Ladies’ Bible Study
The next ladies’ bible study will be held on Monday 8th June at 7.30pm at Priory Street. The study notes are on the table at the back. Please take one so you can prepare for the study. See Kathy or Anne if you need more information about these meetings.
The Ark will take place next Saturday 30th May from 10-10.45am. This is an outreach to young families in the community and activities include singing, craft, puppets etc. Speak to Rachel for more details.
Uganda Mission Trip
Eddie will be leading a team of nine people on a missions’ trip to Uganda from 15-22 June. Eddie will be speaking at the AIM central region conference and the rest of the team will be supporting the conference doing children’s work.
Uganda Mission Trip £undraising Brunch!
You are all invited to come and enjoy brunch on Saturday May 30th from 10.45am onwards at Priory Street (after The Ark). There will be something for everyone, including breakfast baps, frittata, pancakes and other delicious things. Don’t worry if you don’t think that you can eat a big brunch because there will also be elevenses on offer, a selection of homemade cakes and a nice cup of tea or coffee – something for everyone. Just come with empty bellies!
CBC was able to send £2,630 to support the Nepal earthquake appeal. This is an extract of a letter received from International Nepal Fellowship…”We have been able to help 3000 families. We have distributed in excess of 65 tonnes of food, over 840 tents, and more than 4,450 blankets. We have also given out hundreds of other essentials from matches to mattresses. These numbers are out of date as I know we have been continually delivering aid. Thank you for being part of making this possible.”
Corsham Churches Together
Corsham Churches are planning a “Picnic on the Green” at St Patrick’s Church on Sunday 14th June from 3.00-5.00pm. It will be run on much the same lines as last year’s “Pentecost in the Park” with people being invited to bring along a picnic and craft activities being run for the children to do. Dan Ovens will be speaking at the event so please come along to support him and meet with other Christians in Corsham.
Our Missionaries – Steve and Ruth Lancaster
Copies of the new May/June Lancaster newsletter are on the table at the back. Please take one – alternatively you can read their blog online … lancsintanz.blogspot.com.
Volunteering for Bible Society at New Wine 2015
Bible Society will be hosting a café at New Wine and we are looking for volunteers to help serve drinks and cakes between 2nd & 8th August. In return for about 6 hours per day in the café we will provide a free New Wine ticket, 3 meals per day, the opportunity to attend worship events, uniform and full training. Please contact Susan Wingrave if you want any more information on how to apply. There are information sheets on the table at the back. Thank you.
Prayer for Gospel Expansion
We continue to meet in the hut on Saturday mornings at 8.30am for an hour and pray for the plant in Rudloe and further gospel expansion in and around Corsham. Everyone is welcome to attend.
…This week is half term…
Please check with groups/meetings/housegroups that you attend whether they are meeting over the half term break.
31st May: Prayer service, 6pm
3rd June: Midweek service, 2pm
6th June: Craft Group
8th June: Ladies’ Bible Study, 7.30pm
14th June: “Picnic on the Green”, St. Patricks, 3-5pm
15th-22nd June: Uganda Mission Trip
17th June: Midweek service, 2pm; Missions and Persecuted Church prayer meeting, 7.30pm
20th June: TLC summer party, 3pm
27th June: The Ark, 10am
28th June: Evening prayer service
1st July: Midweek service, 2pm, baptism
4th July: Craft group, 10am
5th July: Family day, service @ Priory Street followed by activities @ Rudloe Community Centre green
8th July: Prayer for Missions & Persecuted Church, 7.30pm