Blackrod House Group – Receiving Christ

Our house group begins again for Lent on Thursday 2nd March at 7.30 pm for 5 weeks at 5 Acresfield Close, Blackrod. We will be using a York course especially for Lent entitled “Receiving Christ”  It is written by Canon John Young.  Canon Simon Stanley will put the questions to...

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Lent Meditations – Food for Thought

This year’s Lent meditations are to be on the theme of “Food for Thought”.  They will be running each Wednesday in Lent starting on the 8th March and finishing on the 5th April. Fr Kevin and Revd Gill will be joining me in leading these meditations.  Refreshments will be served...

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Spring Fair Saturday 18th March 2017

At St Katharine’s Saturday 18th March 2017 10am to 12 noon  Coffee morning with extras!  In aid of church funds Raffle – Chocolate Tombola- Books Hand-made gifts – Cakes – Phoenix Cards Browse and Buy Light Refreshments  

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Help Wanted – March 2017

We now need help!!! The PCC is still hoping someone will come forward to help us to produce a General User Audit for the building?  Nothing too fancy but we do need to put one together. Also an extra operator is still needed for the camera which we use at...

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Easter Flowers

Once again, the church will be decorated at Easter by window displays, pedestals and individual lilies “in memory of loved ones “ If you would like to donate towards the cost of the flowers please get in touch. The cost of displays will be the same as last year: Windows   ...

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Ladies who Lunch – March 2017

This month’s lunch date will be on Wednesday 15th March at The Paddock, Wrightington. Please ring Jean – 01204 691575, or Mary – 01204 697763 – to book your place this month. Ladies Who Lunch meets once a month for lunch at various venues around the area. There’s a raffle and...

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FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT  27 February – 12 March 2017

  It’s time to put Fairtrade in your break The food on our tables, the tea and coffee in our mugs, all from farmers who toil, sweat and slog.  However hard they work to provide the things we depend on, millions of farmers in developing countries aren’t paid what they...

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WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2017

 “Am I being unfair to you?” On Friday 3rd March 2017, we shall be holding our annual service at Blackrod Methodist Chapel at 2.30pm.  We hope that the weather will be kinder to us this year, as there was snow last time.  The service for 2017 has been planned by...

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