Lent 2018

With an early Easter, we dive into Lent in mid-February. As previous years, we share a lent course with our Methodist partners. We keep to the tradition of Wednesday gatherings in the Parish Rooms on Burnside Grove meeting from 2:20 pm until approximately 4:00 pm. This year we focus on a series of passages from Mathew’s Gospel. The dates and themes are shown below:-

 

February 14th – The Ash Wednesday Service of Holy Communion – Methodist preacher including imposition of ashes.

February 21st: Jesus foretells his Passion (Mathew 26:1-16).

February 28th – The final hours with the 12 (Mathew 26-17-41).

March 7th – The arrest and trial of Jesus (Mathew 26-42-end).

March 14th – Jesus before Pilate (Mathew 27-1-26).

March 21st – His death and burial (Mathew 27-27-26).

The sessions have been very helpful in the past and are a very good way to prepare our hearts and minds for Easter. Please think of joining us for some or all of these times of study and reflection.

 

Rev. Alan Howe.

 

St Peters Church Centre – Available to rent/hire

Do you need to rent space for an event in Tollerton. What about renting the Church Centre
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Available for weekly sessions , events,parties etc or one off sessions
Contact me Ruth Hartley at 9376968 or email   ruth_hartley@btconnect.com
Rates — £15 an hour or £25 per session
3 sessions a day –  8 am-1pm,1pm-6pm, 6pm-Midnight
Facilities– .Full kitchen facilities ,crockery for over 30 people  ,cooker and fridge freezer, tables and chairs, including children’s equipment
Car parking and large paddock available.
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Archbishops launch Thy Kingdom Come 2018

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have launched this year’s Thy Kingdom Come prayer campaign, which will take place from 10th – 20th May.
High profile figures from across the main denominations gathered at Lambeth Palace and Bishopthorpe to hear plans for the global, ecumenical prayer movement, which is considered to be one of the most dynamic prayer initiatives to emerge from the Church in recent years. Full story here.

Games Night

Games Night recommences this month  (February 23rd – 7:00pm) in the Church Centre.

See Calendar this month for more details

 

All welcome!

 

New Building Work on St Peters

There will be scaffolding erected shortly or a cherry picker used up against the Church Tower. Work will commence on … read more