St. Werburgh Church, Wembury 

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DIARY DATES FOR NOVEMBER


Friday Nov 2nd Memorial service for Mary Everett, 2pm


Curry & Quiz night – start 7pm.   See below.


Wednesday Nov 7th Fundraising Committee meeting am – contact Sue Lord 862131


Mothers’ Union; 2pm Knighton Room


Sunday Nov 11th 8:00am Holy Communion


10:50am Act of Remembrance followed by plaque unveiling.


Thursday Nov 15th Standing Committee meeting, 7:30pm


Tuesday Nov 20th Lay Disciple & Ministry Taster Session, Holy Cross, Newton Ferrers, 7pm


Friday Nov 23rd Coffee Morning, 1 St Werburgh Close, 10am


Thursday Nov 29th PCC meeting; 7:30pm in church


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Calling all gardeners!  The plans for a Flower Festival in 2019 are in the very early stages – more detail soon.  As gardens are tidied over the winter period, please take some extra cuttings etc to donate to a plant stall.


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Elizabeth East is hosting a coffee morning at her home, 1 St Werburgh Close, on Friday November 23rd from 10am.  There will be a Bring & Buy, a raffle, delicious cakes to buy, books and cards on sale and of course, great company.   Tickets are £3 available in church or from Carol, Sue or Jayne.



SOCIAL AND FUNDRAISING EVENTS

Nov 2nd   Curry & Quiz night: 7pm start £15

Nov 23rd  Coffee morning, 1 St Werburgh Close £3

Dec 6th    Bath Christmas Market coach trip £20

Dec 7th    Organ concert with John, Will & Mike £10


All tickets from Sue 862131 or Jayne 863292 or sign the sheets at the back of church


THANK YOU to everyone for helping and supporting at our recent events.  The concert, book sale, Harvest Lunch and Church Open Afternoon have raised a total of £2,094


CURRY & QUIZ NIGHT. Please note, the food will be served at 7:00pm.   

We can get a few more teams in, buy your tickets by Wednesday Oct 31st from Sue 862131 or Jayne 863292


SIDESPERSONS – our tiny band of volunteers would welcome any assistance you can give.  Please consider joining the team and offer your services to Carol.


Everyone is invited to a Lay Discipleship and Ministry taster and consultation evening on Tuesday November 20th in Holy Cross church, Newton Ferrers at 7:00pm.  Jon Curtis, the Diocesan Lay Discipleship Project Manager is putting on special training for our deanery.  The training courses will run in February/March 2019 – more information on the church notice board.


Rev Caroline Eglin is holding an Advent Quiet Day at her home in Yealmpton on Wed Dec 5th.  Booking is essential.  It will cost £16 to include lunch and drinks.  Contact caroline@eglins.co.uk


Remember that on Saturday November 10th Wembury Local History Society are holding an exhibition in Wembury War Memorial Village to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War between 10am and 5pm. 

 

To support this, the church is organising the refreshments which will be in the Knighton Room between 10am – 4pm.  We would welcome helpers to support on the day – please let Carol know if you can come for an hour or so.



The Bath Christmas Market outing - THURSDAY Dec 6th come and enjoy the market and shops before they get busy at the weekend!  The coach leaves Wembury at 8am with a pick-up in Elburton. Departing Bath at 5pm.  Tickets still available at £20 from Sue 862131 or Jayne 863292


The FOODBANK always requires donations for local people in crisis.  Tins and packets of non-perishable food are best for leaving in church, but gifts of toiletries and cleaning products are also very welcome.  Please bring items weekly to the box on the back pew.


Prayer List: with the new Data Protection legislation in mind, we can only take requests from the person or a very close relative.  Names will remain for a maximum of 3 months but can of course be renewed on request. Prayer Diary is on the church website.

Please pray for: Andy, Andrew, Avril, Betty, Dennis, Elsie, Margaret, Sue.

Recently died: Mary Everett