This Weeks News
Date: June 24, 2018
Team Prayers at St Mary’s on Thursday 28st June 1.00pm.
Academy Choir Wimbledon: I Was Glad. Come and enjoy a wonderful evening of music celebrating five centuries of British choral tradition with Wimbledon’s own Academy Choir, featuring works by Taverner, Tallis, Byrd, Parry, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Walton, Britten and Tavener. Conductor Matthew Best, Organist Douglas Tang 7.00pm Saturday 30th June, here at St John’s. £12/£20 (Students/Under 18s £5) For more information and to book tickets please visit www.academychoirwimbledon.co.uk or phone 0333 666 3366 (£1.50 booking fee).
Pray for the Climate on Sunday 1st July 12.30pm to 1pm, St Mark’s Church. Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Organ Recital & Fizz at St Mary’s Church, Sunday 1st July at 7.45pm. Max will play works by Bach, Couperin and Reger, followed by a glass of fizz in the churchyard. Donations (suggested £10) in aid of St Mary’s choral scholar fund, supporting young singers. Do come to our evensong beforehand at 6.30pm – the perfect time for quiet reflection at the end of a busy weekend.
St. John’s Coffee Team would be very grateful for a couple of trays. To help us become more enviroment friendly we are going to use real cups instead of plastic/paper ones. The trays would be very useful in transporting the cups to the dishwasher in the PDR. If you have a spare tray please give it in!! Thank you.
Christian Aid 2018 We are pleased to report that St Johns raised £2,137 for Christian Aid this year. After the tax relief from gift aid the total was £2,492.
Going Shopping? Please remember the Wimbledon Foodbank. They urgently need longlife milk, rice, pasta, squash, tinned peas and carrots, soap powder and SMA baby milk. Please leave any donations at the back of the Church, Thank you.
Church of England Children’s Society The good news is we now have 6 new Box Holders making a current total of 31 Box Holders of which 28 are signed up for Gift Aid. If anyone would like a Children’s Society Collection Box, can you please contact Mark Liversedge 0780 3397317 or speak to the Rev’d Bruce Rickards.