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Letter from Chris
“I want to know Christ, and the power of his resurrection and the fellowship of sharing in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death, and so, somehow, to attain to the resurrection of the dead.” Phil 3:10-11
As I write once again for our Church Magazine, I do want to thank Peter Lockwood who has been our editor for the past 10 years. He has done a wonderful work in receiving a variety of articles, news items, stories, information, poems, letters etc and in producing around 50 high quality publications. Thank you, Peter, and also Christine Gilbert, Iris Prudom and other regular contributors over the years.
Communication continues to be vital amongst any group of people even if means may change. When the first editors produced early copies of the St Luke’s Magazine 110 years ago……
News and Events
For the week commencing 30th April
Men’s Breakfast, Church Rooms – This Saturday 6th May 8.30 – Places are going fast! Please let Kevin or Christine know if you are coming by Thursday 4th of May. Also, any special diets. Cost £3. Contact: 01202 900223 or 07979932241 or damacuwclubnet. Breakfast is followed by….the Church Spring Clean (see below)
Church Spring Clean – Please Come and Help this Saturday 6th May from 10am – After the Men’s Breakfast come along & help to tidy our church. Refreshments will be provided. See Kate Wyatt if you can come or email: katewyatt17gmailcom
CAMEO Extra, This Saturday 6th May, 2.30pm to 4.30pm at the Church Hall – Speaker, Steve Blight plus a free tea. Steve will set the scene for CAMEO coming up in August with the theme ‘You’re A Star’. Everyone is welcome.
Get involved in Christian Aid Week, 14th – 20th May – Help raise money for the refugees of the world. Sign up to collect door-to-door or for the sponsored event. Contact Becky at: rebeccahebditchoutlookcom
Wessex Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline Annual Concert, 7.30pm this Friday May 5th – At St Paul’s Church, Canford Heath with Bournemouth Symphony Youth Chorus Free entry – Retiring collection. Funds will improve the health of Chernobyl children.
Prama Care Thanksgiving Service, Friday 19th May 2.30pm – At Wimborne Minster with Bishop Karen followed by refreshments. Contact receptionpramacarecouk or 01202 207300
GOfest 2017 at Moorlands College 13th May 2017 9.30am to 5pm – GOfest is a partnership of mission organisations, working with local churches celebrating what God is doing in his world. Cost: £10 /£5 for full time students/Under 5’s free. http://gofest.global/events/details.php?s=moorlands-college
Two Events at The Greenhouse Christian Centre run by Mark Burgess
· Creative Mentoring that Makes a Difference – Tue May 23rd. A half-day workshop. Cost: £20
· P-p-pick up a Puppet – Thu 8th June. A whole-day to learn about puppet ministry. Cost: £30, includes lunch. markthemagicalstoryboxcouk or 01202 764776
‘Chosen’ Saturday 18th May 7.30pm – 9.30pm at St. Mary’s Longfleet – A cross generational evening for girls/women from Year 7 upwards. Tickets £3. Tel: 01202 253527 – www.smlpoole.org.uk
Date for your Diary – Bournemouth and Poole Convention – ‘Rediscovering Joy’ Mon 3rd to Friday 7th July 7:45pm to 9:15pm City Gate Church, Bournemouth & ‘Rediscovering God’ Wed 5th to Friday 7th July, 10:30am to 11:45am Christ Church, Westbourne http://www.bournemouthandpooleconvention.org/
Click here to view archive of our talks, or select one of our most recent talks from the list below.
Jesus appears to the disciples and the Holy Spirit is given to them
(John 20:19-end) by John Pattison on Sunday April 23rd.
The story of Easter - Maggie and Chris Strain
(Matthew 28:1-10) by Chris Strain on Sunday April 16th.
Jesus washes the disciple's feet - Maundy Thursday evening
(John 13:1-35) by Ruth Greig on Thursday April 13th.
(Matthew 21:1-11) by Chris Strain on Sunday April 9th.
Contentment in the Lord (also comments on Annual Report at APCM
(Philippians 4:10-23) by Chris Strain on Sunday April 2nd.