WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2018

  Friday 2nd March 2018 “All God’s creation is very good”  On Friday 2nd March, we shall be holding our annual service at St Katharine’s Church at 2.30pm followed by light refreshments.. Everyone is welcome to attend the service. Pat Zukowskj,  Blackrod Co-ordinator. A bit about the Day of Prayer……....

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Fairtrade Fortnight

26 February – 11 March 2018 This year’s theme is “Come on in” 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...

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EASTER EXPERIENCE 2018

  This year St Katharine’s is planning to invite both schools in our village to an “Easter Experience”, looking at Easter in a different way. On Monday 26th March and Tuesday 27th March the church will be open for the children (time slots to be arranged) and I am looking...

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The Christingle Service

Christingle Service Sunday 10th December at 4.00pm at St Katharine’s Church. All welcome to this service during which we will light a Christingle candle and explore the symbolism of each element. * The orange represents the world * The red ribbon (or tape) symbolises the love and blood of Christ * The sweets...

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Important Dates for November

All Souls – Service of Thanksgiving for the Departed  Sunday 5th November  at 3.00pm All Soul’s Day is set aside by the church each year as a day of prayer for the souls of the faithful departed. There is a list in church for you to add names of departed loved...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

  Friday 13th October 10 – 12 noon St Katharine’s are supporting the Macmillan Cancer appeal by holding a Coffee Morning on Friday 13th October from 10-12.  If you could bake a cake or offer a raffle prize to support the cause that would be great.  Just drop it in...

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Putting the churchyard to bed!

  It’s that time of year again when we have to make sure all the pathways are clear and the churchyard is tidy.  If you can spare and hour or so on Saturday 21st October it would be appreciated. The coffee morning will be running so chance for tea and...

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CHRISTMAS FAIR WISH LIST

  Please can you help by donating any of the following: * Items for the bathroom stall. * Bottles and chocolate for the tombola * Cakes * Gifts for a tombola (worth £1 or more please) * Variety of bits and pieces to fill jamjars (but we have enough jars thank you) * Jewellery * Unwanted gifts...

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