - Community Art at St John, Hurst Green / Eileen Ripley - 100 years old! / A day for celebration and sadness / Maundy purse nominations / Move over Mary Baker / Diocesan Synod Report / Church/Mosque twinning celebrated at Lambeth Palace / 'Nearer God's heart in a garden...' / St Barnabas, Clapham Common Parish Profile / ‘Life Events’ seminar in Reigate / Rhyme Time at Windmill Manor / Let Us Pray / Landmark church to get a welcome make-over / Pioneer Minister in the Arts for Southwark / What's On / 'A moment in time never to be forgotten' / 

March 2018

Front cover of The Bridge March 2018

'Ashes-to-Go' / A Lenten journey to the land of the 'living stones' / A view from The Bridge / Lancelot Andrewes Medal for 'invaluable part of the team' / Professor Solomon Pratt / Senior church leaders gather in South London / Students ask; 'What makes a good city?' / Photocaption: Merton Priory Team Ministry quiz party / Cloud of 'Doubt' - Southwark Cathedral's Lent Installation / 'All Change' on the DAC / St John's marks 25th anniversary of restoration / Celebrating lay leadership and lay ministry in Southwark Diocese / Lay Champions reception / St Augustine's College celebrates its students / Sue Atkinson to run her 10th marathon / let us pray / Back as he wrote it... / New Chair for USPG / Governing Body Clerking / What's On / CofE issues Lent Plastic Challenge / Bishop to lead two Autumn pilgrimages / The Parish Support Fund and Southwark Vision - 2018 meetings 

February 2018

Front cover of The Bridge February 2018

Royal Couple at Southwark Cathedral Service of Light / Listening to the young people of the Holy Land / New Canon Missioner for the Diocese / Heritage of St Alfege Church to be revealed thanks to National Lottery / North Lambeth - 'Kicking against the wall' / Bishops in prison at Christmas / 'Church Heroes' honoured in balham and Tooting awards / Christmas gift from Streatham 'seniors' / New Bishop of London is former Southwark priest / Mental Health Matters - it could be you! / Blessing London's Bridge and River / Photocaption: trees for sacred spaces planted at St Mark's, Surbiton / The Southwark Vision / Parish Profile: St Patrick, Wallington / It's your call...where is God calling you? / Photocaption: Historic carving replacement at Southwark Cathedral / St Bede's gets RE seal of approval... / ... and Nutfield School gets REQM Gold award / Review - Experiencing Music: Restoring the Spiritual / Let us pray / Funding repairs to historic churches / Photocaption: Jubilee Vestments blessed / The Parish Support Fund and Southwark Vision - 2018 meetings / What's On / The Bishop of Southwark's Lent Call 2018