THE SIX COUNTIES CYCLE RIDE 12 – 15 JULY 2018
400 miles in 4 days Plans are well underway for The Six Counties Cycle Ride which will raise money for our church and Trinity the Hospice in the Fylde. Currently we have 12 riders and 6 support crew taking part but we need your help to find Companies and businesses we can approach for sponsorship and their logos will be included on the riders’ cycling shirts. So if you can make any suggestions or know of any more cyclists who would be interested in joining us please speak to Stephen or Linda Heath. The route is:-
Day 1 Church Road Methodist Church to Carlisle
Day 2 Carlisle to Newcastle upon Tyne
Day 3 Newcastle upon Tyne to York
Day 4 York back to church
Please remember this venture in your prayers
LEAGUE OF LIGHT BOXES
Thank you to those who support Action for Children with League of Light collecting boxes. Please note that, in future, these should be returned to the new circuit treasurer, Jim Edwell. (Tel: 723031)
CHRISTIAN AID WEEK - 13 TO 19 MAY
Anyone who can help to collect in the 2018 House to House Collection in St Anne's in the week commencing 13 May, please contact Elaine Watts (Tel: 722302). If your road is not normally included in the House to House, would you be willing to give envelopes to friends or neighbours, inviting them to return them to you? Alternatively, maybe you would be able to assist with a street or stall collection. Please speak to Elaine if you can help in any way.
Anyone wishing to contribute money towards the Easter flower display in Church, please pass your donation to Elaine Watts.
REQUEST FOR ADDITIONAL DOOR STEWARDS
We have been appealing for a few additional people to join the door steward’s rota, with duties just once every six weeks. Please consider this request prayerfully and if you feel able to help in this way, speak with Richmond Neale (Tel: 791321), one of the church stewards, or just email the church office.
EASTER OFFERING ENVELOPES
Gift envelopes will be on the chairs on 25 March to be returned the following week or the week after.
NOTE THE DATE:
The General Church Meeting will take place on Tuesday 10 April. The meeting of the Church Council originally scheduled for 13 March has been postponed and will now take place on the same night. More details nearer the time.