Lent Meditations 2017 – Food for Thought

Lent Meditations  – Food for Thought This year’s Lent meditations are on the theme of “Food for Thought” and continue until Wednesday 5th April with Fr Kevin and Revd Gill joining me in leading these meditations.  Refreshments will be served afterwards as usual. We are using material supplied by the...

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WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER

  Thank you to everyone who supported the day of prayer in Blackrod.  We had a very good attendance this year, and though the weather was not very nice, it didn’t deter people from coming.  The service was very much appreciated. Thanks to all who took part, especially Ruth, our...

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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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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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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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Confirmation 2017

This year’s Confirmation Service will be held on Sunday the 7th May at the 11am Service at St Katharine’s Church. Bishop Jack Nichols will confirm the candidates. If there are any young people in Year 6 or above who would like to be confirmed this year please come along to...

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Christmas Services 2016

6th Dec: Popplewell  Charity Service @10:45 am at St Katharine’s Church. 6th Dec: Community Carol singing and Lighting of the Christmas Tree @ 6:30 pm (at the tree opposite the Library). 19th Dec: Carol Service @3 pm at St Katharine’s Church. 24th Dec: Christmas Eve 6:00 pm Crib service with Nativity at...

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Extra Services this Month

TOY SERVICE Advent Sunday  27th November at 11.00am Our gifts for children at Christmas will again be donated to the NSPCC, and to the FortAlice home for families at risk.  Toys should be new and unwrapped (so the organisers at NSPCC and FortAlice know what it is).  Wrapping paper is also appreciated. ...

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Harvest Collection for WaterAid

Thank you very much for your generosity.  The collection raised £546.52 for WaterAid.  This will make a big difference to communities around the World who do not currently have a supply of safe, readily available water.  

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