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    Please see our weekly newsletter for up to date information regarding the week ahead. Read the Sermon from last Sunday.




    Isaiah, Messiah and the Promise of Good News

    An Advent Talk by Dermot  Wednesday 15th November

    The Rev’d Dermot Verschoyle reflects on Isaiah’s Messianic prophesies with the help of Micky Clare. Organ selections from Handel’s ‘Messiah’ with the opportunity to join in!

    In the Church from 7:30pm to 9:00pm


    Christmas Fayre - Saturday 18th November

    Our annual Christmas Fayre is being held in the Church Centre on Saturday 18th November between 2pm and 4pm.  Lots of stalls and activities for everyone - Raffle, gifts, candles, quiz, tombolas, home produce, refreshments, etc. If you can display a poster to advertise the fayre, that would be great.

    Institution Date for Rona, our new Rector.

    Just off the press - Rona's Institution will be on Saturday 17th February 2018; put the date in your diaries. More detail to come later.

    Other Events and News

    WANTED: Has anyone got a wooden desk they wish to dispose of? The current desk in the clergy vestry is finally collapsing. Measurements should be approximately 4' x 2'3" wide x 2'4" high (or 122 x 68 x 70 cms). One set of drawers (3 preferably, not filing cabinet style). Dark wood and style to match the other furnishings. See Robert or Helen if you can help, please.

    WE'RE ON FACEBOOK: Be sure to visit our Facebook page for the latest news and photos - 

    FREE MONEY FOR ST JOHN’S : don’t forget to register for www.easyfundraising.org.uk before you buy online. John Lewis are currently giving 1% on any purchases and Amazon continue to give 1.5%. Hundreds of other stores, mobile phone providers, insurers etc participate. £750 received so far!!



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