Lord, you are beautiful

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- Over the past week I have had a worship song stuck in my head, more specifically, one line: “O Lord, you’re beautiful. Your face is all I see.” (listen here) The text popped into my head and caused me to think through the... Continue Reading →

Psalm 151

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- The Lord is my shepherd,I shall not want.Psalm 23:1 These are the first of David’s well-known words. Written by a shepherd boy out in the wilderness, they talk about his very personal way of relating to God, using images he was surrounded by... Continue Reading →

ACF Presses on in Faith – Full-time Ministry

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- First of all, let’s pause for a moment to pray for this period of interregnum, giving thanks to God for all those who are shouldering the responsibilities of keeping our community together in worship. The Wardens have been working tirelessly. Their action reminds... Continue Reading →

Bulletin Board

Welcome to the Anglican Church Freiburg! We’re thrilled to have you.We are a Church of England congregation in the Diocese in Europe, made up of people from 25 different nations from all over the world.Freiburg im Breisgau in south-west Germany is the (sometimes temporary) home of the wonderful individuals who worship with us. Our community... Continue Reading →

4th Oct 2020 – Harvest Festival

We will be celebrating Harvest Festival this Sunday, 4th October at 11:30 during Morning Worship. For many years now we have had the priviledge to support the Freiburg Salvation Army on this occasion. On Harvest Sunday our congregation memebers are encouraged to bring any packed non-perishable foods, i.e. pasta, tins, rice etc. to church. These... Continue Reading →

A Provoking Tale

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- Once upon a time there was a girl. Being the oldest of four siblings she was very concerned about fairness and sticking to the rules. These character traits, together with her hot temper made for some feet-stomping, on-top-of her-voice-yelling and door slamming episodes... Continue Reading →

Ask not for whom the bell tolls

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- We have a small ritual in our house at the end of the day. At bedtime, I will sometimes say to the children „Ask not for whom the bell tolls…“they will then reply „..it tolls for thee.“ They will then go off to... Continue Reading →

Diocese in Lockdown

In early July, the Diocese in Europe launched a quest to put together a video on Covid-19 lockdown. Diocesan comms has now produced this video. They have put together what could look like a day under lockdown across the diocese. By mid-July, churches across Europe had already experienced the reality of well over 100 days... Continue Reading →

A Carwash for your Soul

--- Midweek Meditations: thoughts, inspiration and encouragement from ACF community members --- In my lifetime I have had the privilege of attending a vast variety of Christian Worship services. One thing that is said in many of these services and almost always in a liturgical church is the Lord’s Prayer. The latter part of the... Continue Reading →

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