Welcome to Worship:
Today: 10.45 am Led by Rev John Piper
Next Sunday: 10.45 am Led by Rev Barbara Plenderleith
Dates and Notice
Rev Donald Whitehead
The funeral of Rev Donald Whitehead, former minister of Shaw & Heyside URC, will take place on Thursday 6th February at Union Street URC, Oldham, at 1.30 pm, followed by a service of committal at Hollinwood Crematorium at 3.00 pm.
Today Sunday 2nd February Thelma Howard would like everyone at church help celebrate her 90th birthday, there will be free tea, coffee & cake after the service.
On Tuesday 4th February there is an Events Meeting at church, 2.00 pm. You are invited to come along to plan and organise future fundraising & social events. New ideas welcome.
Friday Coffee Morning is carrying on during the winter months, weather permitting. The next is on Friday 7th February, 10.00 am – 12 noon. Everyone Welcome.
On Tuesday 11th February, 2.00 pm at church. Speaker: Pat Cliffe – ‘Chocolate Making’ (Fairtrade). Refreshments – Linda & Barbara
The URC provides a Daily Devotion – a short bible reading, reflection, & prayer which you can sign up to receive by e-mail, free every day. You can register at devotions.urc.org.uk or via the north west synod website nwsynod.org.uk
Francis House Easter Chicks
We are hoping to send Easter knitted chicks to Francis House again. If you can help, the pattern is on the noticeboard. Susan must have the chicks by 8th March in order to send them off. There is also a crochet pattern if you prefer. Please see Susan Jackson for more details.
Order forms for the Plant Sale are now available in the foyer. The last date for ordering is 22nd March. All proceeds are for Church Funds.
Stamps for Charity
We are collecting used stamps (leaving a small edge around) for one of our Brownies, please put them in the box at the entrance.