Roof ‘n’ Roots

SPRING 2020

How do you keep in contact amid Coronavirus? One extended family found an answer. Our own correspondent Rachel Dawson shares the story. 'My cousin set up a Facebook family page,' said Rachel, 'a totally new thing for us – but quite easy.' Plus there's more content to encourage you in the latest Roof 'n' Roots: Coronavirus advice for your wellbeing; ...
Read More

WINTER 2019

Revd Richard Teal – a long-serving member of our board – has become President Elect of the Methodist Conference! We're so proud of our Richard, we asked him to share his story. We also discovered that one of our residents, Revd Joyce Barrass, was one of the first UK Methodist mission partners to Bolivia. It's humbling how much treasure we ...
Read More

SUMMER 2019

Whatever happened to summer? Hopefully the sun shines on you as you open up the latest edition of Roof 'n' Roots. There's enough content to keep you enlightened and entertained on those lazy, hazy days. Here are just some of the highlights of our news publication: an island girl who was made for mission; latest news on our residents' survey; ...
Read More

SPRING 2019

Spring has come! The late great Leonard Cohen said it 'sneaks...into our villages, between our birch trees'. Amid the sights and scents of the season, and in the shade of big, bright, beautiful blossoms, comes the latest edition of Roof 'n' Roots. Here are just some of the highlights: a love story that lived under apartheid; the background to one ...
Read More

WINTER 2018

Christmas is coming – which means the winter edition of Roof 'n' Roots is here! We're rounding off our eventful 70th anniversary year with reading material designed to inform, encourage and inspire you.  Here's a look at some of the content: how David and Joyce Millington hosted an MMHS birthday service; meet the man who crafted worship materials for our ...
Read More

SUMMER 2018

Summer came with a vengeance! We hope you've been enjoying the warm weather in safety and comfort. Meanwhile, we've been celebrating our 70th anniversary in wild and wonderful ways - including a bumper eight-page edition of Roof 'n' Roots! Here's a look at some of the content: an MMHS resident celebrating his 100th birthday in our 70th year; meet the ...
Read More

SPRING 2018

After what seems like the longest winter in living memory, we hope spring has finally sprung. But one thing is for certain – the latest edition of Roof 'n' Roots is out! We hope our newsletter arrives like a ray of sunshine, offering comfort and inspiration to our residents. Here are just some of the contents: Society resident Revd Mary Randle ...
Read More

Winter 2017

While storms lashed these islands - followed by the worst snowfall in seven years - Roof 'n' Roots has been falling on doormats across the country. Offering comfort and encouragement to our residents, here is a sample of the heart-warming content in our winter edition: how Society resident and author Revd Barrie Tabraham found a place of peace; why customer ...
Read More
Loading...