Weekly Church Notices

The Methodist Church - Manchester Circuit

www.manchestercircuit.org.uk

EAST DIDSBURY METHODIST CHURCH

www.eastdidsburymeth.com

Minister: Rev. Krystyna Kwarciak

Notices for 9th December 2018

Baruch 5: 1-9 or Malachi 3: 1-4; Luke 1: 68-79;

Philippians 1; 3-11; Luke 3: 1-6

Call to Worship

Welcome today to a time of preparation

We prepare ourselves to receive God’s good news

The Lord showers us with His peace

We want to be at peace with the Lord Amen

Second Sunday in Advent

Sunday 9th Dec 10.45am Worship: Rev. Adrian Curtis

7.00pm United Christian Singers

Monday 10th Dec 1.00pm Crafts in the vestry

Tuesday 11th Dec 8.00pm Badminton Club

Wednesday 12th Dec 1.00pm Advent lunch and reflection

Thursday 13th Dec 2.30pm Ladies Circle - Carols & Mince

Pies with Krystyna. Open to all.

Third Sunday in Advent

Sunday 16th Dec 10.45am Worship: Rev. Krystyna Kwarciak

Carols followed by our Church Christmas Lunch at The Ashlea

United Christian Singers present: ‘Emmanuel – a Christmas Blessing’. Free with a donation to a charity chosen by the church TONIGHT at 7.00pm at Didsbury U.R.C. Palatine Road, West Didsbury. Further details contact Anne or email her on annewilde2002@gmail.com

Advent Lunch Wednesday 12th and 19th December at 1.00pm - another chance for a time of reflection, a light lunch and some fellowship.

Carols and Mince Pies You are all invited to join the Ladies Circle at the back of church on Thursday 13th December at 2.30pm - led by our Minister she will also reflect on her life and her meeting with Christ.

Get you tickets NOW! Breakfast with Santa for ALL ages on Saturday 22nd December in the hall at 9.30am. Tickets: Adults 6.00. Children 5.00. Under 2’s free. Santa is calling in with a present for everyone. Parachute games and crafts following a lovely breakfast of the usual cereals and drinks and sausage/bacon barms. Speak to Rosie or Mary A or email as in your Concord, thank you. Closing date 16th December.

Christingle in the hall with Geoff at 3.00pm on Christmas Eve followed by light refreshments.

Christmas Day – we will celebrate together with Didsbury Methodist at Didsbury.

Craft stall There’s a stall in church for the next few weeks selling various reasonably priced items ideal for stocking fillers – have a look!

Please pass any items for the notices to Rosie or

email Rosieblayds@gmail.com by Wednesday 12th December