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Sunday 1st ADVENT CAROL SERVICE St. Martin’s Advent Carol Service 6.30 pm Also St Thomas Mellor at 6.30 pm
Sundays 1st and 8th TAIZE PRAYER for Advent at Holy Spirit church Marple 4 pm
Friday 6th CAROL SINGING AT TOP LOCK, MARPLE As Churches Together we will again be leading the Carol Singing before Father Christmas arrives. Help is required from 6.15 pm to begin handing out leaflets. Singing from 6.30 pm to 7.00 pm – and perhaps beyond. We would like a good number of singers and helpers so that we have a significant presence. If you are able to help please contact Michael Sparrow at firstname.lastname@example.org or turn up on the night.
Saturday 7th NATIVITY SCENE AT WINTERWONDERLAND MARPLE BRIDGE Churches Together have been invited again to set up the full size nativity figures near the stage at in Town Street. Help is needed to give out leaflets and talk to people who come to look for an hour between 12.30 and 4 pm Father Christmas arrives at 1 pm. Help needed 4-5 pm to dismantle the stall before the road reopens. Please contact Marian Thompson email@example.com if you can help with either of these.
Tuesday 17th COMMUNITY EVENT 1.00pm -4.00pm at Marple Methodist Church. An event to bring together voluntary and community groups operating in Marple and surrounding area. There will be tables for groups to display their promotional material and a workshop to explore where we might feel the gaps in provision of services are. A chance for groups to network and find out more of what we each do. Booking requests and further information from Laura McDonald (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Deacon Annette Sharp (email@example.com).
18-25 WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY
Sunday 19th UNITED SERVICE when Fr Bill Fitzgerald takes over as Chair Holy Spirit Church Leigh Ave, Marple 6 pm
Saturday 25th WELLSPRING WALK WITH OPPORTUNITIES FOR PRAYER For those who want to do the sponsored walk as usual, meet at Holy Spirit Church at 9.45 am Sponsor forms and poster available nearer the time. Mellor parish centre will be open 12 -2 to eat packed lunch and for hot drinks.
For those who would like to be involved but do a shorter walk the following churches will be open for private prayer during the day ( suggestions available and also a box for Wellspring donations )
St Paul’s Strines 10 – 12 noon St Thomas Mellor open all day St Martin’s 1 – 3.30 pm
We were at MARPLE CARNIVAL in June offering FREE activities to the local community.
Stalls ready to welcome the community.
Entertaining the community
Sheltering the community from the rain!
Everyone piled undercover during a heavy rain shower!