Stories of Hope No 1
The first in a new series of good news stories show-casing what parishes are doing to combat the COVID-19 situation and keep their ministry moving forward.
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Parishes across the Dicoese of Durham are using creative ways of being Church inorder to reach out to their congregations and communities whilst the country finds itself in lockdown amidst COVID-19.
For many parishes, Live Streaming has become the norm in the last few weeks, for others, this has come at a time where they were thinking of how to use digital technology in their ministry and the ‘Lockdown’ has given the final push to jump at the opportunity.
One such parish is Hillside Church in Lobley Hill nr Gateshead – The Revd Glen MacKnight takes up the story.
- How do we maintain contact with our people?
- They say Necessity is the Mother of Invention,
- in our case necessity became the mother of a kick up the backside.