Newsletter October 2019

Services in October:

6th October:         Dr Alan Bell (Penny Harrison)

13th October:      10.15am  Revd Mark Stennett,Café Church

20th October:       No Service at EK, at Collingham or Wetherby (10am)

27th October:       Eileen Clarkson

Duty Stewards:

Duty 6th October 13th October 20th October 27th October
Vestry Andrew Christine Flourish Sally
Door Ann
  Weekend Margaret C
Sound Andrew   Services at Penny
Readers Ann
  Collingham 10.00am Margaret C
Counters Andrew
or Sally
Coffee Trish
Flowers Pam Jan   Ann B

 Prayer Requests:  A form on which you can write the name of anyone you would like to be mentioned in our Prayers of Intercession can be found on the window sill in the vestibule

 Church Council Meeting.  Monday 7th October 10.30am.  We hope as many people as possible will come long to hear updates about what has been happening in our church and circuit and to contribute to discussions about future plans.  Refreshments will be served before the meeting. 

Harvest Festival Celebration at Eileen and Charlie’s  Sunday October 6th at 2pm in the Shed amongst the vintage machinery and memorabilia and with special guests The Addlethorpe Puppets.  Buffet tea to follow.  Everyone welcome.   Contact Eileen for details 07494 050940.

Flourish District Gathering  18th – 20th October, Scarborough Spa
There is still time to sign up for this event at .  Nearly 1100 people will be attending for at least part of the weekend, but there is still room for more.   Accommodation is available at Cober Hill, booking for this is through Sian at the District Office

 Other Dates for your Diary this Month:
Oxfam Fashion Show  Friday 4th October 7.30pm, Wetherby Methodist Church
Male, female and children’s fashions available.  Tickets £5 from Oxfam Wetherby, or on the door.

Lunchtime concert at Boston Spa Methodist Church
Friday 11th October 1pm, John Nancarro – Flanders & Swann, Butterworth, Krumit and Chat.  Light lunches served from noon.  Concert admission £5

Boston Spa Arts Festival  Friday 11th October 10am–5pm & Saturday 12th October 10am-4pm.  Boston Spa Village Hall. Entrance £1.

Souper Thursday  31st October 12 noon–1pm.   Please join us to enjoy good company, homemade soups and puddings.  Offers of help with food will be gratefully accepted!

Looking Ahead – New Circuit Charity
The launch of our new Circuit Charity, Candlelighters, will be on Saturday November 2nd, 7.30pm   “An evening with Harrogate Male Voice Choir” at Boston Spa Methodist Church.    Tickets £7 from Penny to include mocktails and petit fours during the interval.


Minister:                     Rev. Mark Stennett              07763 762791

Lay Pastor:                Eileen Clarkson                        07494 050940

Andrew                       01937 572514
Penny                           01937 573434
Christine                    01937 588488
Sally                               07931 558939

If anyone has a concern they would like to discuss with Mark or Eileen, please do not hesitate to speak to them personally.  Alternatively, you are welcome to contact them through the stewards.    Please note that Mark takes his rest day on a Friday.

Booking Secretary: 01937 574603 / 07914 043836