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Sunday Services 9am and 10:15am

Weekday services - Friday at 7:30am 

KNIT AND NATTER : Would you like to come and join the knit and natter group? You would be made very welcome at Ella’s home 11, Ashlea Avenue 01484-714991; we meet every Wednesday from 10 am to noon.

HOME GROUP - Study, Prayer, Reflection, Fellowship and Support Meet Mondays 7:30 at Shirleys home 50 Archbell Avenue call 01484-714209 or for more information contact Alan 077560355591

HARVEST LUNCHES There will be 4 Harvest lunches on Tuesdays 1st, 8th, 15th October from noon to 1.15pm. Any donations given at the lunches will go to buy maize/cassava to supplement food shortages in the Nyakiswa area of Mara Diocese.
AFTER THE HARVEST LUNCH ON THE 1ST OCTOBER the Reminiscent Cinema will show ' Some Like It Hot.' A brilliant comedy featuring Marilyn Monroe,Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon.
A NEW MONTHLY GROUP IS STARTING IN THE HALL KITCHEN on Thursday 3rd October called 'Knead 'n' Natter'.
Over nice things to eat and a chat, learn the art of bread making.This first meeting is open to all and is free of charge.
Tuition, bread-making equipment and Ingredients will all be provided free for this first event.

THE PANTOMIME PIG RACE EVENING is on Saturday, 19th October. this is a family affair and children are welcome to attend with parents, grandparents or anyone else they can encourage to come along. Pie & Pea supper plus hot dogs for children.

This month the foodbank are collecting tins of meat, powdered mash, chicken in sauce, tins of mince, meatballs and a special request for men’s deodorants has been requested. All your gifts of food and toiletries are always so gratefully received. Any donations to the basket at the back of church are very welcome. Spare carrier bags always needed for distribution.

Anyone who would like a table please contact Soo Sykes email: or call 07702892097

Permit Parking near Brighouse Station Have you ever been late for the train because you couldn't park your car? Convenient parking at St Johns church car park (200 yards from this station). Reserved parking space. Secure parking with CCTV security.Payments on a weekly rolling contract. Certain Saturdays are negotiable. No overnight parking. For more information regarding availability and pricing contact 


God of Mission who alone brings growth to your Church,
Send your Holy Spirit to give vision to our planning,
Wisdom to our actions, And power to our witness.
Help our Church to grow in numbers,
In spiritual commitment to you,

And in service to our local community,
Through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen































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