This Weeks News

Date: September 16, 2018

Team Prayers at St Mary’s on Thursday 20th September at 1.00pm.

Congratulations to our wonderful Director of Music, Rob who has featured in the latest Autumn addition of Darling Magazine (Sep-Dec) page 41. There are some spare copies at the back of the Church.

Macmillan Coffee Morning here at St Johns at 12 noon on Friday 28th September. Do come along and help raise money for this wonderful charity. The Lunchtime Recital will follow at 1pm.

Lunchtime Recital at St John’s will be on Friday 28th September at 1pm. Do come along to see ‘Inversion’ with Ruth Stockdale Flute and Robert Mingay-Smith Organ Hymns, Symphonies & Sonatas. Coffee and cake available before the recital from 12:00pm. There will be a retiring collection.

Harvest Festival Lunch Sunday 14th Oct, Please join us at St John’s Community Hall Bring and Share Harvest lunch, after the All Age Service in the hall. If you are able to bring something to eat, please see Kelly Virdee-Crofts, Sally Carter-Esdale or Jane Long, thank you!

‘Whist with a Twist’ – Night Shelter fundraiser in St John’s Hall, Sat 24th Nov, 6pm.  Dinner included, £15 Adults, £10 children.  No need for a whist partner, so perfect whether you are living alone or inundated with family.  If you have a basic understanding of whist (or any card game really) this will be the night for you – it’s fun, sociable and raises money for a great local cause.  Please see Jane Long if you want to know more.

Call for Help …Our friend and neighbour Revd Charlie Lamont has gone to St Andrews and they have no bibles in the pews. When Bruce arrived at St John’s the bibles used each Sunday were a gift from another church to help us and we would like to support St Andrews with the gift of 40 bibles. We need to raise £400. Might you be able to help? If so, please speak to Bruce or one of our wardens.

Cards for good causes Manager: CFGC are seeking a temporary Manager to run their Charity Card shop in St Mark’s Church, from November to Mid December. This is a daily paid position & training can be provided. You would be working alongside a group of volunteers to ensure the smooth running of the shop. Please contact Kathy Hill (Cards for Good Causes, Area Manager) for further information or if you would like to be considered for the role on: 0208 941 2928 or

Service times


8:15am Holy Communion (BCP)
9:00am Children's Service - Twice a month
10:15am Sung Eucharist