Behold, I stand at the door and knock;
If any one hears my voice and opens the door,
I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.
Revelation 3:20, RSV
Our Harvest Service this morning is led by the Worship Group
10th October Rev John Piper
17th October Peter Owen
24th October Norman Unsworth
Harvest Service is today, 3rd October. This will be followed by a Faith Lunch and, as this year we are thinking about ways to help save the planet, we are suggesting that the food we bring should have been produced locally or in this country.
Donations of food items for Shaw Food Bank or cash for Water Aid would be welcomed. Suggested food that Foodbank are currently short of: Tins of Tomatoes, Cereal, Beans, Rice 500g, Vegetables, Tea Bags, Soup, Small jars of Coffee, Fish, Long life UHT Milk, Meat, Biscuits, Fruit, and Rice Pudding. Bottles of Squash (cordial). No pasta please they have enough.
Book Stall – Books and Jigsaws for sale at the back of church, suggested donations 50 per book, £1 each for jigsaws.
Pastoral Care – 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
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.
Dates for your Diary:
Concert Saturday afternoon 20th November Harmony Singers 2 to 4pm, Tickets £5, more information to follow
It’s Pantomime Time again. £20 per person, Tuesday 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
Sunday Coffee Rotas – Due to the need for table service, we urgently need a few more volunteers to increase the teams from 2 to 3 so that refreshments can be served efficiently
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