Newsletter 2nd October 2022

Harvest Festival & Gift Day

Today is our annual Harvest Festival and Gift Day. Please give as generously as you can to support the church through what promises to be a difficult time financially.

This year our Harvest donations will be going to thelocal Food Bank. You can visit their website https://godmanchester.foodbank.org.uk which gives a lot of news about the work they do and how to help. Theirneed is very great at the moment so please be as generous as you are prayerfully able.

A New Archdeacon and a New Rural Dean

We have a new Archdeacon, Canon Richard Harlow, who will be Collated (licensed or commissioned) at St Peter and St Paul’s Wisbech today, Sunday 2ndOctober, at 4.30 pm. Revd Duncan Goldthorpe (Vicar of Brampton and other parishes) is our new Rural Dean. Please pray for God’s blessing on both.

Film Night & Gorgeous Dinner

The Friends are showing the award-winning hit film ‘Operation Mincemeat’ on Saturday 22nd October at 7pm in St Mary’s Church Hall, Godmanchester. We will be serving homemade ‘Chicken Superbe à laGodmanchester’ and a Trifle included within the ticket price of £15 and there will be a licensed bar and raffle. Tickets available from Kate 01480 454154 or adrian@sington.co.uk

DIARY

Sunday 2nd October – Harvest Festival & Gift Day

08:00​Holy Communion

08:00​BCP Holy Communion (St Mary Magdalene, Hilton)

09:30​Sung Eucharist with Healing

18:30​Evening Prayer

Monday 3rd October

18:00​St Anne’s Governors’ Meeting (St Anne’s School)

18:30​Compline [Monday – Saturday inclusive at same time] (Zoom)

Tuesday 4th October

10:30​Tuesday Treat (Baptist Church)

Wednesday 5th October

11:00​Holy Communion (The Chestnuts)

14:30​Joint Holy Communion (Zoom)

Thursday 6th October

09:45​Holy Communion

Friday 7th October

10:00​Bible Study (Zoom)

17:15​Grub, Games and God

19:30​Choir Practice (Church Hall))

Saturday 8th October

Sunday 9th October – Civic Service

08:00​Holy Communion

11:00​Civic Service

11:15​United (Methodist Church, Hilton)

18:30​Evening Prayer