‘I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.’ Philippians 4:13
Messy Church on Tuesdays from 3.30pm: 20th February, 20th March.
- Ash Wednesday – Wednesday 14th February, 10.00am Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes, and 7.30pm Sung Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes
- Mothering Sunday (Renew) – Sunday 11th March, 9.45am Eucharist, followed by Mothers’ Union Cake stall.
- Palm Sunday – Sunday 25th March, 9.45am Eucharist
- Maundy Thursday – Thursday 29th March, time tbc.
- Good Friday – Friday 30th March, time tbc.
- Easter Day – Sunday 1st April, 9.45am Eucharist
‘On the Third Day’ – a course for Lent starting 21 February and continuing for 5 Wednesdays, 7.45pm for 8.00pm in the Committee Room. All are welcome to join in with this course, running during Lent, to explore the power of resurrection and what it means to live in the ‘glow of the resurrection as an Easter people’. This is a brand new 5-session course, written by Bishop John Pritchard, for groups to discuss the following themes:
- Have I got news for you?
- So what? The implications of the Resurrection.
- ‘Let him Easter in us’.
- Celebrating and praying Easter.
- A risen Church
Course booklets are £3.50 each. Gerry Daley and Sue Bosley are running the course. Do sign-up on the sheet in the Narthex if you would like to come, or get in touch with Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Aid Training Monica is arranging this at St Andrew’s Church for later in the year, to meet CTCs and individual churches’ needs. The session will be run by the Red Cross, lasting 4 hours and include an AED (defibrillator) demonstration. Cost will be £31.50 (tbc). Please let Monica know by 19th March 2019, if interested in attending.
Day Seminar on Life Events This event is suitable for anyone involved in, and interested in ministry at times of key life events – i.e. baptisms, weddings and funerals. The event will take place on Wednesday 28th February at St Mary’s Church, Chart Lane, Reigate RH2 7RN, from 10.00am until 4.00pm. The Speaker is Revd Dr Canon Sandra Millar. Please speak to Esther if interested.
Woman’s World Day of Prayer A service will be help on Friday 2nd March at 10.30am at Coulsdon Methodist Church. All are welcome.
Recovering from Divorce or Separation? New Beginnings is a support group for anyone who is suffering from divorce, separation or a broken relationship. We aim to help people in a friendly, supportive atmosphere, to come to terms with the past, so as to make a fresh start. The course is free, and will be held on Thursday 22nd February at 7.30pm, at St Paul’s Church, Howell Hill, Cheam (www.saintpauls.co.uk/newbeginnings). The course is based on Christian principles, but not Christian promoting, and is open to everyone. For more information, or if you wish to come, please contact Colin on 07855 245619, or email email@example.com.
Heart of Contemplation Quiet Day on Saturday 3rd march 2018, 10am to 4pm at St. Mary’s Church, 55 Beech Ave., Sanderstead CR2 0NN. This event is organised by Ways of Prayer, an ecumenical group working within Southwark Diocese. For information and to register your interest please contact Susan Oakes (firstname.lastname@example.org, or telephone 07941 937979) or Jane Hoskins (email@example.com). Suggested donation for the day is £10 – £15.
Three matching table lamps in excellent condition looking for a new home. Donation to the organ fund. Please see all details on noticeboard in the Narthex, or speak to Susan Denley.