Sunday 20th May – is the feast of Pentecost and we will be rejoicing that the Holy Spirit moves amongst us. How might you respond to its promptings this year? What is God calling you to do to help grow His Church and Kingdom? Wear red, the colour of the season!
Bingo Evening, Saturday 19th May, 7 pm – in aid of Carol Hussey’s school trip to Tanzania. Tickets (£5) are available after the 9.30 service or from Cathy Hussey (01689 821632). The Heaven Group Sponsored Walk raised £195. Carol would like to thank everyone who supported the walk, either by walking or donating money.
Plant Sale – There will be a plant sale on Sunday 20 May, in the hall and following the 9.30 Eucharist. There will be tomatoes and geraniums and limited numbers of Cosmos, gazanias, fuchsias and a few other varieties.
No Discussion Group in May or June – The next discussion group will be on Monday 2 July at 2.30 pm in the Old Church.
Cathy the (Former) Curate – would like to thank everyone for their kind words, cards and gifts. Thanks to your generosity she has been able to purchase a fridge-freezer, a washing machine and a tumble dryer for her new vicarage with her gift vouchers!
Cathy’s Licensing – will take place at St John’s, Sidcup on Tuesday 29 May at 7.30 pm. All are very welcome.
Knitted Christmas Trees – This year, we are hoping to give away 2,000 Christmas trees at the Lighting Up Event in November. Knitting patterns are already available and there will also be a sewing pattern available for those who can’t knit but would like to create! Nearer the time, there will be our tagging session in the church!
Food Bank – The current needs are for washing powder, washing up liquid, shampoo, toothbrushes, baby wipes, tinned potatoes, tinned tomatoes, long life fruit juice, rice, soup and jam. Please keep up your generous support; it is very much appreciated.