Church notices

Services for Sunday 14th October

St Peter’s Heversham 

8.00 am: Holy Communion (BCP).

9.30 am: Communion Praise.
               You can ask for prayer at the end of the Service ~
               just ask someone who is wearing a badge.
               You are welcome to stay for tea or coffee after the Service.

St Thomas’ Milnthorpe 

.11.00 am:  Parish Communion and Sunday School.
                  You are welcome to stay for tea or coffee after the Service.

This week in our parishes

Monday 15th, 10.00am: Open the Book at Milnthorpe Primary School.

7.00–8.30pm: Discipleship Course at St Peter’s.
                      Session 2 of 11 – Fellowship.

Tuesday 16th, 7.00 pm: Gossiping the Gospel at M:HUB (see notice).

Thursday 18th, 2.00 pm: Communion (BCP) at St Thomas’.

2.30pm: Tea, cake and chat at St Thomas’.

Friday 19th, 10-11.30am: Coffee Morning at St Thomas’.

Saturday 20th, 8.00am: Prayer meeting at St Peter’s. Everyone welcome.

Next Sunday, 21st October

8.00 am: Holy Communion (BCP) at St Thomas’.
9.30 am: Parish Communion at St Peter’s.
11.00 am: All Age Worship and Sunday School at St Thomas’.
6.30 pm: Praise and Prayer at St Peter’s.

Organ Recital

Sunday 14th October, 2.00 pm at Beetham Parish Church.

Recital by Geoff Field, organist at Beetham Parish Church..
No admission charge; donations to Beetham Church Heritage Trust.

 Gossiping the Gospel

Tuesday 16th October, 7.00 pm at M:HUB.

A practical united workshop for all churches in the
Kent Estuary,
welcoming back facilitators Bishop Geoff and Jean Pearson.
How can we become more confident in talking about our faith in Jesus Christ?
This meeting helps us do this ~ naturally!
Everyone is welcome.


 Manna House

From Wednesday 17th October, Manna House will be at
The Stephenson Centre, Ann Street, Kendal, LA9 6AA.

Manna House website.

Window on the World

Monday 22nd October, 3.30pm at Linda Cooper's home.

We will be writing Christmas cards to people in prison or suffering for their faith,
who are known to Christian Solidarity Worldwide. Please join us if you can.

More about Window on the World.

 A Candle to Remember

Sunday 28th October, 3.00pm at St Peter’s

A joint service and an opportunity to remember
with thanksgiving, before God,
those we have loved who have departed this life:
those who gave us life or
who have nurtured us in faith and
those with whom we have shared our lives.
If you would like someone to be remembered by name during the service,
please write their name(s) on the sheet at the back of church.
Thank you.

 Poppy Appeal Memories:

Sunday 4th November, 2.00 pm at St Thomas’ Church

With professional vocalist, Rachel Mercer:
Songs from the last 100 Years.
There is no charge for entry but donations are welcome for the Poppy Appeal.
Raffle and refreshments.
Enquiries to Sheila Ashburner (tel. 62727).

 Boxes of Hope

Campaign dates: Thursday 1st to Monday 12th November.

The 2018 Boxes of Hope Campaign is now under way.
Information leaflets and empty, unwrapped shoe boxes are in 
St Peter's and St Thomas's.
More information on the Boxes of Hope website

St Thomas's Child-Friendly Church Award

We are organising a special service when the Archdeacon visits St Thomas’s on
Sunday 18th November at 11:00 am, when we will officially receive our award.

This will be a celebratory service with lunch to follow.
For catering purposes if you would like to join us,
please email or contact Val Robson.

St Peter’s Choir for Christmas

Following on from our debut last year,
singing in the Carol Service on Christmas Eve,
could we give a repeat performance this year,
perhaps including some choir-only items?

If you are interested, please contact Heather Paynes and indicate your voice
~ either sign the sheet in the Dallam Chapel, email or phone.

Our name is more professional this year ~ Choir for Christmas!

Latest newsletters

Parish News, October.

Diocese of Carlisle, Wednesday 3rd October.

Churches Together in Cumbria, October.

Kent Estuary Youth Website.

Northern Inter-Schools Christian Union Summer newsletter | Annual Report 2018

Next week’s notices

Next week's notices to Diane Carney.
Deadline: Tuesday.