Our Service this morning is led by Judith Haughton
5th September Rev. Barbara Plenderleith
12th September Ian Royle
19th September Rev. Ruth Wollaston
26th September Sammy Spaine
Afternoon Tea – A huge thankyou to the Events Team and all the helpers, it was a wonderful afternoon and raised £402.
It’s Pantomime Time again. £20 per person, Tues 28 Dec. Put your name on the list on the notice board for this year’s trip to Blackpool, There for lunch, show, home for tea. Playhouse 2 “It’s a Wonderful World” charity night Monday 6 December Tickets later
Reminder Gift Aid Forms – Can Margaret White please have these filled in and returned to her by 31st August.
Book Stall – Books and Jigsaws for sale at the back of church, suggested prices 50 per book, £1 per jigsaw.
Pastoral Care If anyone would like to talk to a minister, Rev Ruth Wollaston is available Tel: 0161 628 8760
Torches are now available at £3.50 and Pens with church logo at £2.50 in various colours
50 Club Draw Congratulations to Christine Lees, the winner of our July draw – see Brenda Bakes if you would like to join
MacMillan Coffee Morning – Saturday 25th September, 10am to 12 noon Do come along and support it. There will be stalls too More information to follow.
Guides, Brownies and Rainbows Present A Celebration Party for Abigail Frechou – Sunday 19th Sept. 2-4pm Abigail has gone through 2years of severe treatment for Ewing Sarcoma [bone cancer]. She has endured 14 rounds of chemo, 58 radiotherapy treatments, major hip surgery, and still she smiles, raising money for research into kinder treatment. The Celebration will be held on the church recreation ground, with a gazebo, stalls and a bar too. Donations of small individually wrapped sweets and chocolate are needed please.
Friday Coffee Mornings have restarted. Come along any time for a brew and a chat from 10am to 12noon
Signpost Please send items for the next print to Christine Lees
Flowers in Church If you would like to provide flowers for church, there are still dates on the Flower Rota on the wall in the new kitchen, or see Pauline Royle
Ladies Fellowship resumes on Tuesday 14th September at 2pm with the AGM Not been before? Then come along, give it a try. Interesting speakers and refreshments too
Covid App is displayed on the outer doors of church, sign into this QR sign please. This track & trace system, will inform you if anyone has tested positive after being in the building
Sunday School will re-start on 12th September, with lots of wonderful and exciting things for
our young and not so young to do. Let’s encourage them to come and join in the activities on Sunday mornings.
Our Harvest Service is on 3rd October. Donations to Water Aid and food gifts for Shaw Food Bank. We will have a Faith Lunch following the Service
Have you any ideas for fundraising events for the Autumn
or Winter? Please speak to any Elder and we can discuss your ideas at the next Events Meeting
Dates for your Diary
Watch this space, now that restrictions are being eased!!