Notices for Sunday 21st November

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9:15 service

Dan O will bring the Word from 2 Tim. 3: 16-17; music is led by Matt G.

Church on the Green logo

CotG is meeting at 10am at the MOD Community Centre in Rudloe as well as online. All details are at: https://www.churchonthegreen.online/event/10am-sunday-service-online/. Or Join Now

Dan O will bring the Word from 2 Tim. 3: 16-17; music is led by Matt E.

Streaming is from Church on the Green. You can join here.

Evening service 6pm – Gathered to Praise

We have a wonderful opportunity this Sunday evening to gather from the different congregations at CBC and celebrate God’s saving grace together. You are welcome to join us for a time of word, praise and prayer, including the baptism of one of our young people, Anna D.

Midweek Service

The next Midweek Service is Wednesday, 24th November at 2pm.

Women’s Bible Study

A warm welcome awaits you at the Women’s Bible Study on Monday 28th November at 7.30pm at Priory Street.  We are currently following a series –  Behold our God!  Victoria Kelly will be sharing from John’s gospel – I am the Light of the World. If you would like study notes, please download them here. You can join us via Zoom if you are unable to join us in person by using the following link….

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85959531179?pwd=YjlRSlZ6WkU5MGFxQWo2dUl4V2NFdz09
Meeting ID: 859 5953 1179

Passcode: JohnStudy

We look forward to our time in fellowship.
Women’s Ministry Team

Youth Work Activities

– Baptism Services involving young people: Sun 21st Nov (6pm) and 28th Nov (9.15am & 11.15am services)

– Rescheduled Youth Weekend Away:  Fri 3rd – Sun 5th Dec. 

– Youth Christmas Meal & Awards: Sun 12th Dec.

And finally, to ponder: it is estimated some 95% of under 18s in England and Wales don’t go to church; that’s around 12 million kids! If you want to see that number go down and would like to know how you can get involved in youth work in the future, please come and chat to me. Thanks, Dan O.

Gathered to Pray – Sunday 5th December

The monthly prayer meeting will take place in person on the 5th December at 6pm at Priory Street. The meeting will focus on prayers for the Persecuted Church using prayer news videos from Open Doors and we will be specifically praying for our brothers and sisters in Afghanistan, Cameroon and Lebanon. We look forward to seeing you at the meeting and praying together for our brothers and sisters!

Souper Friday: Can you help?

We need volunteers to help run this event every Friday. We still plan to continue with a small number of deliveries and have our ‘market stall’ open, whilst at the same time there will be refreshments available.

If you can help with…

  • Food packing (market stall) 
  • Providing soup
  • Serving in the kitchen
  • Sitting in the coffee hall to listen and chat
  • Setting up/down

…then please contact Colin W, Esther A, Joan C or Jo S. 

Christmas is coming – dates and information for your diaries

Saturday 20th November (10am-12pm): Christmas tree decoration-making session for our entry to the St Bart’s Christmas tree festival. Drop in to church to help make our tree, just turn up ready to get crafty, open to all. Refreshments will be available.

Saturday 11th December at 4pm: Nativity service at CBC Priory Street.

Monday 13th December: Ladies, please join us for an evening of fun, feasting and fellowship at 7.30pm at Priory Street. For more information and tickets speak to Christine C, Vicki K, Anne H or Hollie G. And dig out your sparkly outfits!

Thursday 16th-Thursday 23rd December: Nativity Trail around Corsham.  Look out for more information nearer the time. If you live within a comfortable walk to church and would like to display a picture for the trail, please speak to Rhiannon.

Other Activities:

  • Community Money Advice is open again for face to face meetings each Thursday evening and Friday morning. Do get in touch if you are aware of or are having money difficulties. Pre-booked appointments only.
  • Craft Group Outreach: first Saturday of the month at 10am.
  • Ark Children’s Service: last Saturday of the month 10:30am-12:00pm.
  • Toddlers: Thursdays 10:00am-11:30am during term time.
  • Life groups meet in person and/or online. Contact us if you’d like to join one.
  • Youth Groups – Contact Dan for further details.

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