Church Events

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The Week Ahead

Tuesday 22nd August
10:00
- 12:00
Baby and Toddler Group
Wednesday 23rd August
10:30
- 12:30
Jill Marchant Funeral (11:30) (Crem an hour later)
Thursday 24th August
10:00
- 10:40
Midweek Eucharist
Sunday 27th August
08:00
- 09:00
Holy Eucharist with sermon, no hymns (traditional language)
10:00
- 11:00
Parish Eucharist
18:30
- 19:00
silent 1/2 hour service
Tuesday 29th August
10:00
- 12:00
Baby and Toddler Group

Faith & Practice

Christian Aid

St Michael's church has an ongoing commitment to the work of this important non-governmental organisation.

Their work aims to help people help themselves through the alleviation of poverty in some of the world's poorest communities. They campaign internationally for climate, tax and land justice, and work with thousands of local partners in health, agriculture and education projects in over forty countries.

Christian Aid Volunteers
A curry supper and social evening at St Michael's
for Christian Aid Week volunteers

As well as the annual house to house collection in our Parish in May, in which thousands of pounds are collected, other events such as quizzes, suppers and talks are held in conjunction with our partnership churches.

The quarterly Christian Aid News magazine with substantial details of current events around the world and in the UK is available for loan from the display area in our church.

Do you need help in planning a sponsored or other fund raising event?
Are you willing to be on a list of helpers for Christian Aid church events?
Are you teaching a related subject in a school?
Does your group/work/organisation need related information?

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Contact the church representatives: Helen Dodd, email , tel 01865 512607, Nigel and Debbie Hamilton, email , tel 01865 558974.

Today's Prayers

Morning Prayer
Evening Prayer

From the Church of England web site
© The Archbishops' Council

News

Church Halls car park

The construction of the 3 apartments will begin in July.
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Groundbreaking: The Threshold Project

Sunday 2 July after the 10am All age Eucharist with drinks and a ceremonial turning of the sod!
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One more person needed for South Africa

Our link parish in Tuang in the diocese of Kimberley & Kuruman would like one of our parishioners to represent St Michael's.
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Eco-Justice Sunday 10am June 18th

How can the church undertake a more sustainable and environment-friendly world?
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Monthly FoodBank collection

Please try to bring something to put in the box for the first Sunday of the month at the All-Age service.
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St Michael & All Angels is a training parish

We are privileged that our church is used as a resource for the formation of Christian leaders in the Church of England.
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A Blog for all Seasons

Gavin’s weekly blog has journeyed to a site which you can access with this link: www.gavinknight.me
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Buy a brick for the Threshold Project

If you would like to contribute to the growth of our church, simply buy a brick. Details on our website.
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Gluten-free!

We now have Gluten-free communion wafers if you request them.
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Listen to sermons at home

Each week the sermon is recorded and placed on to our website.
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