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Parish Youth Worker

By John Cooke - Last updated: Sunday, May 8, 2022

£24,000-£29,000 per annum depending on experience/qualifications Are you passionate about seeing young people coming to faith in Jesus Christ and growing as disciples? Does teenage involvement in knife crime break your heart? Can you inspire faith in those around you, and build and train teams? Can you work among people from different Christian traditions, and […]

Palm Sunday at St Peters

By John Cooke - Last updated: Tuesday, April 12, 2022

The young people at St Peter’s put together a re-enactment of the Palm Sunday story. You can see their work here on the CTM Parish channel at YouTube.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting 2022

By John Cooke - Last updated: Thursday, March 24, 2022

The APCM took place on Sunday 8 May 2022 at St John’s church and on Zoom. Documents prepared for this year’s meeting: 2021 Trustees Report and Annual Accounts Reports for other years can be found via the APCM archive.

Administration job opportunity

By John Cooke - Last updated: Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Property Administrator & Site Manager (part-time) The closing date for applications is now past. Required from April 2022 (earlier start date also possible) Salary: £10 per hour Part-time: 10 hours/week, including some evening work Do you enjoy administration, and want to help an outward and engaged parish manage its sizeable property portfolio to serve our […]

Answers to the Christmas Market quiz

By John Cooke - Last updated: Sunday, January 2, 2022

The answers to the Christmas Market quiz are as follows: Warm and cold fronts on a metrological (weather) map Sulva Monkey Atlantic storm names John Napier Fran Kirby, Chelsea Weigh the same Fourbears Bookshop Reading bridge 1923, Caversham bridge 1926, Christchurch bridge 2015 30 Artie Shaw River Chelt The Mainland 21 (6 colour balls and […]

Advent Window Trail

By John Cooke - Last updated: Thursday, December 2, 2021

Twenty five houses split into two mini trails around Caversham will display a special lit-up Advent window depicting part of the nativity story, from 1-25 December. The windows will be lit between 4pm-9pm approximately. This event is run in partnership with Thameside Primary School. For more details, and to leave comments and photos, check out […]

Christmas market returns in Caversham

By John Cooke - Last updated: Tuesday, November 23, 2021

St Peter’s Christmas Market is back. Always well attended before lockdowns, the Market will be held once more, this year, on Saturday, December 4, at St Peter’s Church, Caversham. Supporters will enjoy plenty of stalls and sideshows, wonderful crafts, refreshments, raffle and tombolas — with social distancing encouraged. As a special treat, visitors will have […]

Thank you, Mike

By John Cooke - Last updated: Sunday, June 20, 2021

As the country slowly comes out of lockdown, the St Peter’s congregation were given the opportunity to thank Mike for his leadership and support during the pandemic. This picture showing some of the messages was presented to him at a recent online church forum. Mike expressed his thanks for this and the full texts of […]

Annual Parochial Church Meeting 2021

By John Cooke - Last updated: Tuesday, April 27, 2021

The APCM took place at 10am on Sunday 13 June 2021 on Zoom. APCM Documents Documents prepared for this year’s meeting: Agenda and last year’s minutes Trustees’ Report, financial headline figures and other reports Trustees’ Report and Parish Accounts Reports for other years can be found via the APCM archive.

Christmas Market report

By John Cooke - Last updated: Wednesday, January 6, 2021

In December 2020, volunteers at St Peters ran an online version of the annual Christmas market. The final total raised for the St Peter’s re-ordering fund was £645 – thank you for everyone who took part. If you struggled with the anagram competition, you can read the answers.