Our Service today is led by Ken Greer
All are welcome to join us after the service for refreshments.
3rd April Rev. Ruth Wollaston
10th April Peter Owen, Palm Sunday
17th April Judith Haughton, Easter Day
24th April Norman Unsworth
Covid is still with us, so please remain careful when interacting within our church building.
Signpost. I’m still looking for items for this quarter’s Signpost.
Put your thinking caps on and please send me items of our
Church Life, from December to March.
We have been without our Magazine for a long while, so email
your items to me or ring me, Diane.
Although I am not at church, recovering from a
hip replacement, I will continue to edit the magazine. I would
like to have it in print for the beginning of April.
The next Charity Night at Playhouse 2 is on Monday 4th April.
The play will be “Hobson’s Choice” by Harold Brighouse.
Tickets are available from Eileen Prophet & Judith Haughton
in aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind.
50 Club Draw Congratulations! our February winner is
Barry Mathers. Prize money has had to be reduced to £60
until more members can be added .
If you would like to join, see Brenda Bakes
Easter Bingo Evening – 5th April – Doors open 6pm – first game 6.30pm – admission 50p
The Uniformed Organisations are asking for Easter Eggs and these may be left at church.
Churches Together Soup Lunch, here at church, on Friday 8th April at 12 noon.
Maundy Thursday 14th April 7pm – “Sharing a meal with Jesus”
Good Friday 15th April 11am Service – led by the Worship Group
Easter Sunday – Churches Together Service at Brushes Clough at 8am followed by breakfast at Shaw & Heyside URC
Easter Celebration Worship led by Judith Haughton at 10.45am
I am compiling a new list of volunteers to read the Bible passages on Sunday mornings. Please speak to me or give me a ring if you would like to be included on the list. Diane Dunning.
Playhouse 2 – Golden Oldies
Thursday 21st April – Easter Parade, Judy Garland & Fred Astaire,
All at 1pm, tickets are £5 includes coffee and cake
Elders needed – we now have two vacancies and would
welcome enquires from anyone interested in joining the team.
Please speak to Brenda Bakes if you would like to find out more.
Dates for your diary:
3rd June – Platinum Jubilee Party Lunch. Info to follow
18th June – Table Top Sale/Crafts 10 -2pm £10 a table plus Café. Info to follow.
Do you know of anyone who is unable to attend worship at church
but who would welcome a printed version of the services when
these are made available by the Preacher? Please pass any
names to a member of the Worship Group.
Weekly Giving Envelopes
Anybody wishing to have a set of these for the new tax year in April, please give your name to Pauline Lever
Future Events – all fundraising suggestions considered.
Pastoral Care – Rev Ruth Wollaston is available Tel: 0161 628 8760