activities; Links to external websites; Helpful books; etc, etc.
ongoing, regular events - please click the 'What's Happening?'
click within boxes below to find out more information
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CHURCH BRISTOL DISTRICT >
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Podcasts - click below
to read 'Four churches' statement on Syria' (2 Dec 2015)
WILTSHIRE UNITED AREA
to be taken to their website
is raising money for the
three charities below. Click
on each to learn more about them.
Turning Point Trust
for December 2018 news.
food for local people in crisis
clients bring their voucher to be redeemed for three days
emergency food. Volunteers meet clients over a cup of
tea and can signpost people to agencies able to solve the
a Christian charity and part of the Trussell Trust Foodbank
Network. It works with supporters and beneficiaries
regardless of their faith or lack of faith. As a result of
the growth in its activities throughout the Kennet area and the
retirement of some long-standing volunteers it is now seeking
people for the following roles:
Trustees to join the Board of Trustees to provide strategic
direction and use their skills and knowledge to ensure that it
meets its responsibilities as it seeks to expand its operations.
They will have a desire to help people in crisis through
dealing with food poverty. People with communication/IT
skills and experience in fund-raising activities will be
Volunteer Administrators. Ideally they will have a knowledge of
using spreadsheets and simple databases. Training will be
wanting more information or considering the above position(s)
should contact Peter Brearley (Chair of Trustees) see 'Contact'
for link to email.
£1 a copy
The answers are
Items of Clothing
As in previous years, we
suggest you could send a quiz to friends & family with
If you would like a Quiz sheet, please ask Cynthia or Colin Crocker
via link on 'Contact's page, or look out for them for sale in
St Andrew’s on Sundays
& at other Church events.
Also available at
All proceeds from the
sale of the quiz will be divided
between the charities
supported by St Andrew’s Church.
Closing date 13 Jan 2019.
to see some previous and some of the latest books added to our Church Library
up to November 2018.
We have just over two hundred books, so
a lot from which to choose. They cover Prayer, World Religions,
Bible History, Translations, Interpretations, Study Guides,
Spirituality, Autobiographies, Biographies and lots of real-life
stories. If it's not there let me know.
books are marked as belonging to St Andrew's Church Library, so if you
find one that isn't please
me. I might have missed it.
sign in the books when you borrow them. then we will know who to chase
if you hold on to them for too long.
of you may be moved to write a paragraph about a book you have read,
which has moved you or impressed you. Thank you.
enjoy a good read.
House, 1 Church Street, Market Lavington, SN10 4DT
the best coffee in Market Lavington!)
Advent Chocolate Bars available !!
Mon: 10.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.
10.00 a.m. - 4.30 pm.
10.00 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.
10.00 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.
Sat: 10.00 a.m. -
is available at the Community Hall.
layout to accommodate wheelchairs & pushchairs.
can now get a coffee on Monday morning from 10.00
staff - Ann, Sarah, Ellen & Malcolm have all
joined the team.
have been open for 5 years. Maybe you have
never been to St.Arbucks. Everyone is very
were able to make a large donation to the Tuesday
Club this year. Money given by customers this
year will help people around the world through
toilettwinning.org. One in three people
worldwide don't have a loo. By supporting
Toilet Twinning we are helping to flush away
poverty. The toilet in St.Arbucks has been
twinned with a latrine in Nepal
shop on the corner of Church/White Street in
Cow Ice Cream
to serve you!
of Soup & a Bread Roll.
Cuppa 10.30 a.m.
1st Friday morning.
a.m. - 2.00 p.m.
1st Saturday (usually)
to support the vulnerable and homeless of the Devizes area. It
offers three drop-in sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
at St John's Parish Rooms. At these sessions our service users
receive meals, fellowship, counselling, personal hygiene
(showers) and the use of a laundry which is just to be
upgraded thanks to a grant from The Gannett Foundation.
We see around 20 people at an opening. These will be
homeless, sofa-surfers and those struggling to keep a roof over
could not operate without the strong support of the Christian
community of Devizes team, particularly on the Friday shift from
16.30-19.00. These volunteers have the key roles of
cooking or counselling (sometimes both). We are always
looking to strengthen our team.
key worker as Acting Co-ordinator for many months has been
Christopher Sloane from Sheep St Baptist Church. Without
his stalwart work recently, when our Co-ordinator moved on to
take a promotion, it would have been difficult for us to
continue without his organisation and front-line skills.
strengthen Opendoors we particularly need people with the
confidence and skills to be Team-leaders at and run openings to
support our new co-ordinator Nadia Mitchell. If you are
interested in supporting the work of Devizes Opendoors
please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or text the Chair, Eddie Sims on 07968983660.
And please continue to support our work with your
youth club meets at Southbroom Centre (next to the Leisure Centre)
on Wednesday evenings. Although it is a secular club, the
leaders are keen to build up a Christian ethos and would really
appreciate two or three more adults joining the team. Some
leaders like to be there every week, others prefer fortnightly.
contact Annica if you think you can help 07810 837787 - email: email@example.com
There is a Traidcraft
stall at St Andrew's after the service on the first Sunday of the
Don't expect things to be
cheap! Being fair to the producers means paying more - but
you can enjoy your purchases with a good conscience!
Why not take a look at
the catalogue for craft items as well as food, or look at their
website - www.traidcraftshop.co.uk
Items not on
the stall can be ordered through the church and not incur any
I can order
sweatshirts for £15 and short-sleeved polo shirts for £12.50.
in many colours & all sizes.
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