Week Commencing

6th May 2018

This Week

We extend a very warm welcome to our friends, visitors and members who are worshipping with us this morning.   
Our worship this morning will be led by our Minister, Rev. Dr. Grant Wilson.
We share Holy Communion during Traditional Worship (which starts at 11 am). We invite all who love the Lord to join us at His table.
After worship we are having a soup, bread and cheese lunch in the hall.  There is no charge for this but donations in lieu will go to Christian Aid.   Please stay if you can!    (Our thanks to the folk who have made soup or brought cheese/bread)

Next Week

Our Praise worship at 10 will be led by our very good friend and former member, June Holmes.   
Our Traditional worship at 11 will be led by Rev. Ruth Crofton, retired URC minister.


Regular Groups & Midweek Meetings

Tuesday
Connect Group  

A Get together for coffee, video, Bible Study and discussion.  Contact Grant on 0191 2654113 for further information. 

Wednesday
Little Fishes - Toddlers group
Meets this week.

The Prayer Group is meeting this week at 6.30 in the church

Saturday
Singing Group

MNo meeting this week at 10.30


Advance Notice

Development Elders meet on Thursday 17th May at 7pm. 


THIS WEEK

Saturday 12th May: (venue to be arranged) There is to be a meeting organised by Synod to discuss plans for the Way Forward, with particular reference to Stipendiary ministry in the Newcastle area.  If anyone would like to attend, this is an open meeting.  Please see Dorothy B for further details. 


Gift Aid
Please read the article in the April/May Contact about Gift Aid.  Any queries or requests for Gift Aid declarations please contact Dorothy Coates
thank you. 


If anyone can help to look after the grassed area around church over the summer by taking a turn at cutting the grass, please sign the list at the back of church.  Or see Steve Cowey for further information.  
thank you.