Notice sheet for 21st August 2016

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Week of Prayer

Our annual week of prayer will commence on Sunday 11th September, with an evening prayer service, and run through to Friday 16th September. Details about the week and church opening times will be made available in due course.

Neal and Lesley in Austria

The Grindrods are now in Austria for their three month mission trip. Please follow them on their blog http://nealandlesley.simplesite.com/429863455.

Midweek Service

The next Midweek service will take place this Wednesday 24th August. Please speak to Eric Seager for further details.

Missions and Persecuted Church Prayer Meeting

This will take place on Monday 5th September at 7:45pm at Priory Street. Please speak to Wendy Rowe for more details of this prayer meeting.

Another new youth group is starting!

Engage is a youth group for Years 3 – 5 (ages 7-10) starting on Friday September 9th, 4.30-5.30pm to be held at Priory Street. Please pray for this new group.  Please continue to pray for Energise (years 6 and 7, ages 10 -12), the first term has been a real blessing with 16 different children attending at any one time, many that don’t attend CBC. 

Prayer points for Energize

  • Thank God for all the children who have attended Energize;

  • Pray for the group to continue to bond together and for relationships to deepen with each other and with leaders;

  • Pray for the leaders to grow through this ministry;

  • Pray for the group members who are starting secondary school;

  • Pray for the children to have a desire to know God.

If you want to know more about the groups, please speak to Rhiannon. Thank you.

Grace Place

A reminder to our women to check out the GRACE PLACE blog over the summer holidays! Anxiety and worry are addressed through the gospel lens of Philippians 4:6-7.

New Treasurer

Roger Hammett will be taking up his new role as Church Treasurer with effect from 1st September. Michael Prior is stepping down after a six year period. Thank you, Michael!

…Over the next few months…

3rd Sept: Craft Club, 10:00am

4th Sept: Lancasters’ re-commissioning service

4th Sept: Evening service – feedback from Sanga Sanga project

5th Sept: Missions and persecuted church prayer meeting

11th Sept: Evening prayer meeting, 6pm

11th-16th Sept: Week of Prayer

17th Sept: Safe to Grow training session @ Priory Street, 9am

24th Sept: The Ark, 10am