Church and Community News and prayer requests
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Taizé Service at St Mary's
After the wonderful Taizé service at St Mary’s last week, there’s to be another on Sunday 15th September at 6.30pm.
Cleaning the Church
Please help cleaning the church on Saturday mornings during the coffee morning and Pop-In - sign up on the cleaning rota list in the foyer. Thanks.
SAINT STEPHEN'S CHURCH AND COMMUNITY NEWS: REGULAR MONTHLY EVENTS
Lansdown Friendship Club
This is taking place at St Stephen's Centre on the first Friday every month – 3.30pm, and is especially suited for anyone experiencing memory difficulties. All welcome with an accompanying family, friend or carer. NEXT MEETING IS ON FRIDAY 6th September. firstname.lastname@example.org
Popcorn is St Stephen’s new monthly film night for young people of secondary school age. Meeting on the first Sunday of the month 6.30-9:00 pm St Stephen's Church foyer. Bring a snack to share. email email@example.com for more information
St Stephen's Gardens
Gardening dates are: 31st August and 28th September. Depending on the weather dates in October & November will also be notified later. More details: firstname.lastname@example.org . email@example.com .
Judging has taken place this month through the work of Bath in Bloom (BinB) and South West in Bloom (SWinB) and "immediate reactions were promising" according to Bob. "We had a blue heart placed in the gardens by SWinB for having a wildlife patch of ground .....Thank you again to the catering team who welcomed the judges and the leader of B&NES Council, and were able to join in the presentation put on by BinB to the National RHS judges" The results will be available in September.
Please find link in green bar below to BIG GREEN DAY Blog
OTHER CHURCH AND COMMUNITY NOTICES
Open Day Beckford’s Tower, Lansdown Road, Bath. Sat 14th to Sun 15 Sep, 10am – 4pm.
Rare opportunity to see inside this sumptuous apartment. Admission to the Landmark apartment is free, and history sheets will be available. www.landmarktrust.org.uk or 01628 825 925.
Walk through the Bible - New Testament Day at St. Luke’s Church, Bath on Sat 28th Sep., prompt 10am start.
This is an open event. Everyone is most welcome. Cost £14. More details/sign up email firstname.lastname@example.org
St Stephen’s Allotments Lansdown.
If you wish to become an allotment holder you need to join the waiting list which is currently less than two years. The rental cost depends on the size of the particular plot and is typically £25 - £45. Please contact Mark Dawson of the Allotment Committee on email@example.com. if you’re interested.St Stephen’s Allotments Lansdown. If you wish to become an allotment holder you need to join the waiting list which is currently less than two years. The rental cost depends on the size of the particular plot and is typically £25 - £45. Please contact Mark Dawson of the Allotment Committee on firstname.lastname@example.org. if you’re interested.
Prayer is the foundation of being church. St Stephen’s Mondays 8.45am, Saturday 9.30-10am. St Mary’s 8.10am and 9am Tuesdays, and meditation 7.00 pm Wednesdays.
Please pray for:
B&NES council has declared a climate emergency and has voted to make our city carbon neutral by 2030. We will pray how our churches can support this.
Please pray for the chaplaincy of Debbie at Send-a-Cow.
Jane begins her ordination training with a residential week at Sarum College starting today.
Community Houses of Prayer (CHOP)
These groups meet once a month on a Tuesday at 19:45. Meetings take place within the various Bath communities to pray for Bath and the area represented. The event is organised by Bath Christian Action Network andmore information is available on www.bathchurches.org.uk
Worship sermon series Part 1: Total Worship - Debbie
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Where you look you land