Next Messy Church- Feb 2020

NEXT SESSION Saturday 22nd Fabruary from 4-6pm at St Katharine’s. ALL WELCOME It’s FREE! Includes crafts, food and fun. Families welcome. (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult)  

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Blackrod Scarecrow Festival 2020?

Come to a get together on 4th February For everyone who has supported the Blackrod Scarecrow Festival in the past, there will be a get together on Tuesday 4th February at 7.30pm in St Katharine’s Church to see if it is possible to organise a festival this year.  It has...

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Fairtrade Fortnight 2020

24 February – 8 March 2020 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 deserve. Many are...

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World Day of Prayer 2020

World Day of Prayer Friday 6th March 2020 at St Katharine’s “Rise! Take your mat and walk” This used to be called the Women’s World Day of Prayer, but is now called the World Day of Prayer, to reflect the inclusion of all. This year it is being held at...

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Lent News

#LiveLent: Care for God’s Creation is the Church of England’s Lent Campaign for 2020. With weekly themes shaped around the first Genesis account of creation, it explores the urgent need for humans to value and protect the abundance God has created. This year’s #LiveLent challenge offers 40 short reflections and suggested...

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Blackrod Community Walking Group

On a grey but so far dry morning 14 of us gathered to walk. We met at Pine Tree Farm pub at Over Hulton. This location is Logistics North, a huge distribution park with the Whistl warehouse on one side, Aldi on the other and the gargantuan Amazon distribution warehouse...

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Thank You’s Received – January 2020

Revd Angela has received these letters from the NSPCC and FortAlice in response to the Toy Collection in December……. NSPCC – “Please accept our sincere thanks once again to yourself, your congregation and all those involved for the kind donation of toys and gifts to the NSPCC, they are most...

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