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Week Commencing 31st January
‘Oh What Love’ Watoto Children’s Choir Coming to St. Luke’s Tue 22nd March, 6pm
Come to this unique worship experience. Free Tickets are now available – go to WATOTOUK.EVENTBRITE.COM to reserve yours.
‘Aladdin’ a Pantomime 12th to 14th Feb at the Church Hall. Get Your Tickets!
Fri & Sat 7.30pm, matinees at 2.30pm on Sat 13th & Sun 14th. Tickets from Judy Hudson, £7 adults, £5 OAP & £3 child, family £18 (2 adults & 2 children).
Pathfinders’ Social - Sausage & Chips plus a Chocolate Fountain!
Theme: ‘Is God still in Control’. For young people 11 – 16 years this Wed 3rd Feb 6pm – 8pm at the home of Kevin & Lorna Rogers, 32 Penn Hill Ave. 01202 900223. Email: damacuwclubnet
New! 18 to 30 Group starts Sunday 21st Feb from 6pm
At the home of Kevin & Lorna Rogers, 32 Penn Hill Ave. If you are aged between 18 & 30 & would like to come along then please contact Katie Yates on 07725803106.
Open Doors ‘Bring & Share Tea’ followed by Holy Communion/Praise & Prayer
Next Sun 7th Feb at 4.30pm in the Church Rooms. Everyone is welcome. If you’d like to bring something for the tea, then sign up at the back of the church.
‘Splendour’ New Wine Day for Women Sat March 12th
At the Lighthouse, Poole. Come & be inspired, challenged & empowered. Early Bird tickets, £20 if purchased before 12th Feb & then £25. www.new-wine.org
Art Workshop & Carers Group Fri 12th Feb 2 -4 pm at Belmont Court, Glen Road
For people in the early stages of Dementia. Cost £4. A chance for carers to hear from professionals with no extra charge. See Liz Howes for more info or phone 01202 773782
‘The Benefits of Silence’ Chaplaincy Talk This Wed 3rd Feb 12.30pm
At Talbot House, Bournemouth University. Includes a free lunch.
New Wine National Gatherings 2016: Week 2. Sun, 31 July to Sat, 6 Aug
At Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. Early Bird discount available until the end of Feb. If you are interested in joining a St. Luke’s group, see John Pattison or Kevin Rogers.
‘Life on the Edge’ Christian Aid Speaker: Thu 11th Feb, 7.30pm.
At St Mary’s Longfleet Church Centre. Rezwana Islam shares experiences of working with partners in Bangladesh, the focus of Christian Aid Week 2016.
Letter from Chris
“May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God,and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.” 2 Corinthians 13:14
I have been taking weddings for nearly 30 years now, but officiating at that of our son Benjamin, to Lydia, just before Christmas felt quite different, and not just because of the cost! I suppose I have tended to focus on the couple emphasising the wonderful gift of God’s grace which brings together a man and a woman, the joy of the union of heart, mind and body, the covenantal commitment of the wills and the challenges and opportunities in the years to come. And all that is fine. But for this wedding I felt something different as the father of the bridegroom….
Click here to view archive of our talks, or select one of our most recent talks from the list below.
Who Is Jesus?
(Mark 6:30-56) by John Pattison on Sunday January 31st.
Why did Jesus come? preacher Rev'd Kevin Rogers - as part of Christianity Explored series
(Mark 3:7-30) by on Sunday January 24th.
Jesus' Ministry preached by The Venerable Antonu Macrowe-Wood
(Mark 1:21-45) by on Sunday January 17th.
Good News - an Introduction to Christianity Explored
(Mark 1:9-20) by Chris Strain on Sunday January 10th.
An introduction to Christianity Explored - Revd Kevin Rogers
(Mark 1:1-8) by on Sunday January 3rd.