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Welcome to St Lukes

St Luke’s is an evangelical Anglican church based in Poole, Dorset. Find out about us here and come along on a Sunday or to one of our regular events.

For youth and children’s work see our youth page


Letter from Chris

Dear Friends,

 

“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……

Continue reading here >>

 

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Holy Week and Easter Services in April

 

Mon 10th            7.00pm       Quiet Service in the Chapel

Tue  11th            7.00pm       Quiet Service in the Chapel

Wed 12th           9.30am       Morning Worship

                             7.00pm       Quiet Service in the Chapel

Thu    13th          7.30pm       Holy Communion for Maundy Thursday

Fri      14th          9.00am       Good Friday walk Parkstone URC

       to High Street Methodist

                            10.30am     Good Friday Children & Families

Morning

                              2.00pm       An Hour at the Cross

Sat     15th           9.30am       Prayer for Renewal

Easter Day

Sun    16th           9.00am       Holy Communion CW

                               10.30am     All Age Holy Communion CW

                               6.30pm       Easter Praise

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News and Events

For the week commencing 26th  March

Our Annual Church Celebration Meeting Next Sunday 2nd April   Do join us next Sunday, 2nd April at 10.30am for our Service + Annual Meeting.  We are delighted that Geoff Sherwood & Kate Wyatt have agreed to stand again as churchwardens. There are vacancies for 3 Deanery Synod members for 3 years and 4 PCC members for 3 years (nomination forms at the back).

Please collect your copy of the Annual Report in the named envelopes at the back of the church along with the Agenda for the Annual Meeting.  If you cannot find a named envelope, then do take a spare copy. Thank you.

Financial Report – A full copy of the financial report is available at the back of the church.  Please see Steve Blight if you would like your own copy.

 

 

Join us at Sidholme 28th to 30th April 2017 – a great weekend together! Pick up a leaflet & return completed forms and payment to the Church Office.  The balance for those who have already booked is now due.

 

 

Ladies’ Breakfast – Next Saturday 1st April 8.30am – All Ladies welcome – Speaker: Prue Bedwell. Tickets from the Church office, (£5) limited to 40 – so don’t miss out! For catering purpose, you do need to get a ticket ahead of time.

 

 

Cantabile Spring Concert – Sunday 9th April, 6.30pm at St. Luke’s – Cantabile will perform ‘Requiem’ by John Rutter and ‘Magnificat’ by Antonio Vivaldi.  Conductor Jean Holt. Tickets £7 available on the door or from the Church Office.

 

 

Tolpuddle Martyrs Tuesday 4th April, 7.30pm – in the Church Rooms – Come & hear an illustrated presentation by the ‘Friends of Tolpuddle’ Committee.

 

 

Church Spring Clean Morning Saturday 6th May from 10am – Come along after the Men’s Breakfast & help to Spring Clean & tidy our wonderful church. There are a number of small jobs that need doing so if you can help, even for an hour, it would be greatly appreciated. Refreshments including cakes & biscuits will be provided. See Kate Wyatt if you can come or email: katewyatt17atgmaildotcom

 

 

‘Into the Wilderness’ Next Saturday 1st April, 7pm until 8.30pm – At the Gateway Church, Alder Road – performed & written by Mark Burgess.  Go to: http://www.into-the-wilderness.eventbrite.co.uk/ to book. Tickets £5.

 

 

CMS (Church Mission Society) Coffee Morning –  Saturday 8th April, 10am – Come along to this event in the Church Rooms & support CMS. Cake Stall, Bric-a-Brac & Judy’s Jam on sale. Any donations of cakes to sell would be appreciated.  Our new Mission Partners, Catriona & Stephen Bennett plus baby Hannah will be visiting us on Sunday 9th April.

 

Knitted Easter chicks with cream egg for sale – At the back of Church – £1 each, money to go to the work of the Mothers’ Union

 

Wessex Filling Station –  Thursday 30th March – At the Village Hotel, Deansleigh Road, Bournemouth at 7.30pm (doors open 7pm).  Speaker Gail Dixon of Nations Trust.  Go to www.wessexfillingstation.co.uk or email: adminatwessexfillingstationdotcodotuk

 

Anna Pancaldi Concert in aid of Respected – Saturday 22nd April, 7.30pm – At the Shaw Suite, St. Swithun’s Church, Bournemouth. Raising funds for the work of Respected (formerly Evaluate) working with young people in our local community. Tickets £10, from Louise Parkin 07906304985 or louiseparkin67aticlouddotcom

 

 

Spring Concert Monday 3rd April, 7.30pm at St. Aldhelm’s Church – Free entry, retiring collection.  Music by Verdi, Faure and Vaughan Williams.

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Latest Talks

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Service Times

Saturday March 25th

9.30am Prayer for renewal

Sunday March 26th

9am Holy Communion BCP

10.30am All Age Mothering Sunday Service

6.30pm Evening Worship

Wednesday March 29th

9.30am Midweek worship

Selected upcoming events:

(see events for full listing)

Wednesday March 29th

10am Coffee Hour

Church Rooms, Wellington Road

7.30pm Christianity Explored

Vicarage

Thursday March 30th

Parents and Toddlers

In the Church at 10.00am. Cost £2.00 per family. Just come along.

Saturday April 1st

8.30am Ladies Breakfast

Church Rooms

Tuesday April 4th

8pm 'Tolpuddle Martyrs'

Church Rooms

Wednesday April 5th

10am Coffee Hour

Church Rooms, Wellington Road

6.30pm Pathfinders Social

Church Rooms

Thursday April 6th

Parents and Toddlers

In the Church at 10.00am. Cost £2.00 per family. Just come along.

7pm Youth Connect

Vicarage

Friday April 7th

'Oasis' Creative Space

Church Rooms

Sunday April 9th

6.30pm Cantabile Spring Concert - 'Requiem' by John Rutter and 'Magnificat' by Antonio Vivaldi

St. Luke's Church. Conductor: Jean Holt. Tickets £7 available on the door or from St. Luke's Church Office 01202 717268

Tuesday April 11th

10.10am Easter Treats at Families First

Church Rooms. Come for coffee at 10.10am, the meeting starts at 10.30am. Everyone is welcome

Wednesday April 12th

10am Coffee Hour

Church Rooms, Wellington Road

Friday April 14th

10.30am Children's and Families Morning

Church

Wednesday April 19th

10am Coffee Hour

Church Rooms, Wellington Road

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Service Times & Map

Saturday March 25th

9.30am Prayer for renewal

Sunday March 26th

9am Holy Communion BCP

10.30am All Age Mothering Sunday Service

6.30pm Evening Worship

Wednesday March 29th

9.30am Midweek worship

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St Luke's Parish Office,
St Luke's Church,
Wellington Road,
Parkstone,
Poole
BH14 9LF
Tel: 01202 717268