Notices 19th May 2019

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Rev Darren Garfield 0161 790 2574 Facebook 19th May 2019

Today’s Worship Duty Elder Mrs Susan Wilding 10.25 am Notices Mrs Catherine Bone 10.30 am Brian Young “Children’s Praise” Service 3 pm Circuit Service @ Worsley Road North with Paul Martin

Wednesday 22nd May 9.30 am Mrs Gill Dascombe.

Rosters for Sunday 19th May Greeting Stewards Frank Green & Dorothy Holland Brew and Biscuit Catherine Bone & Mike Longlands Flowers Linda & Alan Hartley & Susan Holme Lap Top Pc Stewart Jones Offertory Counting Ann Hargreaves & Susan Rose

A very warm welcome in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to Christ Church, especially if you are here for the first time.

Printed Notices for May Mrs Lynn Eaton

Next Sunday 26th May Duty Elder Mrs Linda Hartley 10.25 am Notices Mrs Catherine Bone 10.30 am Rev. Pat Brown 6.30pm No Circuit Service

Wednesday 29th May 9.30 am Mr Graham Bone.

Rosters for Sunday 26th May Greeting Stewards Derek & Barbara Jones Brew and Biscuit Peter & Sandra Faulkner Flowers Wynn & Alan Nuttall Lap Top Pc Paul Kay Offertory Counting Ann & Alison McMillan-Weall

In your prayer time this week, please bear in mind the members of our church family Paul, Janet & Emily Kay

The Peace Candle on the Communion Table In your pre-service prayers please bear in mind the 300+ people murdered in Shi Lanka on Easter Sunday

Don’t forget our Foodbank Collections The following items are always needed: tinned meat, tinned fish, tinned fruit, tinned puddings, fruit juices, UHT milk, sugar, Instant Mash, toilet rolls, Rice, Milk, Nappies, Juice Tinned potatoes, Dry pet food, if you wish to contribute please leave all donated items by the Prayer Room door. Thank you in advance for your Generosity.

PRECIOUS MEMORIES LUNCH AND CHAT AFTERNOONS. PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL NOT BE A MEETING ON TUESDAY 21ST MAY, THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE ON TUESDAY 4TH JUNE. A friendly group for people living with memory loss, anxiety and depression with their Carers, family and friends. If you know anyone who would like to join us for a free, safe, relaxed and welcoming environment to have fun and laughter together, please invite them to join us for a light lunch and a chat! There is also the option of table games, fun with music, gentle exercises, arts and crafts and entertainment. We meet every 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month, from 12.00 2pm

Mid-Week Activities Monday 2.00pm Ladies Allsorts Alternate weeks. Tuesday 1.30pm – 3pm Precious Memories every 1st and 3rd Tuesday in the month. For those living with memory loss, their carers, family and friends 6.00pm -7.15pm Beavers. 7.30pm Lighthouse Fellowship. Wednesday 9.30am Midweek Service. 9.30am – 12pm Coffee Morning. 10am – 12pm Carpet Bowls. 10am – 12pm Carers Café every 3rd 5.15pm-6.15pm Rainbows. 6.30pm-8pm Cubs. 8.15pm-9.15 (ish) Ballroom Dancing. Thursday 9.30am-12pm Coffee Morning 10am-12pm Carpet Bowls. 1pm-3pm TAG Ladies Group every 1st 5.45pm-7.30 pm Brownies. Friday 7.00pm – 8.30pm Scouts. 7.30pm – 9.00pm Unite Youth for year 6 and above including “Sports Unite” (Term Time only) Minstrels Mens’ group Meet monthly details from Mr. J Walker Dolly Mixtures Women’s Group Details from Adele Gillibrand or Victoria Nightingale

The Defibrillator Please note the Defibrillator is situated on the wall next to the Ladies toilet.

Worsley Road North Methodist Church, Walkden CHURCH ANNIVERSARY Sunday 19th May, 2019 10.30 am Family & Parade Service Rev. Paul Brody 3.00 pm Circuit Service Rev. Paul Martin Chair of the Bolton & Rochdale District of the Methodist Church A Faith Tea will follow the afternoon service

Advanced Module Training Course Due to cancellations, 2 places have become available on the Advanced Module Training Course at Aspull Methodist Church on Saturday 25th May 2019. I would be grateful if these places could be filled so, with this inmind, could you please circulate this information to anyone that may wish to attend the event. They would need to self-register on the course via the Bolton and Rochdale Website as usual.

Safeguard Training The dates for the Advanced training Course are on the notices board, please book on the one you want as soon as possible limited places.

PRAISE SERVICES Over the coming months there will be a series of PRAISE SERVICES each with a different focus and format. The first is a CHILDREN’S PRAISE on Sunday 19th May at 10.30am… Sunday!! Children will be actively involved with songs, readings & sketches and activities for children are included in the service. Children (and their families) are welcome to attend, as are adult members of the congregation! NEXT PRAISE SERVICE – Sunday 7th July at 10.30am….SONGS OF PRAISE. Watch out for more information!!
There is a meeting of Pastoral Friends & Carers on Monday 20th May at 7pm in the coffee lounge. Anyone interested in Pastoral Care is welcome to join us. Dorothy Holland (Pastoral Team Co-ordinator)