Diary

January 2019

17th - 2:00pm
2pm St Paul's OASIS Time - drop in at church from 2pm -3.30pm

All welcome. A time to relax in a safe space sharing  tea/coffee and cake together round cafe tables.

 

Other  dates are 14 Feb and 21st March

19th - 10:00am
Parish outreach and training morning

Meet 10am in Church for some training to do outreach in the parish. Go out, (or stay and pray) in pairs for 1hr and return for 11.30am and de-brief.

Also plan to do this on Sat 26th Jan.

 

27th - 4:00pm
4pm T@4 service for all ages, especially those with young children

4-5pm all welcome to this monthly T@4 ...with an activity related to an event in the Bible; with Wordsearch; colouring sheets; short dvd clip & brief talk; bubble prayers and end with the T@4 song 'His got the whole world in His hands'.  At 6pm we then have a Bring and Share Tea, still in the church.

Relaxed and informal time for everyone who comes.

February 2019

2nd - 10:00am
Ladies Get Together time 10am-12noon

All ladies welcome to the first of this gathering. Time to relax; time to listen or chat; time to eat or not; to drink coffee or tea or a cold drink; time for you to have.  Meet at St Paul's Vicarage, 414 Lincoln Rd, New England PE1 2PA beside the church. Contact Val on valwatkinson@yahoo.com for details

2nd - 10:00am
MEN'S SHED group meet 10am in St Paul's Church

All men welcome to this monthly time from 10am in Church for a chat, with a bacon butty and coffee or tea. Time to relax and chill.

9th - 10:00am
St Paul's Marriage Weekend - display of wedding dresses and memorabilia in the church

Church open 10-3.30pm

Teas/coffee and biscuits.

If you were married in St Paul's and have a photograph of your wedding then please contact Val Watkinson on valwatkinson@yahoo.com

 

10th - 3:00pm
3pm Celebrate Marriage & Renewing of Marriage Vow Service

All welcome to a 3pm service to celebrate marriage and renewing of marriage vows.  Whether married many years or 1yr; whether married in a church, a Registry Office or in a hotel or abroad, all are welcome.

If you have a wedding dress we can display over the weekend then please contact Val on 314117 asap as we want to have an display of wedding dresses and memorabilia. Church to be open (times tbc) on Sat 9th and Mon 11th,12, 13, 14th as well as Sunday 10th.

14th - 2:00pm
St Paul's OASIS Time - drop in any time from 2pm to 3.30pm

Time to sit and chat over a cup of tea or coffee in a safe space. Time to relax. All are welcome.

24th - 4:00pm
St Paul's 'T@4' informal service -monthly in church for all ages

All welcome. Begins at  4pm - 5pm with a craft activity; a dvd clip from a bible event + a short talk; bubble prayers and the T@4 song 'His got the whole world in His hands'.  At 6pm we have a Bring and Share Tea, sitting around the cafe tables in church. Come and try it !

April 2019

14th - 10:30am
PALM SUNDAY Eucharist at 10.30am begins with a Procession with Palms

The service begins with the Blessing of the Palms and walking outside (weather permitting) as a witness to the community. Come along and join in.

This marks the beginning of Holy Week. Services every day.

21st - 10:30am
Easter Sunday Eucharist at 10.30am with the Mission Team

Easter Sunday is a very special time - celebrating our Risen Lord Jesus.

May 2019

26th - 3:00pm
150th Anniversary Celebration - come along to this special service

Bishop John is the speaker as we celebrate that on 28th May 1869 St Paul's was consecrated and opened in this new parish of New England. We hope many old as well as new people to the parish will come to share in this special time. Details early in 2019.

If you have got connections (births, marriages, confirmation, baptism, funerals, etc) with St Paul's we especially would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

October 2019

19th - 7:30pm
The Wandering Minstrels sing Gilbert & Sullivan in concert at St Paul's

A welcome return from The Wandering Minstrels whose superb singing & acting  brings the songs and music of Gilbert & Sullivan to life.

This Anniversary Concert is not only a fundraiser but is also in memory of Harry and Gwen Hurst as their son, Tim Hurst-Brown, is one of the singers. We are planning that this Concert launches an Organ Fund for a new organ dedicated to this couple who were so dedicated in their work and ministry at St Paul's for many, many years. Book the date - Sat 19 October 2019  and let us know how many tickets you will need. Details of cost of ticket tbc