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There has always been lots going on at Scargill, from programmes to impromptu gatherings; from fun, laughter and food to times of quiet and reflection.

It is a blessing to be able to celebrate 60 years of ministry here at Scargill this year. That is 60 years of meetings, of praying, of hard work, of laughter, of tears and of sharing in peoples story. To help us make this year special we are asking for people to share their stories about the role Scargill has played in their lives and we will share them here each week.

The curious incident of God in the Night-time

Jo Penn has been writing Daily Prayer reflections for Sanctuary First this week (Sunday 17th through to Saturday 23rd Jan 2021). Here are the links to the first and last …

This was posted on 23 January 2021.

Strong Foundations, New Beginnings

Strong Foundations, New Beginnings ‘Rooted and Grounded in Love’ The order of the Holy Paraclete and Scargill Movement are delighted to announce that we are joining hands to create and …

This was posted on 13 February 2020 and updated on 15 September 2020.

David Runcorn’s talk for Scargill’s 60th

Unfortunately David Runcorn was taken poorly over the weekend we celebrated our 60th birthday (don’t fret he has made a full recovery!) He has generously provided us with the script …

This was posted on 10 August 2019.

Scargill at 60, Ruth Yeoman at nearly 59!

Ruth Yeoman recalls a childhood of picnics, extended family and growing up as part of the very first Scargill Community. I was born at Amber Cottage, Kettlewell in September 1960. …

This was posted on 19 July 2019.

A holiday with an unexpected twist!

Peter Lewis tells how his holiday at Scargill had quite an unexpected twist! I  first came to Scargill on a Parish Weekend from Nottingham when I was new to the …

This was posted on 12 July 2019.