Emmaus Manhunt! 31st January 2020.

On a misty damp evening we went up onto the Ashdown Forest at Hindleap to play manhunt. The rules are: A small group hide in a designated area and then the others have to find them (preferably without torches), and hide quietly with them until everyone has found them. As you can imagine hiding in bracken and … [Read more…]

January’s Churchyard Working Party

Derek writes: On a bright morning, a small but enthusiastic group set about pruning, clearing and digging round grave edging. Important work is always completed on these mornings, helping to keep the Churchyard reasonably tidy and push back untouched areas. Willing hands & feet are always much appreciated – everyone’s welcome to join in.  No expertise is … [Read more…]

Emmaus Spring Term – Volleyball, cakes and Toy Story 4

Emmaus Spring Term started on 10th January with an evening in West Hoathly Village Hall  of volleyball, hanging out and decorating cup cakes with all manner of deliciously rich butter icing, sprinkles & toppings. The materials had been kindly prepared by one of the Youth Leaders. The following week, 17th January, we moved to The Sharpthorne … [Read more…]

November’s Working Party

On Friday 29th November, a beautifully sunny day after 3 days of grey and rain, an enthusiastic bunch had a good clear out of the drainage gulley on the South side of the Church. Also work cutting back the sods around the grave edges continued a pace. There’s no December working party so the next working … [Read more…]

Emmaus Night Walking and Emmaus has got Talent.

Friday 22nd November. Night Walk An activity I really enjoy and hopefully the youngsters likewise. We walked down from Sharpthorne Hall into the Gravetye Woods, looping around in a big circle and back again. A chance to have a good chat, slip about and get muddy Emmaus Talent Show, November 29th. A relaxed evening with the … [Read more…]