Why we prefer a Light Party

Tonight is our annual Light Party. It is our alternative to Halloween. We have food, games and crafts for the kids to do. But our

Are Light Parties silly, weird and unEnglish? Andrew Brown thinks so

Yesterday, I read this bizarre opinion piece in the Guardian by Andrew Brown. In it, he excoriates the idea of Light Parties. Whilst he treats

Why, tonight, we will remember the Reformation

Today we will be holding our annual Light Party (still room if you want to come!) Instead of celebrating Halloween, we concern ourselves with something

When the Lord blesses small acts of faithfulness

Last night we held our annual Light Party. We did the same sorts of things that we usually do – we played some games with

500 years since the reformation – what’s the big deal?

Tonight, at Oldham Bethel Church, we will be holding our annual Light Party. It just so happens that Halloween, the Light Party being our alternative,