Weekly Church Notices

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Minister: Rev. Krystyna Kwarciak


Notices for 24th March 2019


Isaiah 59: 1-9; Psalm 63: 1-8; 1 Corinthians 10: 1-13; Luke 13: 1-9


Call to Worship   Wrap yourselves in the healing love of God.  

We know that God continually surrounds us. 

We turn our lives to the Lord.

We will serve and seek His presence      Amen


3rd Sunday in Lent   Sunday 24th March          10.45am   Liz Stuart


Monday 25th March                1.00pm           Crafts and Chat


Tuesday 26th March               8.00pm            Badminton Club


Wednesday 27th March           1.45pm           Film Club at Didsbury


Thursday 28th March               12.30pm          Monthly Lunch


4th Sunday in Lent       Sunday 31st March      10.45am   Peter Smith



FILM CLUB The next film is being shown on Wednesday 27th March and for more details please see page 3 of your magazine.









MONTHLY LUNCH The next Lunch is 28th March and for more details please see page 4 of the Concord. 


ECUMENICAL LENT GROUP At Didsbury Baptist Church on Wednesdays 7.30pm to 9.00pm and at Christ Church Rectory, 35 Darley Avenue, on Thursdays at 2.00pm.   The groups will follow the Lent Course of a book written by Hilary Brand, ‘Finding a Voice’, based on the film ‘The King’s Speech’. For more information: for Wednesdays email Robert on robert@didsburybaptist.org.uk – for Thursdays email Anne on anne@christchurchdidsbury.org.uk – all welcome.


GREATER MANCHESTER PRAYER: on Thursday 4th April at 7.30pm at Audacious Church, Trinity Way, M3 7BD – churches across Greater Manchester are coming together to pray for the city.


MAUNDY THURSDAY The Ladies Circle are holding a service at 2.30pm on Thursday 18th April and Rev. Caroline Wickens is kindly coming to give communion. Open to ALL the congregation - you will be warmly welcomed. We close with tea/coffee/biscuits around 4.00pm.


AT DIDSBURYThursday 18th April at 6.30pm a Maundy Thursday Meal for Didsbury, East Didsbury and Withington led by Rev Ros Murphy; leading devotions and Communion. Numbers are needed and any dietary requirements by Sunday 14th April – please complete the form on the table at the back of church if you wish to go, thank you.


Safeguarding/Refresher Training: I’ve been informed there are a further two sessions for those who weren't able to go on the sessions last year: -  


Wed 10 April 6.30-9.30pm      Whalley Range Methodist Church.

Sat 22 June    10am-12.30pm  Moston Methodist Church.

Contact paulacollins61@outlook.com to book a place.

Let me know if you book on a session and then let me have a copy of your Certificate. May I remind those that have already been on the training that it has to be renewed every 4 years. If you’re not certain when yours expires please contact me.      Joan Parker


Please pass any items for the notices to Rosie or

email rosieblayds@gmail.com by Wednesday 27th  March