Weekly Bulletin – June 9th, 2023

This week there will be services at 9am and 10.30am. The 10:30 service will be live streamed. The children will be going out to their own separate activities. To watch online go to our YouTube channel – Sunday Service – YouTube

There are a few changes to our Sunday routine over the next few weeks.
11th June – As normal at 10:30am children will go out to their groups.
18th June – We are having an all-age service, no children’s groups.
25th June – Is a communion service. There is a guest preacher Chris, who is applying for the team minster role.
2nd July – Usual services at 9am & 10:30am. Children’s groups.
9th July – Only a 10:30am service at the church, no children’s groups as it is Camping Weekend!
(Or book in as a day visitor and join the campers for an all-age service at 10:30am at Delf farm, Sandwich.)

CAMPING WEEKEND – Friday 7th– Sunday 9th July
Is only a month away!  Booking forms for the camping weekend are now available, there is a variety of ticket options and ways to pay. Pick up a booklet and return the forms to Sarah at the church office, when the office is not open there will be a place on reception to leave forms, but please don’t leave any money. Day visitors are welcome but also need to book in. You can also book in using ChurchSuite, look for the Camping Weekend on the church calendar.

Last week we celebrated volunteer’s week and Olga hosted a garden BBQ for everyone.  A big thank you and well done to the Volunteer of the year Bill Carmoody and the winner of the People’s Choice award Jay Smidt. We are very grateful for the support and hard work of all our volunteers.

The Gap Project is looking for 1 person to cook monthly for the Gap drop-In/Support work.  If you can help, please contact Olga at olga@thegapproject.co.uk

In conjunction with the Gap Project & The Gap in the Market, we would like to produce a 2024 calendar.  We are looking for images either photographs, art work or drawing that you or someone has done.  A panel will meet and choose 12 images.  Please drop off the images or email Olga at olga@thegapproject.co.uk

Jeanne Hammond will be having her Open Garden event on June 21st, 10am-12pm.

From August, Josh Ruddle is coming to spend a year with us working with the Church and GAP. We are looking for people who would have room for him to live with them for periods of 3 months. Please speak to Samuel if this is something you could offer.

Other Upcoming Dates

June 17thJust Group, 2pm-3:30pm
June 22nd – Men’s Group. Bat and Trap with Burger and Chips at The Rising Sun, 6:30pm. £12.50
Sign-up sheet outside Auditorium.
June 26th – Family Café, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Things that go! theme.
June 28th – Midweek Communion 11am.