11th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in Karlsruhe by Markus KlumppCouncil of Churches, FreiburgThe original German version can be found below. The Assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC) meets every eight years. (WCC) meets every eight years. This year it will be held in Karlsruhe from 31 August to 8 September,... Continue Reading →
Licensing Service of Rev’d Vinod Victor
on 12th December 2021 On the third Sunday of Advent 2021, the Anglican Church in Freiburg turned the leaf on a new chapter in its history. After an extended interregnum of 16 months, the Reverend Vinod Victor was licensed by Ven. Canon Dr Leslie Nathaniel on behalf of Bishop Robert and became our new vicar.... Continue Reading →
From our new minister: Grace Gives Meaning to Waiting!!!
--- A Message of Greeting --- As I greet a ‘Community of Grace’ I recall the angel of the Lord meeting with Mary in Luke 1:28 addressing her as the “One Gifted With Grace.” Her Call was at an unexpected time but with a Divine Plan and Purpose. And once the blueprint was presented to... Continue Reading →
RECAP – Jubilee for the Earth: A Diocese in Europe service for Creationtide
A few weeks ago we invited you to take part in a diocese-wide virtual service. (You can read the post here) This service on 18 September was a great opportunity to gather together to mark Creationtide as we focused on our duty to preserve the gifts we have received in God’s creation and be prayerful... Continue Reading →
Midweek Meditation How can we as a church community grow closer to God and each other? This is the question Daphne tries to answer this week. Read the Midweek Meditation here. Click here to read Vinod's homily from this past Sunday. This weeks 'Voices of the ACF' video is by Alan. Please watch and share... 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 →
Jubilee for the Earth – a service to mark Creationtide
Led byRt Rev’d Robert Innes and Rt Rev’d David Hamid PreacherRt. Rev’d Nicholas HoltamBishop of Salisbury and the Church of England’s lead bishop on environmental issues Friday, 18th September, 2020 18.00 CET via Zoom (The service will also be available on YouTube)(please be online by 17.45) This service marks a great opportunity to gather together to mark Creationtide... 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 →
In the past years ACF community members of all ages have worked together to produce a 2019 and a 2020 Art & Faith Calendar. Beautiful paintings and drawings paired with themed bible passage adorned each page and made for a meaningful gift for loved ones and oneself. (To get an impression, scroll down to browse... Continue Reading →
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