Weekly notices for Minstead Church
All Saints’ Church, Minstead. Notices – week commencing 10th December 2018.
Sunday 9th – No service at All Saints’, but there will be Discussion Group in church or Carol Singing in Lyndhurst Care Homes. See below. Sunday 16th, 4pm Readings and Carols. Followed by seasonal refreshments.
Sunday 9th; 4.15pm Discussion Group and tea in church. 3pm Carol singing round Lyndhurst Care Homes. No previous experience necessary; just turn up and enjoy singing in a friendly group. 3 pm Hartwood House, 4 pm Cranleigh Paddock, 5 pm Rufus Court.
NB The Quiet Morning on Dec 14th is wrongly listed in benefice notices as being at All Saints’. It will actually be at Peggy Heron’s house, Whinwood, Beaulieu Road. The correct address is also shown in a larger box in benefice notices.
A new way to donate money to All Saints’ by mobile text The code for our church is ALLS01£ then you enter the amount 1,2,3,4,5 or 10 depending on how much you want to give. Text to 70070. Home Group taking a break. More news after Christmas.
The Christmas Tree in church. Again this year, an invitation to share the remembrance of a loved one at Christmas. The tree is decorated and in church already. Fill in a name tag (names will not be read out) and help to decorate the tree. Blank tags in a box on the front left pew on the nave, or use your own. The Giant Christmas card. This will be in church for you soon. Remember that you will be able to greet all your local friends by writing one card and pinning it here. The money you’ve saved can be donated to Mukinge, the hospital in Zambia supported by All Saints’.
COMPTON AREA – Exhibition of art work from Minstead Training Project.
During December, this church is supporting Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. New Forest Basics Bank aims to provide support and help to individuals and families in need. The collecting box is in church. You are welcome to bring donations of non perishable food and hygiene items whenever the church is open, which will support those in need.
Elizabeth Randall 02380 811115